There are 3 ways to get from Puerto Barrios to Tikal by taxi, bus or car

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Taxi, bus  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puerto Barrios to Río Dulce
  2. Take the bus from Río Dulce to Santa Elena
  3. Take the bus from Santa Elena - Mercado to Parque Nacional Tikal

$86 - $104

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Morales to Santa Elena
  2. Take the bus from Santa Elena - Mercado to Parque Nacional Tikal Santa Elena

$37 - $39

1 alternative option

Drive  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Barrios to Tikal 222.4 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Barrios to Tikal is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Barrios to Tikal is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The distance between Puerto Barrios and Tikal is 199 km. The road distance is 355.8 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Barrios to Tikal without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 8 h 28 min and costs $85 - $110.

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It takes approximately 8 h 28 min to get from Puerto Barrios to Tikal, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Barrios to Tikal is 356 km. It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to drive from Puerto Barrios to Tikal.

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There are four+ hotels available in Tikal. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Barrios to Tikal.
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  • Distance: 124.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 28 min

What companies run services between Puerto Barrios, Guatemala and Tikal, Guatemala?

You can take a bus from Puerto Barrios to Tikal via Entre Ríos, Morales, Santa Elena, Santa Elena - Mercado, and Parque Nacional Tikal in around 10 h 25 min.

Bus operators
Horario De Buses
Website
thebusschedule.com
Bus from Santa Elena - Mercado to Parque Nacional Tikal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
thebusschedule.com
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Morales to Santa Elena
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Other operators
Taxi from Puerto Barrios to Río Dulce
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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