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There are 7 ways to get from Puerto Barrios to Xela by taxi, bus, shuttle, car or plane

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Taxi, bus  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puerto Barrios to Río Dulce
  2. Take the bus from Río Dulce to Guatemala City
  3. Take the bus from Guatemala City Terminal Galgos Internacional to Quetzaltenango

$83 - $142

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Bus via Quetzaltenango  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Barrios to Ciudad Guatemala Calle 15 Puerto Barrios
  2. Take the bus from Guatemala City Terminal Galgos Internacional to Quetzaltenango

$16 - $58

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Bus  •  11 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Barrios to Ciudad Guatemala Calle 15 Puerto Barrios
  2. Take the bus from Guatemala City to Quetzaltenango Xela Zona 1

$17 - $37

Bus, shuttle  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Izabal to Guatemala City
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Antigua Guatemala to Quetzaltenango

$75 - $91

Drive  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Barrios to Xela 311.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Puerto Barrios, bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Barrios (PBR) to Guatemala City (GUA) PBR - GUA
  2. Take the bus from Guatemala City Terminal Galgos Internacional to Quetzaltenango

$98 - $352

Drive to San Pedro Sula, fly, bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Barrios to San Pedro Sula
  2. Fly from San Pedro Sula (SAP) to Guatemala City (GUA) SAP - GUA
  3. Take the bus from Guatemala City Terminal Galgos Internacional to Quetzaltenango

$213 - $767

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Barrios to Xela is to bus which costs $16 - $60 and takes 9 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Barrios to Xela is to fly and bus which costs $95 - $360 and takes 4 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Barrios to Xela. However, there are services departing from Puerto Barrios and arriving at Quetzaltenango via Guatemala City Terminal Galgos Internacional. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 31 min.

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The distance between Puerto Barrios and Xela is 329 km. The road distance is 498.8 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Barrios to Xela without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 7 h 59 min and costs $80 - $150.

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It takes approximately 7 h 59 min to get from Puerto Barrios to Xela, including transfers.

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Puerto Barrios to Xela bus services, operated by Litegua, depart from Puerto Barrios station.

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The quickest flight from Puerto Barrios Airport to Guatemala City Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Puerto Barrios to Xela bus services, operated by Trans Galgos Inter, arrive at Quetzaltenango station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Barrios to Xela is 499 km. It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to drive from Puerto Barrios to Xela.

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  • Distance: 205.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 59 min

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

You can take a bus from Puerto Barrios to Xela via Ciudad Guatemala Calle 15, Guatemala City Terminal Galgos Internacional, and Quetzaltenango in around 9 h 31 min.

Airlines
TAG Airlines
Website
tag.com.gt
Flights from Puerto Barrios to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Guatemala City via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
CM Airlines
Website
cmairlines.com
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Bus operators
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Río Dulce to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Trans Galgos Inter
Litegua
Phone
+502 2326-9595
Website
litegua.com
Bus from Puerto Barrios to Ciudad Guatemala Calle 15
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
litegua.com
Especial
$9
Plus
$11
Linea Dorada
Turansa
Website
turansa.com
Bus from Izabal to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
turansa.com
Atitrans Tours & Travel
Phone
+502 78323371
Website
atitrans.net
Shuttle from Antigua Guatemala to Quetzaltenango
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
atitrans.net
Other operators
Taxi from Puerto Barrios to Río Dulce
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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TAG Airlines offers flights from Puerto Barrios Airport to Guatemala City Airport.

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There are 61+ hotels available in Xela. Prices start at $10 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Puerto Barrios to Puerto Barrios Airport is to taxi which takes 52 min and costs $13 - $17.

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