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There are 8 ways to get from Puerto Cortés to Cancún by ferry, plane, bus, car or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Ferry to Placencia, fly  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the ferry from Puerto Cortes to Big Creek
  2. Fly from Placencia (PLJ) to Cancun (CUN) PLJ - CUN

$413 - $1,481

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus via Independence  •  15 h 8 min

  1. Take the ferry from Puerto Cortes to Big Creek
  2. Take the bus from Independence to Belize City
  3. Take the bus from Belize City to Cancún

$93 - $132

6 alternative options

Bus to San Pedro Sula, fly  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Cortés to San Pedro Sula
  2. Fly from San Pedro Sula (SAP) to Cancun (CUN) SAP - CUN

$283 - $1,084

Ferry to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, fly  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the ferry from Puerto Cortés to Belize City
  2. Fly from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt (BZE) to Cancun (CUN) BZE - CUN

$403 - $891

Ferry, drive, bus  •  13 h 26 min

  1. Take the ferry from Puerto Cortes to Big Creek
  2. Drive from Big Creek to Belmopan
  3. Take the bus from Belmopan to Belize City
  4. Take the bus from Belize City to Cancún

Ferry, bus  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Take the ferry from Puerto Cortés to Belize City Puerto Cortés
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to Cancún Belize City

$177 - $210

Ferry, bus, rideshare  •  18 h 3 min

  1. Take the ferry from Puerto Cortés to Belize City
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to Chetumal
  3. Take the rideshare from Chetumal to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
  4. Take the bus from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Cancun Terminal ADO

$172 - $179

Drive  •  17 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Cortés to Cancún 690.3 miles

$95 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Cortés to Cancún is to ferry and bus which costs $90 - $140 and takes 15 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Cortés to Cancún is to ferry and fly which costs $410 - $1,500 and takes 8 h 31 min.

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The distance between Puerto Cortés and Cancún is 606 km. The road distance is 1104.4 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Cortés to Cancún without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 13 h 40 min and costs $170 - $210.

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It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Puerto Cortés to Cancún, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Placencia Airport to Cancun Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Cancún is 1 h ahead of Puerto Cortés. It is currently 5:25 AM in Puerto Cortés and 6:25 AM in Cancún.

Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Cortés to Cancún is 1104 km. It takes approximately 17 h 32 min to drive from Puerto Cortés to Cancún.

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Maya Island Air and Tropic Air offer flights from Placencia Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 1189+ hotels available in Cancún. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Cortés to Cancún.
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  • Distance: 378.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 31 min

What companies run services between Puerto Cortés, Honduras and Cancún, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Puerto Cortés to Cancún. However, you can take the ferry to Big Creek, take the drive to Placencia airport, fly to Cancun, take the walk to Cancun International Airport, then take the bus to Cancún. Alternatively, you can take the bus to San Pedro Sula, take the bus to San Pedro Sula Airport, take the walk to San Pedro Sula airport, fly to Cancun, take the walk to Cancun International Airport, then take the bus to Cancún.

Airlines
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Placencia to Cancun via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,800
Flights from Placencia to Cancun via Dangriga, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $2,800
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Cancun via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Cancun via Guatemala City, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Cancun via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Cancun via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Cancun via Panama City
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,400
Bus operators
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Puerto Cortés to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
James Bus Line
Phone
(++501) 662-4475
Email
hickatee@gmail.com
Website
hickatee.com
Bus from Belmopan to Belize City
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hickatee.com
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Belize City to Cancún
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$35 - $50
Economy
$27 - $40
James Bus Company
Website
d02044893.brinkster.net
Bus from Independence to Belize City
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
d02044893.brinkster.net
bus
Bus from Independence to Belize City
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
belmopanonline.com
BBOC
Phone
+501 630-9303
Email
belizebusownerscoop@hotmail.com
Website
belizebus.wordpress.com
Bus from Belize City to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
belizebus.wordpress.com
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Cancun Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Ferry operators
D-Express
Phone
+504 9991-0778
Email
belizeferry@hotmail.com
Website
belizeferry.com
Ferry from Puerto Cortes to Big Creek
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
facebook.com
Starla International
Phone
+504 9545-9322
Email
starlaferry@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Puerto Cortés to Belize City
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
travelmundomaya.com
Other operators
SUCHAA
Phone
+52 8320267, +52 98328164
Email
suchaa-unido@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Rideshare from Chetumal to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
More information
SUCHAA

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