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There are 6 ways to get from Puerto Escondido to Tulum by plane, bus or car

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

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Fly to Cancun, bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Escondido (PXM) to Cancun (CUN) PXM - CUN
  2. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport to Tulum

$158 - $385

Cheapest option

Bus, ADO  •  31 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Escondido to Salina Cruz
  2. Take the ADO from Salina Cruz to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna
  3. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Colectivos to Tulum

$65 - $110

4 alternative options

Fly to Merida, ADO  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Escondido (PXM) to Merida (MID) PXM - MID
  2. Take the ADO from Mérida CAME to Tulum Terminal ADO

$153 - $429

Bus  •  32 h

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Escondido to San Cristóbal de las Casas
  2. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Tulum Terminal ADO Ado / ...

$103 - $138

OCC, bus  •  36 h 13 min

  1. Take the OCC from Puerto Escondido to Oaxaca OCC Puerto Escondido
  2. Take the bus from Oaxaca to Tulum ADO Oaxaca

$72 - $147

Drive  •  20 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Escondido to Tulum 952.9 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Escondido to Tulum is to bus and ADO which costs $1200 - $2200 and takes 31 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Escondido to Tulum is to fly and bus which costs $3000 - $7500 and takes 7 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Escondido to Tulum. However, there are services departing from Puerto Escondido and arriving at Tulum via Salina Cruz and Playa del Carmen Colectivos. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 3 min.

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The distance between Puerto Escondido and Tulum is 1125 km. The road distance is 1524.6 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Escondido to Tulum without a car is to bus and ADO which takes 31 h 3 min and costs $1200 - $2200.

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It takes approximately 7 h 45 min to get from Puerto Escondido to Tulum, including transfers.

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Puerto Escondido to Tulum bus services, operated by AltaMar, depart from Puerto Escondido station.

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There is no direct flight from Puerto Escondido Airport to Cancun Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Puerto Escondido to Tulum bus services, operated by Sindicato de taxistas Lázaro Cárdenas del Río, arrive at Tulum station.

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Tulum is 1 h ahead of Puerto Escondido. It is currently 7:40 AM in Puerto Escondido and 8:40 AM in Tulum.

Map of how to get from Puerto Escondido to Tulum.
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  • Distance: 703 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 45 min

What companies run services between Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico and Tulum, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Puerto Escondido to Tulum via Salina Cruz, Salina Cruz, Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna, and Playa del Carmen Colectivos in around 31 h 3 min.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Puerto Escondido to Cancun via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Puerto Escondido to Merida via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Puerto Escondido to Cancun via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Flights from Puerto Escondido to Merida via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Puerto Escondido to Cancun via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Puerto Escondido to Cancun via Guadalajara, Monterrey
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Puerto Escondido to Merida via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cancún International Airport to Tulum
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $26
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$18 - $26
Economy
$7 - $11
Bus from Mérida CAME to Tulum Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$23 - $35
Economy
$13 - $19
Bus from Salina Cruz to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna
Ave. Duration
22 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$55 - $85
Economy
$50 - $75
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Tulum Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$45 - $70
Economy
$40 - $60
Bus from Puerto Escondido to Oaxaca
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$23 - $35
Economy
$13 - $19
Bus from Oaxaca to Tulum
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$60 - $90
Economy
$55 - $85
Sindicato de taxistas Lázaro Cárdenas del Río
Phone
01 984 267 3111
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Playa del Carmen Colectivos to Tulum
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
facebook.com
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Turismo Alianza
Phone
+52 9211677641
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Tulum
Ave. Duration
13 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
facebook.com
Transportes Caballero S.A de C.V
Phone
+52 998 122 3684
Email
sergiocaballero-06@hotmail.com
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Tulum
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
facebook.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Escondido to Tulum is 1525 km. It takes approximately 20 h 44 min to drive from Puerto Escondido to Tulum.

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Interjet, Volaris and Viva Aerobus offer flights from Puerto Escondido Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 627+ hotels available in Tulum. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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