There are 6 ways to get from Puerto Vallarta to Ajijic by plane, bus, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Guadalajara (GDL) PVR - GDL

$64 - $238

Cheapest option

Bus Vallarta Plus  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara Puerto Vallarta-Acapulco
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Ajijic

$21 - $40

4 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Riviera Nayarit to Zapopan Puerto Vallarta
  2. Take a taxi from Zapopan to Ajijic

$48 - $70

Bus ETN  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Riviera Nayarit to Zapopan Puerto Vallarta
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Ajijic

$28 - $44

Taxi  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puerto Vallarta to Ajijic 240.9 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Vallarta to Ajijic 240.9 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Ajijic is to bus which costs $390 - $750 and takes 8 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Ajijic is to fly which costs $1200 - $4500 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Puerto Vallarta and Ajijic is 208 km. The road distance is 385.5 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Puerto Vallarta to Ajijic, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Vallarta to Ajijic. However, there are services departing from Autotransportes Medina and arriving at Ajijic via Riviera Nayarit, Aviación, Jardín Aranzazú and Guadalajara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 32 min.

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The best way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Puerto Vallarta Airport is to bus which takes 13 min and costs $8.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Vallarta to Ajijic.
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  • Distance: 130 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

What companies run services between Puerto Vallarta, Mexico and Ajijic, Mexico?

Aereo Calafia, Interjet and two other airlines fly from Puerto Vallarta to Ajijic 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Puerto Vallarta to Ajijic via Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit, Zapopan, Aviación, Juárez, Jardín Aranzazú, Antigua Central Camionera, and Guadalajara in around 7 h 32 min.

Airlines
Aereo Calafia
Website
calafiaairlines.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$25 - $240
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Riviera Nayarit to Zapopan
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$24 - $40
Full Fare
$25 - $35
Regular Price
$39
Internet Discount
$33
Autotransportes Chapala
Phone
018007272727, (52)3336195675, (52)3336193312
Website
chapalaplus.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Ajijic
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
chapalaplus.com.mx
Vallarta Plus
Website
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$16 - $25
Primera Select
$25 - $35
Other operators
Taxi from Zapopan to Ajijic
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Contaxi
Phone
+52 33 8130 0600

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