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There are 6 ways to get from Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal by plane, bus, rideshare 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  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Chetumal (CTM) PVR - CTM

$141 - $324

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Bus  •  38 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Mexico City North Bus
  2. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Veracruz
  3. Take the bus from Veracruz to Chetumal Ado

$101 - $202

4 alternative options

Bus via Villahermosa  •  37 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Puebla
  2. Take the bus from Puebla Terminal CAPU to Villahermosa
  3. Take the bus from Villahermosa to ADO Chetumal Ado

$111 - $222

Bus #2  •  40 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Puebla
  2. Take the bus from Puebla to Veracruz
  3. Take the bus from Veracruz to Chetumal Ado

$114 - $216

Bus, rideshare  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Tepic
  2. Take the bus from Tepic to Mexico
  3. Take the bus from Mexico City to Cancun
  4. Take the bus from Cancun Terminal ADO to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
  5. Take the rideshare from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Chetumal

$119 - $195

Drive  •  25 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal 1380 miles

$180 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal is to bus and rideshare which costs $2200 - $3800 and takes 2 days 0 h.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal is to fly which costs $2700 - $6500 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal. However, there are services departing from Autotransportes Medina and arriving at ADO Chetumal via Puerto Vallarta, Puebla Terminal CAPU and Villahermosa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 21 min.

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The distance between Puerto Vallarta and Chetumal is 1788 km. The road distance is 2207.9 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal without a car is to bus which takes 37 h 21 min and costs $2100 - $4300.

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It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal, including transfers.

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Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal bus services, operated by ETN, depart from Puerto Vallarta station.

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The best way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal is to fly which takes 5 h 39 min and costs $2700 - $6500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $2100 - $4300 and takes 37 h 21 min.

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There is no direct flight from Puerto Vallarta Airport to Chetumal Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal bus services, operated by ADO, arrive at ADO Chetumal station.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal.
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  • Distance: 1117.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 39 min

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

Interjet, Aeroméxico and two other airlines fly from Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal via Palmas, Puerto Vallarta, Puebla, Puebla Terminal CAPU, and Villahermosa in around 37 h 21 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $340
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Puebla
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$60 - $90
Full Fare
$80 - $110
Regular Price
$109
Internet Discount
$98
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Puebla Terminal CAPU to Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$35 - $50
Economy
$27 - $40
Bus from Villahermosa to ADO Chetumal
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $50
Economy
$24 - $35
Bus from México Central Norte to Veracruz
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$28 - $40
Economy
$19 - $28
Bus from Veracruz to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$50 - $70
Economy
$40 - $65
Bus from Puebla to Veracruz
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$24 - $35
Economy
$13 - $20
Bus from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$70 - $100
Economy
$65 - $95
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Mexico City North Bus
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$54
Schedules at
ventas.primeraplus.com.mx
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
12 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$35 - $55
Primera Select
$60 - $80
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Tepic
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$14 - $20
Bus from Tepic to Mexico
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$40 - $55
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Tepic to Mexico City North Bus
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cancun Terminal ADO to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Other operators
SUCHAA
Phone
+52 8320267, +52 98328164
Email
suchaa-unido@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Rideshare from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
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SUCHAA

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Chetumal is 1 h ahead of Puerto Vallarta. It is currently 6:39 PM in Puerto Vallarta and 7:39 PM in Chetumal.

Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal is 2208 km. It takes approximately 25 h 20 min to drive from Puerto Vallarta to Chetumal.

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Viva Aerobus, Volaris, Aeroméxico and Interjet offer flights from Puerto Vallarta Airport to Chetumal Airport.

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There are 179+ hotels available in Chetumal. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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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 $7 - $45.

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