There are 5 ways to get from Puerto Vallarta to Colima by bus, taxi, car or plane

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

Bus Vallarta Plus  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucerias to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Colima Guadalajara

$37 - $52

4 alternative options

Bus Estrella Blanca  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Manzanillo
  2. Take the bus from Manzanillo to Colima

Taxi  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puerto Vallarta to Colima 232.7 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Vallarta to Colima 232.7 miles

$30 - $45

Fly, bus  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Guadalajara (GDL) PVR - GDL
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Colima

$72 - $253

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

You can take a bus from Puerto Vallarta to Colima via Bucerías, Bucerias, and Guadalajara in around 8 h 42 min.

Airlines
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Bus operators
Vallarta Plus
Website
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Bucerias to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Colima
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$18 - $27
Full Fare
$16 - $23
Regular Price
$20
Internet Discount
$17
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Manzanillo
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$14 - $21
Primera Select
$20 - $27
Sur de Jalisco
Phone
01 800 622 22 22
Website
surdejalisco.com.mx
Bus from Manzanillo to Colima
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
surdejalisco.com.mx
Other operators
Taxi from Puerto Vallarta to Colima
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Puerto Vallarta and Colima is 219 km. The road distance is 372 km.

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Colima is to drive which costs $600 - $900 and takes 5 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Colima is to taxi which takes 5 h 18 min and costs $2600 - $3200.

No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Vallarta to Colima. However, there are services departing from Plaza las Glorias and arriving at Colima via Bucerias and Guadalajara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 42 min to get from Puerto Vallarta to Colima, including transfers.