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There are 6 ways to get from Puerto Vallarta to Colima by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus Estrella Blanca  •  8 h 27 min

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

$20 - $59

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Bus Vallarta Plus  •  8 h 44 min

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

$35 - $52

Bus via Colima  •  9 h 16 min

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

$22 - $49

Taxi  •  5 h 18 min

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

$130 - $170

Drive  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Vallarta to Colima 232.7 miles

$30 - $45

Fly, bus  •  5 h 44 min

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

$67 - $261

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Colima is to bus which costs $380 - $1200 and takes 8 h 27 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Vallarta to Colima. However, there are services departing from Ley and arriving at Colima via Puerto Vallarta and Manzanillo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 27 min.

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The distance between Puerto Vallarta and Colima is 219 km. The road distance is 372.3 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Colima without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 27 min and costs $380 - $1200.

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It takes approximately 8 h 27 min to get from Puerto Vallarta to Colima, including transfers.

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Puerto Vallarta to Colima bus services, operated by Estrella Blanca, depart from Puerto Vallarta station.

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The quickest flight from Puerto Vallarta Airport to Guadalajara Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Puerto Vallarta to Colima bus services, operated by Primera Plus, arrive at Colima station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Vallarta to Colima is 372 km. It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to drive from Puerto Vallarta to Colima.

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  • Distance: 136.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 27 min

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

You can take a bus from Puerto Vallarta to Colima via Crucero de las Juntas, Puerto Vallarta, and Manzanillo in around 8 h 27 min.

Airlines
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
TAR Aerolineas
Website
facebook.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Bus operators
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Manzanillo
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $28
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$14 - $21
Primera Select
$21 - $28
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Manzanillo to Colima
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Manzanillo to Colima
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $30
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$14 - $20
Full Fare
$9 - $13
Regular Price
$30
Internet Discount
$26
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Manzanillo to Colima
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Vallarta Plus
Website
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Bucerias to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
Sur de Jalisco
Phone
01 800 622 22 22
Website
surdejalisco.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Colima
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
surdejalisco.com.mx
Autovías
Other operators
Taxi from Puerto Vallarta to Colima
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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TAR Aerolineas, Interjet, Aeromar and Viva Aerobus offer flights from Puerto Vallarta Airport to Guadalajara Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Colima. Prices start at $26 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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