There are 6 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 via Zapopan  •  8 h 21 min

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

$46 - $82

Cheapest option

Bus Estrella Blanca  •  8 h 58 min

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

$22 - $50

4 alternative options

Bus Vallarta Plus  •  9 h 20 min

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

$38 - $42

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 41 min

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

$70 - $263

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Colima is to bus which costs $410 - $950 and takes 8 h 58 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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The distance between Puerto Vallarta and Colima is 219 km. The road distance is 372.3 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 21 min to get from Puerto Vallarta to Colima, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Vallarta to Colima. However, there are services departing from Autotransportes Medina and arriving at Colima via Riviera Nayarit, Zapopan and Guadalajara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 21 min.

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The best way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Colima without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 21 min and costs $850 - $1600.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Vallarta to Colima.
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  • Distance: 136.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 21 min

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

You can take a bus from Puerto Vallarta to Colima via Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit, Zapopan, and Guadalajara in around 8 h 21 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
Thursday and 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
$38
Internet Discount
$33
Bus from Guadalajara to Colima
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$19 - $28
Full Fare
$17 - $24
Regular Price
$21
Internet Discount
$19
Bus from Manzanillo to Colima
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $21
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$14 - $21
Full Fare
$9 - $13
Regular Price
$9
Internet Discount
$8
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 - $22
Primera Select
$21 - $28
Vallarta Plus
Website
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $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
$15
Schedules at
surdejalisco.com.mx
Other operators
Taxi from Puerto Vallarta to Colima
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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