There are 4 ways to get from Puerto Vallarta to El Fuerte by bus, taxi, car, plane or train

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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Bus, taxi  •  14 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Los Mochis
  2. Take a taxi from Los Mochis to El Fuerte

$64 - $89

3 alternative options

Drive  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Vallarta to El Fuerte 577.2 miles

$75 - $120

Fly to Los Mochis, Chepe Regional  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Los Mochis (LMM) PVR - LMM
  2. Take the Chepe Regional from Los Mochis to El Fuerte

$89 - $312

Fly to Culiacan, bus, Chepe Regional  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Culiacan (CUL) PVR - CUL
  2. Take the bus from Culiacán to Los Mochis
  3. Take the Chepe Regional from Los Mochis to El Fuerte

$88 - $292

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to El Fuerte is to bus and taxi which costs $1300 - $1800 and takes 14 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to El Fuerte is to fly and Chepe Regional which takes 9 h 46 min and costs $1800 - $6500.

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The distance between Puerto Vallarta and El Fuerte is 732 km. The road distance is 924 km.

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It takes approximately 14 h 47 min to get from Puerto Vallarta to El Fuerte, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Puerto Vallarta, Mexico and El Fuerte, Sinaloa, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Puerto Vallarta to El Fuerte. However, you can take the bus to Palmas, take the walk to Puerto Vallarta, take the bus to Los Mochis, then take the taxi to El Fuerte. Alternatively, you can take the drive to El Fuerte.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Los Mochis via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Culiacan via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Los Mochis via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Culiacan via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Culiacan via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Culiacan via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Culiacan via Mexico City, Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Culiacan via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Train operators
Chepe
Phone
01 (614) 439-7211 • 01 (614) 439-7212 • 01 800 122-4373
Email
chepe@ferromex.mx
Website
chepe.com.mx
Train from Los Mochis to El Fuerte
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
chepe.com.mx
2nd Class
$12
1st Class
$19
Bus operators
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$40 - $60
Bus from Culiacán to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$16 - $22
Other operators
Taxi from Los Mochis to El Fuerte
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29

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