There are 8 ways to get from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara by ferry, bus, taxi, car or plane

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

Vallarta Plus operates a bus from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara once daily. Tickets cost $21 - $27 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min. Alternatively, TAR Aerolineas, Aeromar and Interjet fly from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara 4 times a day.

Airlines
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Avg. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
TAR Aerolineas
Website
tarmexico.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Avg. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Avg. Duration
50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Riviera Nayarit to Guadalajara - Zapopan
Avg. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$25 - $40
Full Fare
$26 - $40
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Tepic
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Book at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$17 - $26
Full Fare
$14 - $20
Bus from Tepic to Guadalajara - Zapopan
Avg. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$19 - $28
Full Fare
$17 - $24
Vallarta Plus
Website
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Sayulita to Zapopan
Avg. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Zapopan
Avg. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Tepic
Avg. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$14 - $20
Bus from Tepic to Zapopan
Avg. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$16 - $22
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Tepic to Zapopan
Avg. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Avg. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$16 - $25
Primera Select
$25 - $35
Ferry operators
Watertaxi Vallarta
Phone
55 2211863
Email
watertaxivallarta@yahoo.com.mx
Ferry from Downtown Puerto Vallarta to Paradise Village Public Dock
Avg. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16
Other operators
Taxi
Avg. Duration
3 h 55 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara?

The distance between Puerto Vallarta and Guadalajara is 191 km. The road distance is 329 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara?

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara is to bus which costs $550 and takes 10 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara?

The quickest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara is to taxi which takes 3 h 55 min and costs $2800.

Is there a direct bus between Puerto Vallarta and Guadalajara?

No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara. However, there are services departing from Veracruz and arriving at Santa María del Pueblito via Puerto Vallarta, Sayulita and Funeral Colonias. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 44 min.

How long does it take to get from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara?

It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara, including transfers.