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

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Bus via Talpa de Allende

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Talpa de Allende
  2. Take the bus from Talpa de Allende to Guadalajara

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Zapopan

Night bus, bus

  1. Take the night bus from Brasil y Calle Honduras to Zona Militar
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Zapopan

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara

Drive

  1. Drive from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara

Fly, bus

  1. Fly from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Guadalajara (GDL)
  2. Take the bus from Carrillo Díaz to Parque Agua Azul

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara is to drive which costs $500 - $800 and takes 3h 53m.

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The fastest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara is to fly and bus. Taking this option will cost $700 - $2500 and takes 3h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara. However, there are services departing from Plaza las Glorias and arriving at Guadalajara via Francisco Medina Ascencio y Calle Albatros, Puerto Vallarta and Talpa de Allende. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 58m.

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The distance between Puerto Vallarta and Guadalajara is 191 km. The road distance is 325.6 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara without a car is to bus via Talpa de Allende which takes 2h 58m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 58m to get from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara, including transfers.

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Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara bus services, operated by Autotransportes Guadalajara Talpa Mascota (ATM), 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 Guadalajara bus services, operated by Autotransportes Guadalajara Talpa Mascota (ATM), arrive at Guadalajara station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara is 326 km. It takes approximately 3h 53m to drive from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara.
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  • Distance: 191.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 58m

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

You can take a bus from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara via Paseo de las Flores, Francisco Medina Ascencio y Calle Albatros, Revolución y Calle Nuevo Malecón, Puerto Vallarta, and Talpa de Allende in around 2h 58m.

Airlines
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.mx
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1000 - $4400
TAR Aerolineas
Website
tarmexico.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1400 - $3800
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $4200
Bus operators
Autotransportes Guadalajara Talpa Mascota (ATM)
Phone
800 832 6616
Email
contacto@talpamascota.com
Website
talpamascota.com
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Talpa de Allende
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
talpamascota.com
Bus from Talpa de Allende to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$260
Schedules at
talpamascota.com
Vallarta Plus
Phone
+52 333 111 8780
Email
callcenter@vallartaplus.com
Website
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Zapopan
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$550 - $650
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
ETN
Phone
800 800 0386
Email
atn_clientes@etn.com.mx
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Zapopan
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$460 - $750
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Online discount
$460 - $650
Regular price at station
$500 - $700
Unibuspv
Phone
+52 322 276 4146
Website
unibuspv.com.mx
Night bus from Brasil y Calle Honduras to Zona Militar
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
unibuspv.com.mx
Primera Plus
Phone
+52 477 710 0060
Website
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Zapopan
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$490 - $650
Schedules at
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Transportistas Unidos de Tlaquepaque S.A. (TUTSA)
Bus from Carrillo Díaz to Parque Agua Azul
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Autobuses y transportes Guadalajara El Salto
Bus from Carrillo Díaz to Parque Agua Azul
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Other operators
Taxi from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Estimated price
$2500 - $3000
Transportaciones Puerto Vallarta
Phone
+52 322 135 6362
Website
aerotpv.com
Taxi Puerto Vallarta
Phone
+52 322 175 5014
Website
facebook.com
Radio Taxi
Phone
+52 322 120 8850
Website
facebook.com

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

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There are 236+ hotels available in Guadalajara. Prices start at $2000 MXN per night.

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The best way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Puerto Vallarta Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs $11.

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