There are 5 ways to get from Puerto Vallarta to Monterrey by plane, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Monterrey (MTY) PVR - MTY

$79 - $294

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Monterrey Omnibus

$59 - $88

3 alternative options

Bus via Zapopan  •  17 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Riviera Nayarit to Zapopan Puerto Vallarta
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Monterrey Omnibus

$65 - $114

Bus Estrella Blanca  •  22 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Mazatlán
  2. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Monterrey Futura / ...

$63 - $131

Drive  •  13 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Vallarta to Monterrey 699.6 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Monterrey is to bus which costs $1100 - $1700 and takes 17 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Monterrey is to fly which costs $1400 - $5500 and takes 3 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Vallarta to Monterrey. However, there are services departing from Autotransportes Medina and arriving at Monterrey via Riviera Nayarit, Zapopan and Guadalajara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 9 min.

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The distance between Puerto Vallarta and Monterrey is 754 km. The road distance is 1119.3 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Monterrey without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 9 min and costs $1200 - $2200.

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Puerto Vallarta to Monterrey, including transfers.

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Puerto Vallarta to Monterrey bus services, operated by ETN, depart from Riviera Nayarit station.

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The best way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Monterrey is to fly which takes 3 h 14 min and costs $1400 - $5500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1200 - $2200 and takes 17 h 9 min.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Vallarta to Monterrey.
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  • Distance: 471.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

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

Viva Aerobus and Volaris fly from Puerto Vallarta to Monterrey twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Puerto Vallarta to Monterrey via Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit, Zapopan, and Guadalajara in around 17 h 9 min.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Riviera Nayarit to Zapopan
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$25 - $40
Full Fare
$26 - $40
Regular Price
$39
Internet Discount
$33
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Vallarta Plus
Website
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Mazatlán
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$27 - $40
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
13 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$35 - $55
Primera Select
$60 - $85

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