There are 6 ways to get from Puerto Vallarta to Puebla by plane, bus, subway or car

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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Fly to Mexico City, bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Mexico City (MEX) PVR - MEX
  2. Take the bus from Mexico City International Airport T1 to Puebla - 4PTE

$53 - $218

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Bus Primera Plus  •  16 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Mexico City North Bus Primera Plus / ...
  2. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Puebla CAPU Ado

$51 - $117

4 alternative options

Fly to Puebla  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Puebla (PBC) PVR - PBC

$84 - $252

Fly to Toluca, line 1 subway, bus  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Toluca (TLC) PVR - TLC
  2. Take the line 1 subway from Observatorio to San Lázaro_1_5
  3. Take the bus from México TAPO to Puebla Terminal CAPU

$67 - $983

Bus ETN  •  16 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Riviera Nayarit to Puebla Puerto Vallarta

$60 - $112

Drive  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Vallarta to Puebla 626.6 miles

$80 - $130

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No, there is no direct bus from Puerto Vallarta to Puebla. However, there are services departing from Autotransportes Medina and arriving at Puebla via Riviera Nayarit. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 32 min.

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The distance between Puerto Vallarta and Puebla is 756 km. The road distance is 1002.6 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Puebla without a car is to bus which takes 16 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Puerto Vallarta to Puebla, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Puebla is to fly which takes 2 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 16 h 32 min.

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The quickest flight from Puerto Vallarta Airport to Mexico City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Puerto Vallarta to Puebla bus services, operated by ETN, arrive at Puebla station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Vallarta to Puebla is 1003 km. It takes approximately 10 h 47 min to drive from Puerto Vallarta to Puebla.

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Volaris, Viva Aerobus, Aeroméxico and Interjet offer flights from Puerto Vallarta Airport to Mexico City Airport.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Vallarta to Puebla.
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  • Distance: 472.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 1 min

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

Viva Aerobus flies from Puerto Vallarta to Puebla twice a week. Alternatively, ETN operates a bus from Puerto Vallarta to Puebla once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $110 and the journey takes 14 h 50 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Mexico City via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Toluca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Puebla
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Train operators
Sistema de Transporte Colectivo Metro
Phone
+52 55 5709 0860
Email
redessociales@metro.cdmx.gob.mx
Website
metro.cdmx.gob.mx
Subway from Observatorio to San Lázaro_1_5
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
metro.cdmx.gob.mx
Bus operators
Estrella Roja
Website
estrellaroja.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City International Airport T1 to Puebla - 4PTE
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Schedules at
aeropuertoer.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City TAPO to Puebla CAPU
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
estrellaroja.com.mx
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from México TAPO to Puebla Terminal CAPU
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $26
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$18 - $26
Economy
$7 - $12
Bus from México Central Norte to Puebla CAPU
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $26
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$19 - $26
Economy
$8 - $12
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Riviera Nayarit to Puebla
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$60 - $90
Full Fare
$80 - $110
Regular Price
$103
Internet Discount
$88
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Mexico City North Bus
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$54
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
12 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$35 - $55
Primera Select
$60 - $80

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There are 275+ hotels available in Puebla. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Puerto Vallarta Airport is to bus which takes 16 min and costs .

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