There are 5 ways to get from Puerto Vallarta to San Sebastián by bus, car, plane or taxi

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Bus ETN  •  9 h 16 min

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

$58 - $87

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Bus Estrella Blanca  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara Puerto Vallarta-Acapulco
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara Central Vieja to Crucero Jocotepec Jocotepec

$52 - $81

3 alternative options

Bus Vallarta Plus  •  13 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Zapopan
  2. Take the bus from Expo Guadalajara to Crucero Jocotepec Jocotepec

$58 - $73

Drive  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Vallarta to San Sebastián 251 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, taxi  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Guadalajara (GDL) PVR - GDL
  2. Take a taxi from Guadalajara to San Sebastián

$90 - $277

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to San Sebastián is to drive which costs $600 - $950 and takes 5 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to San Sebastián is to fly and taxi which costs $1700 - $5500 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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The distance between Puerto Vallarta and San Sebastián is 199 km. The road distance is 401.6 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Vallarta to San Sebastián without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 16 min and costs $1100 - $1700.

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It takes approximately 9 h 16 min to get from Puerto Vallarta to San Sebastián, including transfers.

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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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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Vallarta to San Sebastián is 402 km. It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to drive from Puerto Vallarta to San Sebastián.

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

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There are two+ hotels available in San Sebastián. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Puerto Vallarta Airport is to bus which takes 13 min and costs $7 - $45.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Vallarta to San Sebastián.
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  • Distance: 124.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 16 min

What companies run services between Puerto Vallarta, Mexico and San Sebastián, Jalisco, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Puerto Vallarta to San Sebastián via Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit, Zapopan, Guadalajara, and Sayula in around 9 h 16 min.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $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
Sur de Jalisco
Phone
01 800 622 22 22
Website
surdejalisco.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Sayula
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
surdejalisco.com.mx
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$16 - $25
Primera Select
$25 - $35
Omnibus de la Ribera SA de CV
Phone
+52 387 763 1068
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Guadalajara Central Vieja to Crucero Jocotepec
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Expo Guadalajara to Crucero Jocotepec
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
facebook.com
Vallarta Plus
Website
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Zapopan
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Guadalajara to San Sebastián
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Contaxi
Phone
+52 33 8130 0600

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