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

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Fly  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Huatulco (HUX) PVR - HUX

$128 - $282

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Bus Estrella Blanca  •  33 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Acapulco Puerto Vallarta-Acapulco
  2. Take the bus from Acapulco Centro to Pochutla

$79 - $171

3 alternative options

Bus  •  29 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Riviera Nayarit to México Terminal Tasqueña Puerto Vallarta
  2. Take the bus from México Sur Taxqueña to San Pedro Pochutla Tasqueña

$98 - $186

Bus via Celaya  •  31 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Celaya
  3. Take the bus from Celaya to Mexico City North Bus Terminal
  4. Take the bus from México Sur Taxqueña to San Pedro Pochutla

$109 - $154

Drive  •  18 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Puerto Vallarta to Zipolite 988.9 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Zipolite is to bus which costs $1400 - $3300 and takes 33 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Zipolite is to fly which costs $2400 - $5500 and takes 5 h 34 min.

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The distance between Puerto Vallarta and Zipolite is 1073 km. The road distance is 1582.3 km.

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The best way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Zipolite without a car is to bus which takes 29 h 18 min and costs $1800 - $3600.

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It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Puerto Vallarta to Zipolite, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Puerto Vallarta to Zipolite is to fly which takes 5 h 34 min and costs $2400 - $5500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1800 - $3600 and takes 29 h 18 min.

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There is no direct flight from Puerto Vallarta Airport to Huatulco Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Vallarta to Zipolite is 1582 km. It takes approximately 18 h 8 min to drive from Puerto Vallarta to Zipolite.

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Viva Aerobus, Interjet and Aeroméxico offer flights from Puerto Vallarta Airport to Huatulco Airport.

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There are 134+ hotels available in Zipolite. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Vallarta to Zipolite.
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  • Distance: 670.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 34 min

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

Interjet, Aeroméxico and two other airlines fly from Puerto Vallarta to Zipolite 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Puerto Vallarta to Zipolite via Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit, México Terminal Tasqueña, México Sur Taxqueña, and San Pedro Pochutla in around 29 h 18 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Puerto Vallarta to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $330
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Riviera Nayarit to México Terminal Tasqueña
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$50 - $75
Full Fare
$65 - $95
Regular Price
$76
Internet Discount
$64
Bus from México Sur Taxqueña to San Pedro Pochutla
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$45 - $70
Full Fare
$60 - $85
Regular Price
$76
Internet Discount
$64
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
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Celaya
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Celaya to Mexico City North Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$50 - $75
Primera Select
$85 - $120

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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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