There are 6 ways to get from Quetzaltenango to Belize City by bus, car, shuttle or plane

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Bus  •  20 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Quetzaltenango to Guatemala Zona 1 Xela
  2. Take the bus from Guatemala Centra Norte to Belize City Centra Norte

$54 - $79

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Bus via Melchor de Mencos  •  21 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Quetzaltenango Xela to Guatemala City
  2. Take the bus from Guatemala City to Melchor de Mencos
  3. Take the bus from Melchor de Mencos to Belize City

$44 - $61

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Bus via Don Bosco  •  20 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Quetzaltenango to Guatemala Zona 1 Quetzaltenango / ...
  2. Take the bus from Guatemala Centra Norte to Belize City Centra Norte

$60 - $85

Drive  •  14 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Quetzaltenango to Belize City 530.8 miles

$60 - $90

Shuttle, fly to Belize City Municipal  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Quetzaltenango to Antigua Guatemala
  2. Fly from Guatemala City (GUA) to Belize City Municipal (TZA) GUA - TZA

$395 - $935

Shuttle, fly to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Quetzaltenango to Antigua Guatemala
  2. Fly from Guatemala City (GUA) to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt (BZE) GUA - BZE

$215 - $655

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The cheapest way to get from Quetzaltenango to Belize City is to bus which costs $50 - $80 and takes 20 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Quetzaltenango to Belize City is to shuttle and fly which costs $210 - $700 and takes 9 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Quetzaltenango to Belize City. However, there are services departing from Quetzaltenango and arriving at Belize City via Guatemala Zona 1 and Guatemala Centra Norte. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 30 min.

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The distance between Quetzaltenango and Belize City is 462 km. The road distance is 849.3 km.

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The best way to get from Quetzaltenango to Belize City without a car is to bus which takes 20 h 30 min and costs $50 - $80.

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It takes approximately 20 h 30 min to get from Quetzaltenango to Belize City, including transfers.

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Quetzaltenango to Belize City bus services, operated by Autobuses del Norte S.A., depart from Quetzaltenango station.

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There is no direct flight from Guatemala City Airport to Belize City Municipal Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Quetzaltenango to Belize City bus services, operated by Fuente Del Norte, arrive at Belize City station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Quetzaltenango to Belize City is 849 km. It takes approximately 14 h 29 min to drive from Quetzaltenango to Belize City.

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  • Distance: 288.8 miles
  • Duration: 20 h 30 min

What companies run services between Quetzaltenango, Guatemala and Belize City, Belize?

You can take a bus from Quetzaltenango to Belize City via Guatemala Zona 1, Ciudad Guatemala Centra Norte, and Guatemala Centra Norte in around 20 h 30 min.

Airlines
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Belize City Municipal via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Guatemala City to Belize City Municipal via Flores, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $950
Flights from Guatemala City to Belize City Municipal via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, San Pedro
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Flights from Guatemala City to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Guatemala City to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt via Flores
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
TAG Airlines
Website
tag.com.gt
Flights from Guatemala City to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Guatemala City to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt via Flores
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Bus operators
Autobuses del Norte S.A.
Phone
+502 2251 0050 / +502 2251 0079 / +502 2251 0610
Email
guate@adn.gt
Website
adn.gt
Bus from Quetzaltenango to Guatemala Zona 1
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
facebook.com
Fuente Del Norte
Website
autobusesfuentedelnorte.com.gt
Bus from Guatemala Centra Norte to Belize City
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
autobusesfuentedelnorte.com.gt
Transportes Marquensita
Phone
+502 5795 3019
Bus from Quetzaltenango to Guatemala Zona 1
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
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Linea Dorada
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Guatemala City to Melchor de Mencos
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $30
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Bus from Melchor de Mencos to Belize City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
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Atitrans Tours & Travel
Phone
+502 78323371
Website
atitrans.net
Shuttle from Quetzaltenango to Antigua Guatemala
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
atitrans.net

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TAG Airlines and Tropic Air offer flights from Guatemala City Airport to Belize City Municipal Airport.

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