There are 5 ways to get from Riviera Maya to Acapulco by bus, plane 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.

Recommended option

Bus, fly  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún International Airport T2
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Acapulco (ACA) CUN - ACA

$116 - $456

Cheapest option

Bus Tours Acosta  •  34 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Foránea to Coatzacoalcos
  2. Take the bus from Coatzacoalcos to Puebla CAPU Au
  3. Take the bus from Puebla to Acapulco

$60 - $114

3 alternative options

Bus  •  32 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Alterna to México Terminal TAPO Ado/Gl
  2. Take the bus from México City TAPO Bus to Acapulco México-Acapulco

$76 - $167

Bus via Oaxaca  •  40 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Oaxaca Ado
  2. Take the bus from Oaxaca to Acapulco

$101 - $172

Drive  •  23 h

  1. Drive from Riviera Maya to Acapulco 1200.9 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Riviera Maya to Acapulco is to bus which costs $1200 - $2400 and takes 34 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Riviera Maya to Acapulco is to bus and fly which takes 7 h 30 min and costs $2300 - $9500.

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The distance between Riviera Maya and Acapulco is 1393 km. The road distance is 1922 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to get from Riviera Maya to Acapulco, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Riviera Maya to Acapulco. However, there are services departing from Puerto Aventuras and arriving at Acapulco via Playa del Carmen Terminal Foránea, Coatzacoalcos and Puebla. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 32 min.

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What companies run services between Riviera Maya, Mexico and Acapulco, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Riviera Maya to Acapulco via Kantun Chi, Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen Alterna, México Terminal TAPO, and México City TAPO Bus in around 32 h 38 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Cancun to Acapulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Cancun to Acapulco via Toluca
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Cancun to Acapulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Cancun to Acapulco via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Cancun to Acapulco via Villahermosa, Monterrey
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Cancun to Acapulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cancun to Acapulco via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún International Airport T2
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $21
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$15 - $21
Economy
$5 - $8
Bus from Playa del Carmen Alterna to México Terminal TAPO
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$65 - $90
Economy
$60 - $90
Bus from México City TAPO Bus to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$25 - $35
Economy
$15 - $23
Bus from Coatzacoalcos to Puebla CAPU
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$29 - $40
Economy
$20 - $29
Bus from Tulum to Oaxaca
Ave. Duration
25 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$60 - $85
Economy
$50 - $80
Tours Acosta
Phone
+52 984 1133258
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Foránea to Coatzacoalcos
Ave. Duration
15 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
facebook.com
Vive Mexico
Phone
+52 984 133 8674, 9371280768, 9841531307
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Foránea to Coatzacoalcos
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
facebook.com
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Puebla to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$18 - $27
Primera Select
$28 - $40
Estrella de Oro

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