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There are 3 ways to get from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel by bus, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  7h 11m

  1. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel

$80 - $120

Cheapest option

Bus, shuttle  •  11h

  1. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Comitán San Cristóbal-Tapachula
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Comitán de Dominguez to Panajachel

$41 - $59

1 alternative option

Drive  •  6h 50m

  1. Drive from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel 262.8 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel is to drive which costs $550 - $850 and takes 6h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel is to drive which costs $550 - $850 and takes 6h 50m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Cristóbal de las Casas and arriving at Panajachel. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 11m.

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The distance between San Cristóbal de las Casas and Panajachel is 272 km. The road distance is 420.4 km.

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The best way to get from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel without a car is to bus which takes 7h 11m and costs $1500 - $2300.

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The bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel takes 7h 11m including transfers and departs once daily.

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San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel bus services, operated by Transport Guatemala, depart from San Cristóbal de las Casas station.

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San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel bus services, operated by Transport Guatemala, arrive at Panajachel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel is 420 km. It takes approximately 6h 50m to drive from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel.

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There are 192+ hotels available in Panajachel. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel.
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  • Distance: 170.2 miles
  • Duration: 7h 11m

What companies run services between San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico and Panajachel, Sololá, Guatemala?

Transport Guatemala operates a bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $120 and the journey takes 7h 11m.

Bus operators
Transport Guatemala
Website
transportguatemala.com
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
transportguatemala.com
Book at
transportguatemala.com
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Comitán
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $24
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$17 - $24
Economy
$6 - $10
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle

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