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

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Bus  •  7 h 11 min

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

$80 - $120

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Shuttle  •  8 h 30 min

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

$35 - $38

1 alternative option

Drive  •  6 h 50 min

  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 6 h 50 min.

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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 6 h 50 min.

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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 7 h 11 min.

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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 7 h 11 min and costs $1500 - $2200.

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The bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel takes 7 h 11 min 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 6 h 50 min to drive from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel.

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There are 184+ 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: 7 h 11 min

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 7 h 11 min.

Bus operators
Transport Guatemala
Website
transportguatemala.com
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
transportguatemala.com
Book at
transportguatemala.com
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Adrenalina Tours
Phone
(502) 5308-1489
Email
info@adrenalinatours.com
Website
adrenalinatours.com
Shuttle from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Panajachel
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
adrenalinatours.com

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