There are 7 ways to get from San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas by bus, car or plane

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Bus Omnibus de Mexico  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from San Miguel de Allende to Querétaro San Miguel de Allende
  2. Take the bus from Queretaro to Zacatecas

$24 - $39

6 alternative options

Bus ETN  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from San Miguel de Allende to Guanajuato
  2. Take the bus from Guanuajuato to León
  3. Take the bus from León to Zacatecas

$31 - $59

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas 224.3 miles

$30 - $45

Bus to Queretaro, fly to Zacatecas  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from San Miguel de Allende to Querétaro
  2. Fly from Queretaro (QRO) to Zacatecas (ZCL) QRO - ZCL

$353 - $862

Bus, bus to Mexico City, fly to Zacatecas  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from San Miguel de Allende to Querétaro
  2. Take the bus from Querétaro to Mexico City International Airport T1
  3. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Zacatecas (ZCL) MEX - ZCL

$99 - $408

Bus, bus to Mexico City, fly to Aguascalientes  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from San Miguel de Allende to Querétaro
  2. Take the bus from Querétaro to Mexico City International Airport T1
  3. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Aguascalientes (AGU) MEX - AGU
  4. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas

$114 - $329

Bus to Queretaro, fly to Guadalajara, bus  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from San Miguel de Allende to Querétaro
  2. Fly from Queretaro (QRO) to Guadalajara (GDL) QRO - GDL
  3. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Aguascalientes
  4. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas

$218 - $536

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas. However, there are services departing from San Miguel de Allende and arriving at Zacatecas via Queretaro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 15 min.

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The distance between San Miguel de Allende and Zacatecas is 280 km. The road distance is 359 km.

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The best way to get from San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 15 min to get from San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas, including transfers.

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San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas bus services, operated by Pegasso, depart from San Miguel de Allende station.

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There is no direct flight from Queretaro Airport to Zacatecas Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas bus services, operated by Omnibus de Mexico, arrive at Zacatecas station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas is 359 km. It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to drive from San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas.

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Aeroméxico offers flights from Queretaro Airport to Zacatecas Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Zacatecas. Prices start at $27 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas.
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  • Distance: 175 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 15 min

What companies run services between San Miguel de Allende, Mexico and Zacatecas, Mexico?

You can take a bus from San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas via Querétaro and Queretaro in around 7 h 15 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Queretaro to Zacatecas via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Mexico City to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Mexico City to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
TAR Aerolineas
Website
facebook.com
Flights from Queretaro to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Mexico City to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Mexico City to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mexico City to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Bus operators
Pegasso
Website
pegasso.mx
Bus from San Miguel de Allende to Querétaro
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
pegasso.mx
Regular Price
$4
Internet Booking Price
$4
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Queretaro to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from San Miguel de Allende to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Guanuajuato to León
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Querétaro to Mexico City International Airport T1
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Regular Price
$19
Internet Discount
$17
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from San Miguel de Allende to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$13 - $19
Full Fare
$7 - $11
Bus from León to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$22 - $35
Full Fare
$21 - $29
Regular Price
$27
Internet Discount
$23
Bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$15 - $23
Full Fare
$11 - $16
Regular Price
$13
Internet Discount
$12
Bus from Guadalajara to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Book at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$20 - $29
Full Fare
$18 - $25
Regular Price
$23
Internet Discount
$19
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$15 - $21
Ejecutivo
$14 - $15
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$11 - $18
Primera Select
$16 - $21

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