There are 6 ways to get from San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas by bus, car or plane

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 Omnibus de Mexico  •  7 h 2 min

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

$24 - $39

5 alternative options

Bus ETN  •  7 h 40 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

$32 - $59

Bus via Aguascalientes  •  8 h 24 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 Aguascalientes
  4. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas

$34 - $71

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

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

$30 - $45

Bus to Queretaro, fly  •  8 h 17 min

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

$358 - $862

Bus, bus to Mexico City, fly  •  7 h 16 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

$100 - $409

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 2 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Queretaro to Zacatecas via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Queretaro to Zacatecas via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,000
Flights from Mexico City to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Queretaro to Zacatecas via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Bus operators
Pegasso
Website
pegasso.mx
Bus from San Miguel de Allende to Querétaro
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
pegasso.mx
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
$22
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
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
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$22 - $35
Full Fare
$21 - $30
Bus from León to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $24
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$16 - $24
Full Fare
$12 - $17
Bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$15 - $23
Full Fare
$11 - $16
Regular Price
$14
Internet Discount
$12

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas?

The cheapest way to get from San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas is to bus which costs $440 - $750 and takes 7 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas?

The quickest way to get from San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas is to drive which takes 4 h 39 min and costs $550 - $800.

Is there a direct bus between San Miguel de Allende and Zacatecas?

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 2 min.

How long does it take to get from San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas?

It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from San Miguel de Allende to Zacatecas, including transfers.