There are 2 ways to get from San Miguel de Cozumel to Holbox Island by ferry, bus or bus and ferry

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

Ferry, bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
  2. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen ADO Terminal Turística to Chiquilá
  3. Take the ferry from Chiquila to Holbox

$13 - $45

1 alternative option

Ferry, bus, bus and ferry  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
  2. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún International Airport T2
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Cancun Airport to Holbox

$147 - $174

Questions & Answers

The distance between San Miguel de Cozumel and Holbox Island is 122 km.

The best way to get from San Miguel de Cozumel to Holbox Island without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 4 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from San Miguel de Cozumel to Holbox Island, including transfers.

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There are 114+ hotels available in Holbox Island. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Miguel de Cozumel to Holbox Island.
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  • Distance: 76.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 38 min

What companies run services between San Miguel de Cozumel, Mexico and Holbox Island, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from San Miguel de Cozumel to Holbox Island. However, you can take the ferry to Playa del Carmen, take the walk to Playa del Carmen ADO Terminal Turística, take the bus to Chiquilá, take the walk to Chiquila, take the ferry to Holbox, then take the walk to Holbox Island. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from San Miguel de Cozumel to Holbox Island via Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística, Cancún International Airport T2, Cancun Airport, and Holbox in around 4 h 50 min.

Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Playa del Carmen ADO Terminal Turística to Chiquilá
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $26
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$18 - $26
Economy
$7 - $11
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún International Airport T2
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8
Transfer Holbox
Phone
+52-984-875-23-42 whatsapp o+52-1-984-136-93-40
Bus and ferry from Cancun Airport to Holbox
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140
Schedules at
transferholbox.com
Book at
transferholbox.com
Ferry operators
Mexico Waterjets
Phone
9878721588
Email
datos@mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Website
mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $9
Schedules at
winjet.mx
Book at
winjet.mx
Regular
$9
Local
$3
Ultramar Ferry
Phone
01 998 881 5890
Email
info@ultramar.com
Website
ultramarferry.com
Ferry from Cozumel Port to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
ultramarferry.com
Premium Plus
$9
First Class
$12
Plan Peninsular (Residentes en Yucatán, Campeche)
$6
Plan Quintana Roo (Residentes Q.Roo)
$4
Barcos Caribe
Phone
01 987 120 3982
Email
contacto@barcoscaribe.com
Website
barcoscaribe.com
Ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
barcoscaribe.com
Book at
barcoscaribe.com
ADULT
$7
Quintana Roo Residents
$4
Yucatan Peninsula Residents
$6
Holbox Monkeys Express
Phone
( 984 ) 875 20 29
Email
monkeysgroup@hotmail.com|
Ferry from Chiquila to Holbox
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
holboxisland.com
9 Hermanos
Phone
Whatsapp: +52-1-984-116-43-74
Website
en-holbox.com
Ferry from Chiquila to Holbox
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
el.holboxeno.com
Regular
$8
Local
$5

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