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There are 6 ways to get from San Miguel de Cozumel to Xcalak by ferry, bus, rideshare, plane or taxi

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Ferry, bus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
  2. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to ADO Mahahual
  3. Take the bus from Mahahual Centro to Xcalak

$18 - $49

5 alternative options

Ferry, bus, rideshare via Playa del Carmen Colectivos  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
  2. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Colectivos to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
  3. Take the rideshare from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Limones
  4. Take the bus from Limones to Xcalak

Ferry, bus, rideshare  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
  2. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
  3. Take the rideshare from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Limones
  4. Take the bus from Limones to Xcalak

Ferry, bus, rideshare #2  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
  2. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
  3. Take the rideshare from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Limones
  4. Take the bus from Limones to Xcalak

Fly from Cozumel, taxi  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Cozumel (CZM) to Chetumal (CTM) CZM - CTM
  2. Take a taxi from Chetumal to Xcalak

$108 - $620

Ferry, bus to Cancun, fly, taxi  •  7 h 32 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. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Chetumal (CTM) CUN - CTM
  4. Take a taxi from Chetumal to Xcalak

$142 - $429

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Miguel de Cozumel to Xcalak is to ferry and bus which costs $350 - $950 and takes 8 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Miguel de Cozumel to Xcalak is to fly and taxi which costs $2000 - $12000 and takes 5 h 28 min.

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The distance between San Miguel de Cozumel and Xcalak is 265 km.

The best way to get from San Miguel de Cozumel to Xcalak without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 8 h 5 min and costs $350 - $950.

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It takes approximately 8 h 5 min to get from San Miguel de Cozumel to Xcalak, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Cozumel Airport to Chetumal Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Mayair offers flights from Cozumel Airport to Chetumal Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Xcalak. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Miguel de Cozumel to Xcalak.
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  • Distance: 165.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 5 min

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

There is no direct connection from San Miguel de Cozumel to Xcalak. However, you can take the ferry to Playa del Carmen, take the walk to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística, take the bus to Mahahual Centro, then take the bus to Xcalak. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from San Miguel de Cozumel to Xcalak via Playa del Carmen, Playa del Carmen Colectivos, Felipe Carrillo Puerto, Felipe Carrillo Puerto, Limones, and Limones in around 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
Mayair
Website
mayair.com.mx
Flights from Cozumel to Chetumal via Cancun
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Cancun to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to ADO Mahahual
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$24 - $35
Economy
$13 - $20
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $28
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$19 - $28
Economy
$9 - $13
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún International Airport T2
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8
Autobuses Caribe
Phone
+52 0155 5784 46 52, (809) 221-4422 x 2000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Mahahual Centro to Xcalak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
autobusesmexico.com
Bus from Limones to Xcalak
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Sindicato de taxistas Lázaro Cárdenas del Río
Phone
01 984 267 3111
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Playa del Carmen Colectivos to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
facebook.com
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Ferry operators
Mexico Waterjets
Phone
9878721588
Email
datos@mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Website
winjet.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
40 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
Other operators
SUCHAA
Phone
+52 8320267, +52 98328164
Email
suchaa-unido@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Rideshare from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Limones
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
More information
SUCHAA
Taxi from Chetumal to Xcalak
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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