There are 6 ways to get from San Pedro Airport (SPR) to Playa del Carmen by plane, bus, ferry or rideshare

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

Fly, bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from San Pedro (SPR) to Cancun (CUN) SPR - CUN
  2. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística

$325 - $1,182

Cheapest option

Ferry, rideshare, bus  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the ferry from San Pedro to Corozal
  2. Take the rideshare from Chetumal to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
  3. Take the bus from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Playa del Carmen

$34 - $38

4 alternative options

Ferry, bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the ferry from San Pedro to Belize City San Pedro
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to Playa del Carmen Belize City

$36 - $91

Ferry, bus via Chetumal  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the ferry from San Pedro to Chetumal Caye Caulker
  2. Take the bus from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen Ado

$56 - $95

Ferry, bus via Bacalar  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the ferry from San Pedro to Chetumal Caye Caulker
  2. Take the bus from Bacalar to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna ADO Bacalar / ...

$55 - $96

Ferry, bus Autobuses Mayab  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the ferry from San Pedro to Chetumal
  2. Take the bus from Huay-Pix to Limones
  3. Take the bus from Limones to Akumal

$55 - $78

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Pedro Airport (SPR) to Playa del Carmen is to ferry and rideshare and bus which costs $33 - $38 and takes 8 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Pedro Airport (SPR) to Playa del Carmen is to fly and bus which costs $320 - $1,200 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The distance between San Pedro Airport (SPR) and Playa del Carmen is 315 km.

The best way to get from San Pedro Airport (SPR) to Playa del Carmen without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 8 h 15 min and costs $35 - $95.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from San Pedro Airport (SPR) to Playa del Carmen, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Pedro Airport to Cancun Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Playa del Carmen is 1 h ahead of San Pedro Airport (SPR). It is currently 5:41 AM in San Pedro Airport (SPR) and 6:41 AM in Playa del Carmen.

Maya Island Air and Tropic Air offer flights from San Pedro Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 2455+ hotels available in Playa del Carmen. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Pedro Airport (SPR) to Playa del Carmen.
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  • Distance: 197.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 40 min

What companies run services between San Pedro Airport (SPR), Belize and Playa del Carmen, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from San Pedro Airport (SPR) to Playa del Carmen. However, you can fly to Cancun, take the walk to Cancún International Airport T2, then take the bus to Playa del Carmen. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from San Pedro Airport (SPR) to Playa del Carmen via Belize City and Belize City in around 8 h 15 min.

Airlines
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from San Pedro to Cancun via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from San Pedro to Cancun via Belize City Municipal, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8
Bus from Belize City to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $50
Economy
$24 - $35
Bus from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$29 - $40
Economy
$19 - $28
Bus from Bacalar to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$28 - $40
Economy
$18 - $27
Autobuses Caribe
Phone
+52 0155 5784 46 52, (809) 221-4422 x 2000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Huay-Pix to Limones
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
autobusesmexico.com
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Limones to Akumal
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Sindicato de taxistas Lázaro Cárdenas del Río
Phone
01 984 267 3111
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
San Pedro Water Taxi
Phone
+11 501 2232225
Email
info@belizewatertaxi.com
Website
sanpedrowatertaxi.com
Ferry from San Pedro to Belize City
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
belizewatertaxi.com
Book at
belizewatertaxi.com
Caye Caulker Water Taxi
Phone
+501 223-5752
Email
ccwatertaxi@btl.net
Website
caribya.com
Ferry from San Pedro to Belize City
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $30
Schedules at
facebook.com
Water Jets International
Thunderbolt
Phone
+501 610 4475
Email
thunderbolttravels@yahoo.com
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from San Pedro to Corozal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
ambergriscaye.com
Other operators
Colectivos de Chetumal
Phone
+52 983 832 8164
Rideshare from Chetumal to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5

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