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There are 5 ways to get from Santa Elena to Belize City by plane, shuttle, bus or car

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Fly Flores to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt  •  1h 45m

  1. Fly from Flores (FRS) to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt (BZE) FRS - BZE

$228 - $417

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Bus  •  5h

  1. Take the bus from Flores - Santa Elena to Belize City Santa Elena / ...

$12 - $27

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Shuttle to Belmopan, fly to Belize City Municipal  •  4h 48m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Flores to Belmopan
  2. Fly from Belmopan (BCV) to Belize City Municipal (TZA) BCV - TZA

$76 - $148

Drive  •  3h 34m

  1. Drive from Santa Elena to Belize City 218.1 km

$15 - $23

Shuttle  •  3h 35m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Flores to Belize City Flores

$27 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Santa Elena to Belize City is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 3h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Elena to Belize City is to fly which costs $220 - $420 and takes 1h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Flores - Santa Elena and arriving at Belize City. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h.

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The distance between Santa Elena and Belize City is 191 km. The road distance is 218.1 km.

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The best way to get from Santa Elena to Belize City without a car is to bus which takes 5h and costs $12 - $27.

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It takes approximately 1h 45m to get from Santa Elena to Belize City, including transfers.

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Santa Elena to Belize City bus services, operated by Autobuses FDN, depart from Flores - Santa Elena station.

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The best way to get from Santa Elena to Belize City is to fly which takes 1h 45m and costs $220 - $420. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $12 - $27 and takes 5h.

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The quickest flight from Flores Airport to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Santa Elena to Belize City bus services, operated by Autobuses FDN, arrive at Belize City station.

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Map of how to get from Santa Elena to Belize City.
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  • Distance: 191.3 km
  • Duration: 1h 45m

What companies run services between Santa Elena, Petén, Guatemala and Belize City, Belize?

Tropic Air flies from Santa Elena to Belize City once daily. Alternatively, Autobuses FDN operates a bus from Flores - Santa Elena to Belize City twice daily. Tickets cost $12 - $27 and the journey takes 5h. Travel Mundo Maya also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Flores to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $400
Flights from Belmopan to Belize City Municipal
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Flights from Belmopan to Belize City Municipal via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Bus operators
Marlin Espadas
Phone
+52 983 837 32 29
Email
marlinespadasmexico@gmail.com
Website
marlinespadas.net
Shuttle from Flores to Belmopan
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
marlinespadas.net
Shuttle from Flores to Belize City
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Schedules at
marlinespadas.net
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Flores - Santa Elena to Belize City
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Schedules at
travelmundomaya.com
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Travel Mundo Maya
Phone
+501.2231200
Email
mundomayatravels@yahoo.com
Website
travelmundomaya.com
Bus from Flores - Santa Elena to Belize City
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
travelmundomaya.com
Adrenalina Tours
Phone
+1 845 397 2194
Email
info@adrenalinatours.com
Website
adrenalinatours.com
Shuttle from Flores to Belize City
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
adrenalinatours.com
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Elena to Belize City is 218 km. It takes approximately 3h 34m to drive from Santa Elena to Belize City.

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Tropic Air offers flights from Flores Airport to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt Airport.

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There are 49+ hotels available in Belize City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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