There are 5 ways to get from Santiago de Querétaro to Zihuatanejo by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Queretaro  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Queretaro (QRO) to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo (ZIH) QRO - ZIH

$322 - $551

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Bus Primera Plus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Querétaro to Zihuatanejo Querétaro / ...

$28 - $50

3 alternative options

Bus to Mexico City, fly  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Querétaro to Mexico City International Airport T1
  2. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo (ZIH) MEX - ZIH

$72 - $210

Bus ETN  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Queretaro to Uruapan Querétaro / ...
  2. Take the bus from Uruapan to Zihuatanejo Futura

$39 - $62

Drive  •  6 h

  1. Drive from Santiago de Querétaro to Zihuatanejo 336.7 miles

$45 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Santiago de Querétaro to Zihuatanejo is to bus which costs $500 - $900 and takes 7 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santiago de Querétaro to Zihuatanejo is to fly which costs $6000 - $11000 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Querétaro and arriving at Zihuatanejo. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 55 min.

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The distance between Santiago de Querétaro and Zihuatanejo is 350 km. The road distance is 538.7 km.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Querétaro to Zihuatanejo without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 55 min and costs $500 - $900.

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Santiago de Querétaro to Zihuatanejo, including transfers.

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Santiago de Querétaro to Zihuatanejo bus services, operated by Primera Plus, depart from Querétaro station.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Querétaro to Zihuatanejo is to fly which takes 3 h 39 min and costs $6000 - $11000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $500 - $900 and takes 7 h 55 min.

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There is no direct flight from Queretaro Airport to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 59 min and has one stopover.

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Santiago de Querétaro to Zihuatanejo bus services, operated by Primera Plus, arrive at Zihuatanejo station.

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Map of how to get from Santiago de Querétaro to Zihuatanejo.
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  • Distance: 218.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 39 min

What companies run services between Santiago de Querétaro, Mexico and Zihuatanejo, Mexico?

Aeroméxico flies from Santiago de Querétaro to Zihuatanejo 3 times a day. Alternatively, Primera Plus operates a bus from Santiago de Querétaro to Zihuatanejo once daily. Tickets cost $42 - $48 and the journey takes 7 h 55 min. Omnibus de Mexico also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Queretaro to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $500
Flights from Queretaro to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,700
Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Bus operators
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Querétaro to Mexico City International Airport T1
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Querétaro to Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$42 - $48
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Internet Promotion
$43
Regular Price
$48
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Querétaro to Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Queretaro to Uruapan
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$24 - $35
Full Fare
$25 - $35
Regular Price
$32
Internet Discount
$27
La Linea
Phone
01 800 622 22 22
Website
lalinea.com.mx
Bus from Uruapan to Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
lalinea.com.mx
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Uruapán Central Camionera to Zihuatanejo Central de Autobuses
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$14 - $22
Primera Select
$21 - $27

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Yes, the driving distance between Santiago de Querétaro to Zihuatanejo is 539 km. It takes approximately 6 h to drive from Santiago de Querétaro to Zihuatanejo.

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Aeroméxico offers flights from Queretaro Airport to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo Airport.

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There are 250+ hotels available in Zihuatanejo. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Querétaro to Queretaro Airport is to taxi which takes 28 min and costs $650 - $800.

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