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There are 5 ways to get from Tapachula to Zipolite by plane, bus, taxi or car

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Fly  •  4h 57m

  1. Fly from Tapachula (TAP) to Huatulco (HUX) TAP - HUX

$87 - $325

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Tapachula Terminal OCC to Puerto Escondido Occ
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Escondido to Pochutla Puerto Escondido-Pochutla / ...

$37 - $79

3 alternative options

Bus via Tonalá  •  13h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Tapachula to Tonalá
  2. Take the bus from Tonalá to Juchitán de Zaragoza Terminal ADO
  3. Take the bus from Juchitán de Zaragoza Terminal ADO to Salina Cruz
  4. Take the bus from Salina Cruz to Huatulco

$43 - $101

Taxi  •  9h 7m

  1. Take a taxi from Tapachula to Zipolite 400.3 miles

$110 - $150

Drive  •  9h 7m

  1. Drive from Tapachula to Zipolite 400.3 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Tapachula to Zipolite is to bus which costs $700 - $1600 and takes 15h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Tapachula to Zipolite is to fly which costs $1600 - $6500 and takes 4h 57m.

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The distance between Tapachula and Zipolite is 464 km. The road distance is 640.5 km.

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The best way to get from Tapachula to Zipolite without a car is to bus which takes 13h 40m and costs $800 - $2000.

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It takes approximately 4h 57m to get from Tapachula to Zipolite, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Tapachula to Zipolite is to fly which takes 4h 57m and costs $1600 - $6500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $800 - $2000 and takes 13h 40m.

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There is no direct flight from Tapachula Airport to Huatulco Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 10m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tapachula to Zipolite is 640 km. It takes approximately 9h 7m to drive from Tapachula to Zipolite.

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TAR Aerolineas, Interjet, Volaris and Aeroméxico offer flights from Tapachula Airport to Huatulco Airport.

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There are 131+ hotels available in Zipolite. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tapachula to Zipolite.
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  • Distance: 290.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 57m

What companies run services between Tapachula, Mexico and Zipolite, Mexico?

Aeroméxico, Interjet and two other airlines fly from Tapachula to Zipolite every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tapachula to Zipolite via Tonalá, Tonalá, Juchitán de Zaragoza Terminal ADO, Salina Cruz, and Huatulco in around 13h 40m.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Tapachula to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Tapachula to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tapachula to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
TAR Aerolineas
Website
tarmexico.com
Flights from Tapachula to Huatulco via Mexico City, Oaxaca
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Bus operators
AutobusesAexa
Phone
52 (961) 638-5018
Email
info@autobusesaexa.com
Website
autobusesaexa.com.mx
Bus from Tapachula to Tonalá
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
autobusesaexa.com.mx
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tonalá to Juchitán de Zaragoza Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $28
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$20 - $28
Economy
$9 - $14
Bus from Juchitán de Zaragoza Terminal ADO to Salina Cruz
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $22
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$15 - $22
Economy
$4 - $7
Bus from Salina Cruz to Huatulco
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $28
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$20 - $28
Economy
$9 - $14
Bus from Tapachula Terminal OCC to Puerto Escondido
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$35 - $55
Economy
$29 - $45
Bus from Puerto Escondido to Pochutla
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $9
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Escondido to San Pedro Pochutla
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$12 - $19
Full Fare
$7 - $11
Other operators
Taxi from Tapachula to Zipolite
Ave. Duration
9h 7m
Estimated price
$110 - $150

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The best way to get from Tapachula to Tapachula Airport is to taxi which takes 16m and costs $70 - $90.

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