There are 6 ways to get from Tapachula to Zipolite by plane, bus, taxi or car

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Fly  •  5 h 11 min

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

$87 - $325

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 50 min

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

$35 - $96

4 alternative options

Bus via Tonalá  •  13 h 5 min

  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 - $104

Bus #2  •  15 h 27 min

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

$38 - $82

Taxi  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tapachula to Zipolite 400.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Tapachula to Zipolite 400.3 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

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 12 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 11 min 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 5 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 50 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tapachula Airport to Huatulco Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 41 min and has one stopover.

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

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

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There are 134+ hotels available in Zipolite. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tapachula to Tapachula Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Tapachula to Zipolite.
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  • Distance: 290.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 11 min

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

Aeroméxico, Volaris and Interjet fly from Tapachula to Zipolite 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tapachula to Zipolite via Juchitán de Zaragoza Terminal ADO, Salina Cruz, and Pochutla in around 12 h 50 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Tapachula to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Tapachula to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tapachula to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tapachula to Juchitán de Zaragoza Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$28 - $40
Economy
$18 - $27
Bus from Juchitán de Zaragoza Terminal ADO to Salina Cruz
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$4 - $7
Bus from Salina Cruz to Pochutla
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $30
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$21 - $30
Economy
$10 - $16
Bus from Tonalá to Juchitán de Zaragoza Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $29
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$20 - $29
Economy
$9 - $15
Bus from Salina Cruz to Huatulco
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $29
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$20 - $29
Economy
$9 - $14
Bus from Tapachula Terminal OCC to Puerto Escondido
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$35 - $55
Economy
$30 - $45
Bus from Puerto Escondido to Pochutla
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $24
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$17 - $24
Economy
$5 - $9
AutobusesAexa
Phone
52 (961) 638-5018
Email
info@autobusesaexa.com
Website
autobusesaexa.com.mx
Bus from Tapachula to Tonalá
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
autobusesaexa.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Escondido to San Pedro Pochutla
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$13 - $19
Full Fare
$7 - $11
Other operators
Taxi from Tapachula to Zipolite
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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