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There are 4 ways to get from Tegucigalpa to Tikal by bus, car or plane

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Bus, Public Microbus  •  18h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa to San Pedro Sula
  2. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to Flores - Santa Elena
  3. Take the Public Microbus from Santa Elena to Tikal

$51 - $115

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Bus, Local Bus  •  20h

  1. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa to San Pedro Sula
  2. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to Flores - Santa Elena
  3. Take the Local Bus from Santa Elena to Parque Nacional Tikal

$58 - $93

Drive  •  12h 25m

  1. Drive from Tegucigalpa to Tikal 456.2 miles

$50 - $80

Fly  •  5h 53m

  1. Fly from Tegucigalpa (TGU) to Flores (FRS) TGU - FRS

$278 - $1,038

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The cheapest way to get from Tegucigalpa to Tikal is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 12h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Tegucigalpa to Tikal is to fly which costs $270 - $1,100 and takes 5h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tegucigalpa to Tikal. However, there are services departing from Tegucigalpa and arriving at Tikal via San Pedro Sula and Santa Elena. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 1m.

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The distance between Tegucigalpa and Tikal is 435 km. The road distance is 729.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tegucigalpa to Tikal without a car is to bus and Public Microbus which takes 18h 1m and costs $50 - $120.

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It takes approximately 18h 1m to get from Tegucigalpa to Tikal, including transfers.

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Tegucigalpa to Tikal bus services, operated by Hedman Alas, depart from Tegucigalpa station.

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The best way to get from Tegucigalpa to Tikal is to bus and Public Microbus which takes 18h 1m and costs $50 - $120. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $270 - $1,100 and takes 5h 53m.

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There is no direct flight from Tegucigalpa Airport to Flores Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 9m and has one stopover.

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Tegucigalpa to Tikal bus services, operated by , arrive at Tikal station.

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Map of how to get from Tegucigalpa to Tikal.
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  • Distance: 271.6 miles
  • Duration: 18h 1m

What companies run services between Tegucigalpa, Honduras and Tikal, Guatemala?

You can take a bus from Tegucigalpa to Tikal via San Pedro Sula, Flores - Santa Elena, Santa Elena, and Tikal in around 18h 1m. Alternatively, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. flies from Tegucigalpa to Tikal twice daily.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Tegucigalpa to Flores via Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Tegucigalpa to Flores via San Salvador, Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Bus operators
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San Pedro Sula to Flores - Santa Elena
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Public Microbus
Bus from Santa Elena to Tikal
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Viana
Phone
(504) 2225-6583 - (504) 2516-1644
Website
vianatransportes.com
Bus from Tegucigalpa to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
vianatransportes.com
Economy
$28
Executive
$46
Horario de Buses Guatemala
Website
horariodebuses.com
Bus from Santa Elena to Parque Nacional Tikal
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
horariodebuses.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Tegucigalpa to Tikal is 730 km. It takes approximately 12h 25m to drive from Tegucigalpa to Tikal.

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Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offers flights from Tegucigalpa Airport to Flores Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Tikal. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tegucigalpa to Tegucigalpa Airport is to taxi which takes 3m and costs $1 - $2.

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