There are 5 ways to get from Tela to Belize City by car, ferry, bus or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Drive, ferry  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Tela to Puerto Cortés
  2. Take the ferry from Puerto Cortés to Belize City Puerto Cortés

$163 - $168

Cheapest option

Drive, ferry, bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Tela to Puerto Cortés
  2. Take the ferry from Puerto Cortes to Big Creek
  3. Take the bus from Independence to Belize City

$79 - $90

3 alternative options

Drive  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Tela to Belize City 417.2 miles

$55 - $85

Drive, ferry to Placencia, fly  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Tela to Puerto Cortés
  2. Take the ferry from Puerto Cortes to Big Creek
  3. Fly from Placencia (PLJ) to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt (BZE) PLJ - BZE

$203 - $358

Drive, ferry to Dangriga, fly  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Tela to Puerto Cortés
  2. Take the ferry from Puerto Cortés to Dangriga
  3. Fly from Dangriga (DGA) to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt (BZE) DGA - BZE

Questions & Answers

The distance between Tela and Belize City is 207 km. The road distance is 667.5 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 41 min to get from Tela to Belize City, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Placencia Airport to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tela to Belize City is 667 km. It takes approximately 11 h 48 min to drive from Tela to Belize City.

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Tropic Air and Maya Island Air offer flights from Placencia Airport to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt Airport.

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There are 37+ hotels available in Belize City. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tela to Belize City.
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  • Distance: 129.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 41 min

What companies run services between Tela, Honduras and Belize City, Belize?

There is no direct connection from Tela to Belize City. However, you can take the drive to Puerto Cortés then take the ferry to Belize City. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Puerto Cortes, take the ferry to Big Creek, take the drive to Independence, then take the bus to Belize City.

Airlines
Maya Island Air
Website
mayaislandair.com
Flights from Placencia to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $210
Flights from Placencia to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt via Dangriga
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $220
Flights from Dangriga to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $210
Flights from Dangriga to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt via Placencia
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $220
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Placencia to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Dangriga to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Bus operators
James Bus Company
Website
d02044893.brinkster.net
Bus from Independence to Belize City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
d02044893.brinkster.net
bus
Bus from Independence to Belize City
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
belmopanonline.com
Ferry operators
Starla International
Phone
+504 9545-9322
Email
starlaferry@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Puerto Cortés to Belize City
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
travelmundomaya.com
Ferry from Puerto Cortés to Dangriga
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
travelmundomaya.com
D-Express
Phone
+504 9991-0778
Email
belizeferry@hotmail.com
Website
belizeferry.com
Ferry from Puerto Cortes to Big Creek
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
facebook.com

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