There are 3 ways to get from Tulum to Akumal by bus, taxi or car

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

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Bus  •  25 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Akumal Chetumal

$1 - $3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tulum to Akumal 17 miles

$5 - $7

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Tulum to Akumal 17 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tulum to Akumal is to bus which costs $30 - $45 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tulum to Akumal is to bus which costs $30 - $45 and takes 25 min.

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The distance between Tulum and Akumal is 26 km. The road distance is 27.2 km.

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The bus from Tulum to Akumal takes 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tulum and arriving at Akumal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Tulum to Akumal.
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  • Distance: 16.2 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Tulum, Mexico and Akumal, Mexico?

Sindicato de taxistas Lázaro Cárdenas del Río operates a bus from Tulum to Akumal every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 25 min. Autobuses Mayab also services this route hourly.

Bus operators
Sindicato de taxistas Lázaro Cárdenas del Río
Phone
01 984 267 3111
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tulum to Akumal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
facebook.com
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tulum to Akumal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Other operators
Taxi from Tulum to Akumal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$5 - $7

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