There are 5 ways to get from Tulum to Chetumal by bus, rideshare, taxi, car or shuttle

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  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Chetumal ADO Bus Station Cancun / ...

$8 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus, rideshare  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Laguna Muyil to Felipe Carrillo Puerto Playa del Carmen - Felipe Carrillo Puerto / ...
  2. Take the rideshare from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Chetumal

$1 - $5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tulum to Chetumal 155.6 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Tulum to Chetumal 155.6 miles

$20 - $30

Shuttle  •  4 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Tulum to Chetumal

$22 - $30

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tulum and arriving at Chetumal ADO Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between Tulum and Chetumal is 208 km. The road distance is 248.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tulum to Chetumal without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 55 min and costs .

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The bus from Tulum to Chetumal ADO Bus Station takes 2 h 55 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Tulum to Chetumal bus services, operated by Autobuses Mayab, depart from Tulum station.

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Tulum to Chetumal bus services, operated by Autobuses Mayab, arrive at Chetumal ADO Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tulum to Chetumal is 249 km. It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to drive from Tulum to Chetumal.

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There are 164+ hotels available in Chetumal. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tulum to Chetumal.
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  • Distance: 130.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

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

Autobuses Mayab operates a bus from Tulum to Chetumal hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tulum to Chetumal ADO Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tulum Terminal ADO to Chetumal Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$22 - $35
Economy
$12 - $18
Sindicato de taxistas Lázaro Cárdenas del Río
Phone
01 984 267 3111
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Laguna Muyil to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
facebook.com
Marlin Espadas
Phone
+52 983 837 32 29
Email
marlinespadasmexico@gmail.com
Website
marlinespadas.net
Shuttle from Tulum to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
marlinespadas.net
Other operators
Colectivos de Chetumal
Phone
+52 983 832 8164
Rideshare from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Taxi from Tulum to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55

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