There are 4 ways to get from Tulum to Coba 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.

Recommended option

Bus Autobuses Oriente  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulúm to Cobá

$1 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus ADO  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum Zona Arqueologica to Cobá

$5 - $12

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tulum to Coba 30.4 miles

$9 - $12

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Tulum to Coba 30.4 miles

$4 - $6

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

Autobuses Oriente operates a bus from Tulum to Coba 3 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. ADO also services this route once daily.

Bus operators
Autobuses Oriente
Bus from Tulúm to Cobá
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
yucatantoday.com
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tulum ADO Bus Station to Cobá
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tulum Zona Arqueologica to Cobá
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Other operators
Taxi from Tulum to Coba
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$9 - $12

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tulum and Coba is 42 km. The road distance is 49 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tulum to Coba is to bus which costs $30 - $220 and takes 1 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Tulum to Coba is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs $180 - $220.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tulúm and arriving at Cobá. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

The bus from Tulúm to Cobá takes 1 h 10 min including transfers and departs four times a day.