There are 7 ways to get from Tulum to Guatemala City by bus, plane or car

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Bus, fly  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Cancún International Airport
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Guatemala City (GUA) CUN - GUA

$119 - $416

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Bus via Melchor de Mencos  •  23 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Belize City
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to Melchor de Mencos
  3. Take the bus from Melchor de Mencos to Guatemala City

$51 - $77

5 alternative options

Bus  •  21 h

  1. Take the bus from Tulúm to Belize City Tulúm
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to Guatemala Centra Norte Belice

$72 - $119

Bus via Bacalar  •  21 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Bacalar
  2. Take the bus from Bacalar to Belize City
  3. Take the bus from Belize City to Guatemala Centra Norte

$71 - $139

Bus via Flores - Santa Elena  •  22 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Belize City
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to Flores - Santa Elena
  3. Take the bus from Santa Elena to Guatemala Zona 1

$52 - $91

Bus via Santa Elena  •  26 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Chetumal ADO Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Chetumal to Flores
  3. Take the bus from Santa Elena to Guatemala Zona 1

$66 - $126

Drive  •  15 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Tulum to Guatemala City 622.3 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tulum to Guatemala City. However, there are services departing from Tulum and arriving at Guatemala Zona 1 via Belize City and Santa Elena. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 50 min.

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The distance between Tulum and Guatemala City is 699 km. The road distance is 995.7 km.

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The best way to get from Tulum to Guatemala City without a car is to bus which takes 21 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Tulum to Guatemala City, including transfers.

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Tulum to Guatemala City bus services, operated by ADO, depart from Tulum station.

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The quickest flight from Cancun Airport to Guatemala City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 56 min.

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Tulum to Guatemala City bus services, operated by Autobuses FDN, arrive at Guatemala Zona 1 station.

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Guatemala City is 1 h behind Tulum. It is currently 5:16 AM in Tulum and 4:16 AM in Guatemala City.

Yes, the driving distance between Tulum to Guatemala City is 996 km. It takes approximately 15 h 46 min to drive from Tulum to Guatemala City.

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Volaris and Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. offer flights from Cancun Airport to Guatemala City Airport.

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Map of how to get from Tulum to Guatemala City.
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  • Distance: 436.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 57 min

What companies run services between Tulum, Mexico and Guatemala City, Guatemala?

You can take a bus from Tulum to Guatemala City via Belize City and Guatemala Centra Norte in around 21 h.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Cancun to Guatemala City via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Cancun to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tulum to Cancún International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $26
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$18 - $26
Economy
$7 - $11
Bus from Tulúm to Belize City
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$27 - $40
Economy
$18 - $26
Bus from Tulum to Bacalar
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$21 - $30
Economy
$11 - $16
Bus from Bacalar to Belize City
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$20 - $29
Economy
$10 - $15
Bus from Tulum to Belize City
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$27 - $40
Economy
$18 - $26
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
Fuente Del Norte
Website
autobusesfuentedelnorte.com.gt
Bus from Belize City to Guatemala Centra Norte
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
autobusesfuentedelnorte.com.gt
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tulum to Bacalar
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
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
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Belize City to Flores - Santa Elena
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Book at
facebook.com
Bus from Santa Elena to Guatemala Zona 1
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $26
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Bus from Belize City to Melchor de Mencos
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Book at
facebook.com
Bus from Melchor de Mencos to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $30
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
San Juan Travel
Phone
+502 7926 0042 / 79248018 / 55542218 / 55541719
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Chetumal to Flores
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
belizebus.wordpress.com

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