There are 6 ways to get from Tulum to Puerto Escondido by bus, plane 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, fly to Puerto Escondido  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Cancún International Airport
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Puerto Escondido (PXM) CUN - PXM

$161 - $375

Cheapest option

Bus via Coatzacoalcos  •  26 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Bacalar
  2. Take the bus from Bacalar to Coatzacoalcos
  3. Take the bus from Coatzacoalcos to Puerto Escondido Au

$51 - $66

4 alternative options

Bus, fly to Huatulco  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Cancún International Airport
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Huatulco (HUX) CUN - HUX
  3. Take the bus from Huatulco to Puerto Escondido

$101 - $410

Bus Turismo Alianza  •  25 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to San Cristóbal de las Casas Ado
  2. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Puerto Escondido

$103 - $143

Bus ADO  •  36 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Oaxaca Ado
  2. Take the bus from Oaxaca to Puerto Escondido Oaxaca-Puerto Escondido

$69 - $132

Drive  •  20 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Tulum to Puerto Escondido 952.8 miles

$120 - $190

What companies run services between Tulum, Mexico and Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Tulum to Puerto Escondido via San Cristóbal de las Casas in around 25 h 36 min.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Escondido via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Escondido via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Escondido via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Cancun to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Cancun to Huatulco via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Escondido via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Flights from Cancun to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Cancun to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cancun to Huatulco via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
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
$10 - $16
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tulum Terminal ADO to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Coatzacoalcos to Puerto Escondido
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tulum to Oaxaca
Ave. Duration
25 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Oaxaca to Puerto Escondido
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Huatulco to Puerto Escondido
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $21
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$14 - $21
Full Fare
$9 - $14
Turismo Alianza
Phone
+52 9211677641
Bus from Tulum to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
13 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
facebook.com
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Phone
+502 77620120
Email
marvelustravel@gmail.com
Website
marvelustravel.com
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Puerto Escondido
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$68
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com
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
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Vive Mexico
Phone
+52 984 133 8674, 9371280768, 9841531307
Bus from Bacalar to Coatzacoalcos
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
facebook.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Tulum to Puerto Escondido?

The distance between Tulum and Puerto Escondido is 1125 km. The road distance is 1525 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Tulum to Puerto Escondido?

The cheapest way to get from Tulum to Puerto Escondido is to bus which costs $950 - $1300 and takes 26 h 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Tulum to Puerto Escondido?

The quickest way to get from Tulum to Puerto Escondido is to bus and fly which takes 6 h 21 min and costs $2900 - $7000.

Is there a direct bus between Tulum and Puerto Escondido?

No, there is no direct bus from Tulum to Puerto Escondido. However, there are services departing from Tulum and arriving at Puerto Escondido via San Cristóbal de las Casas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 36 min.

How long does it take to get from Tulum to Puerto Escondido?

It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Tulum to Puerto Escondido, including transfers.