There are 6 ways to get from Tulum to Punta Mita 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.

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Bus to Cancun, fly to Puerto Vallarta  •  8 h 25 min

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

$109 - $358

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Bus to Cancun, fly to Guadalajara, bus  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Cancún International Airport
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Guadalajara (GDL) CUN - GDL
  3. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Bucerias

$88 - $359

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Bus to Merida, fly to Puerto Vallarta  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum Terminal ADO to Mérida CAME
  2. Fly from Merida (MID) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) MID - PVR

$105 - $357

Bus  •  39 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum Terminal ADO to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna
  2. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Alterna to México Central Norte Ado
  3. Take the bus from Mexico City North Bus Terminal to Guadalajara
  4. Take the bus from Zapoan to Sayulita

$119 - $244

Bus via Cancún Terminal ADO  •  44 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Xel-Há to Cancún Terminal ADO
  2. Take the bus from Cancun to Mexico City
  3. Take the bus from Mexico City North Bus Terminal to Guadalajara
  4. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Bucerias

$112 - $195

Drive  •  28 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Tulum to Punta Mita 1519 miles

$200 - $300

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tulum to Punta Mita. However, there are services departing from Tulum and arriving at Punta Mita via Xel-Há, Cancun, Mexico City North Bus Terminal, Guadalajara and Bucerías. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 28 min.

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The distance between Tulum and Punta Mita is 1880 km. The road distance is 2430.4 km.

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The best way to get from Tulum to Punta Mita without a car is to bus which takes 39 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 25 min to get from Tulum to Punta Mita, including transfers.

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Tulum to Punta Mita bus services, operated by Autobuses Mayab, depart from Xel-Há station.

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There is no direct flight from Cancun Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Tulum to Punta Mita bus services, operated by Vallarta Plus, arrive at Bucerias station.

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Punta Mita is 1 h behind Tulum. It is currently 11:37 AM in Tulum and 11:37 AM in Punta Mita.

Yes, the driving distance between Tulum to Punta Mita is 2430 km. It takes approximately 28 h 16 min to drive from Tulum to Punta Mita.

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Volaris, United Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Cancun Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport.

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Map of how to get from Tulum to Punta Mita.
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  • Distance: 1175.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 25 min

What companies run services between Tulum, Mexico and Punta Mita, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Tulum to Punta Mita via Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna, Playa del Carmen Alterna, México Central Norte, Mexico City North Bus Terminal, Guadalajara, Zapopan, Zapoan, and Sayulita in around 39 h 21 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Merida to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $360
Flights from Merida to Puerto Vallarta via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $360
Flights from Cancun to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Cancun to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Vallarta via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Vallarta via Toluca
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City, Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Merida to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Cancun to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Flights from Cancun to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Vallarta via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Merida to Puerto Vallarta via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Cancun to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Cancun to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Cancun to Guadalajara via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Merida to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $330
Flights from Cancun to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Vallarta via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Merida to Puerto Vallarta via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Vallarta via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
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 Tulum Terminal ADO to Mérida CAME
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$23 - $35
Economy
$13 - $19
Bus from Tulum Terminal ADO to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8
Bus from Playa del Carmen Alterna to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$70 - $100
Economy
$60 - $95
Bus from Cancun to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
28 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$70 - $100
Economy
$65 - $95
Vallarta Plus
Website
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Guadalajara to Bucerias
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Zapoan to Sayulita
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
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vallartaplus.com
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City North Bus Terminal to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City North Bus to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Mexico Central Norte to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$35 - $50
Full Fare
$40 - $60
Regular Price
$48
Internet Discount
$44
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Xel-Há to Cancún Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ado.com.mx

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