There are 8 ways to get from Tulum to San Ignacio by bus, rideshare, car or plane

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  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulúm to Belize City Tulúm-Belice
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to San Ignacio

$23 - $44

Cheapest option

Bus, rideshare  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Limones
  2. Take the rideshare from Limones to Chetumal
  3. Take the bus from Corozal to San Ignacio

$21 - $23

6 alternative options

Bus via Belmopan  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulúm to Belize City Tulúm-Belice
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to Belmopan

$26 - $47

Bus #2  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Belize City Terminal ADO
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to San Ignacio

$23 - $45

Drive  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Tulum to San Ignacio 299.2 miles

$40 - $60

Bus to Belize City Municipal, fly to Belmopan  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulúm to Belize City
  2. Fly from Belize City Municipal (TZA) to Belmopan (BCV) TZA - BCV

$238 - $539

Bus to Cancun, fly to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Cancún International Airport
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt (BZE) CUN - BZE
  3. Take the bus from Belmopan to San Ignacio

Bus to Cancun, fly to Chetumal, bus  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Cancún International Airport
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Chetumal (CTM) CUN - CTM
  3. Take the bus from Corozal to San Ignacio

$118 - $387

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tulum to San Ignacio is to bus and rideshare which costs $400 - $450 and takes 10 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tulum to San Ignacio is to drive which costs $750 - $1100 and takes 7 h 18 min.

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The distance between Tulum and San Ignacio is 379 km. The road distance is 478.6 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 53 min to get from Tulum to San Ignacio, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tulum to San Ignacio. However, there are services departing from Tulúm and arriving at San Ignacio via Belize City. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 53 min.

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What companies run services between Tulum, Mexico and San Ignacio, Belize?

You can take a bus from Tulum to San Ignacio via Belize City and Belize City in around 7 h 53 min.

Airlines
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Belmopan
Ave. Duration
10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $500
Flights from Cancun to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Mayair
Website
mayair.com.mx
Flights from Cancun to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Maya Island Air
Website
mayaislandair.com
Flights from Cancun to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tulúm to Belize City
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$28 - $40
Economy
$18 - $27
Bus from Tulum to Belize City
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$28 - $40
Economy
$18 - $26
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 - $12
Westline
Phone
+501 824-2620
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Belize City to San Ignacio
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
belmopanonline.com
Bus from Belmopan to San Ignacio
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belmopanonline.com
BBOC
Phone
+501 630-9303
Email
belizebusownerscoop@hotmail.com
Website
belizebus.wordpress.com
Bus from Belize City to San Ignacio
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Belmopan to San Ignacio
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
facebook.com
James Bus Line
Phone
(++501) 662-4475
Email
hickatee@gmail.com
Website
hickatee.com
Bus from Belize City to Belmopan
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hickatee.com
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tulum to Limones
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Valencia Bus Line
Phone
+501 6705583 / 6212581
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Corozal to San Ignacio
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
belizebus.wordpress.com
Other operators
Colectivos de Chetumal
Phone
+52 983 832 8164
Rideshare from Limones to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5

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