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There are 6 ways to get from Tuxtepec to Palenque by bus, car, taxi, plane or shuttle

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Cosamaloapan to Villahermosa
  2. Take the bus from Villahermosa to Palenque

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Bus via Coatzacoalcos

  1. Take the bus from Cosamaloapan to Coatzacoalcos
  2. Take the bus from Coatzacoalcos to Palenque

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Bus via Acayucan

  1. Take the bus from Tuxtepec to Tlacotalpan
  2. Take the bus from Cosamaloapan to Acayucan
  3. Take the bus from Acayucan to Villahermosa
  4. Take the bus from Villahermosa to Palenque

Drive

  1. Drive from Tuxtepec to Palenque

Taxi to Oaxaca, fly, shuttle

  1. Take a taxi from Tuxtepec to Oaxaca
  2. Fly from Oaxaca (OAX) to Villahermosa (VSA)
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Villahermosa Airport to Palenque

Bus, bus to Veracruz, fly, shuttle

  1. Take the bus from Tuxtepec to Veracruz
  2. Take the bus from Veracruz to Xalapa
  3. Take the bus from Xalapa to Veracruz Airport
  4. Fly from Veracruz (VER) to Villahermosa (VSA)
  5. Take a shuttle bus from Villahermosa Airport to Palenque
Tuxtepec → Palenque
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The cheapest way to get from Tuxtepec to Palenque is to bus via Acayucan which costs $850 - $1200 and takes 15h 55m.

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The fastest way to get from Tuxtepec to Palenque is to drive which takes 6h 6m and costs $850 - $1300.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tuxtepec to Palenque. However, there are services departing from Tuxtepec and arriving at Palenque via Santa Cruz, Cosamaloapan and Villahermosa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 8m.

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The distance between Tuxtepec and Palenque is 443 km. The road distance is 511.5 km.

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The best way to get from Tuxtepec to Palenque without a car is to bus which takes 11h 8m and costs $700 - $1600.

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It takes approximately 11h 8m to get from Tuxtepec to Palenque, including transfers.

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Tuxtepec to Palenque bus services, operated by ADO, depart from Cosamaloapan station.

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There is no direct flight from Oaxaca Airport to Villahermosa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 34m and has one stopover.

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Tuxtepec to Palenque bus services, operated by Ómnibus Cristóbal Colón (OCC), arrive at Palenque station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tuxtepec to Palenque is 512 km. It takes approximately 6h 6m to drive from Tuxtepec to Palenque.

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  • Distance: 443.3 km
  • Duration: 11h 8m

What companies run services between Tuxtepec, Mexico and Palenque, Chiapas, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Tuxtepec to Palenque via Santa Cruz, Cosamaloapan, and Villahermosa in around 11h 8m.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
aeromexico.com
Flights from Oaxaca to Villahermosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$4300 - $6500
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Oaxaca to Villahermosa via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$2900 - $8000
Flights from Oaxaca to Villahermosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$2900 - $8000
Flights from Oaxaca to Villahermosa via Mexico City, Cancun
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$2900 - $8000
Flights from Oaxaca to Villahermosa via Mexico City, Monterrey
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$2900 - $8000
Mayair
Website
mayair.com.mx
Flights from Veracruz to Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $4700
Bus operators
ADO

Autobuses de Oriente (ADO) is one of Mexico’s largest bus companies, mainly operating south of Mexico City and into the Yucatan Peninsula. Choose from three bus classes: ADO (first class), ADO GL (luxury class) and ADO Platino (platinum class and the most expensive). All buses are comfortable, with reclining seats, blackout curtains, air conditioning and a toilet; ADO Platino offers additional amenities such as extra legroom, onboard Wi-Fi and individual screens.

Contact Details
Phone
+52 555 784 4652
Email
solucioneshola@ado.com.mx
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cosamaloapan to Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$420 - $700
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ADO
$420 - $650
ADO GL
$450 - $700
Bus from Cosamaloapan to Coatzacoalcos
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$280 - $550
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ADO
$280 - $420
ADO GL
$290 - $390
Bus from Coatzacoalcos to Palenque
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$400 - $650
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ADO
$400 - $600
ADO GL
$430 - $650
Bus from Cosamaloapan to Acayucan
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$200 - $310
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ADO
$210 - $310
ADO GL
$200 - $240
Bus from Tuxtepec to Veracruz
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$240 - $360
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ADO
$240 - $360
ADO GL
$240 - $310
Bus from Veracruz to Xalapa
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$180 - $290
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ADO
$190 - $290
ADO GL
$180 - $200
Bus from Xalapa to Veracruz Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$190 - $410
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ADO
$200 - $300
ADO GL
$190 - $220
Ómnibus Cristóbal Colón (OCC)
Phone
+52 555 784 4652
Email
solucioneshola@ado.com.mx
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Villahermosa to Palenque
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$240 - $440
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Veracruz to Xalapa
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$190 - $400
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Autobuses Unidos (AU)
Phone
+52 555 784 4652
Email
solucioneshola@ado.com.mx
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cosamaloapan to Coatzacoalcos
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
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Child & Senior disscount
$120 - $170
Regular
$230 - $340
Bus from Cosamaloapan to Acayucan
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $240
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Child & Senior disscount
$85 - $120
Regular
$160 - $240
Bus from Tuxtepec to Veracruz
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $290
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Child & Senior disscount
$100 - $150
Regular
$190 - $290
Bus from Veracruz to Xalapa
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $220
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Child & Senior disscount
$75 - $110
Regular
$150 - $220
TRV Autobuses
Phone
+52 229 937 5788
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tuxtepec to Tlacotalpan
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Schedules at
facebook.com
Tours Acosta
Phone
+52 937 132 0108
Email
santiagosigerocinthia@gmail.com
Bus from Acayucan to Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Schedules at
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Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Other operators
Taxi from Tuxtepec to Oaxaca
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Estimated price
$2500 - $3100

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Aeroméxico and Viva Aerobus offer flights from Oaxaca Airport to Villahermosa Airport.

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