There are 4 ways to get from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Palenque by bus, taxi 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 Transportes Caballero S.A de C.V  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to San Cristóbal de las Casas
  2. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Palenque

Cheapest option

Bus Autobusesaexa  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Palenque

$11 - $21

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Palenque 176.9 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Palenque 176.9 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The distance between Tuxtla Gutiérrez and Palenque is 146 km. The road distance is 283 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Palenque is to bus which costs $230 - $410 and takes 6 h.

The quickest way to get from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Palenque is to taxi which takes 4 h 2 min and costs $1000 - $1200.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tuxtla Gutiérrez and arriving at Palenque. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Palenque, including transfers.

What companies run services between Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Mexico and Palenque, Chiapas, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Palenque via San Cristóbal de las Casas and San Cristóbal de las Casas in around 5 h 9 min.

Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Palenque
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
bus
Bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
autobusesaexa.com.mx
Bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Palenque
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
autobusesaexa.com.mx
Transportes Caballero S.A de C.V
Phone
+52 998 122 3684
Email
sergiocaballero-06@hotmail.com
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Palenque
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
AutobusesAexa
Phone
52 (961) 638-5018
Email
info@autobusesaexa.com
Website
autobusesaexa.com.mx
Bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Palenque
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
autobusesaexa.com.mx
Other operators
Taxi from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Palenque
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Águilas Tours
Phone
+52 961 130 0411

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