There are 6 ways to get from Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta by plane, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Veracruz (VER) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) VER - PVR

$119 - $140

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Veracruz to México Central Norte Ado/Gl
  2. Take the bus from Mexico City North Bus to Puerto Vallarta Primera Plus / ...

$62 - $137

4 alternative options

Bus via Oceanía  •  19 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Veracruz to Mexico City TAPO Bus Veracruz-México
  2. Take the bus from Mexico City North Bus to Puerto Vallarta Primera Plus / ...

$64 - $138

Bus via Tepic  •  19 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Veracruz to México Central Norte
  2. Take the bus from Mexico to Tepic
  3. Take the bus from Tepic to Puerto Vallarta

$70 - $124

Bus ETN  •  22 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Veracruz to ADO México Terminal Ejecutiva Sur Gl/Platino
  2. Take the bus from México Terminal Tasqueña to Riviera Nayarit Tasqueña / ...

$70 - $135

Drive  •  13 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta 769.9 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta is to bus which costs $1300 - $2400 and takes 19 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta is to fly which costs $2200 - $2700 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta. However, there are services departing from Veracruz and arriving at Autotransportes Medina via Mexico City North Bus, Nuevo Vallarta and Palmas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 33 min.

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The distance between Veracruz and Puerto Vallarta is 963 km. The road distance is 1231.8 km.

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The best way to get from Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 33 min and costs $1100 - $2600.

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta, including transfers.

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Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta bus services, operated by ADO, depart from Veracruz station.

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The best way to get from Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta is to fly which takes 3 h 57 min and costs $2200 - $2700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1100 - $2600 and takes 19 h 33 min.

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There is no direct flight from Veracruz Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta bus services, operated by Primera Plus, arrive at Puerto Vallarta station.

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Map of how to get from Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta.
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  • Distance: 602.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 57 min

What companies run services between Veracruz, Mexico and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico?

Interjet, Aeroméxico and three other airlines fly from Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta via México Central Norte, Mexico City North Bus, Puerto Vallarta, Nuevo Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta, and Palmas in around 19 h 33 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $360
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $290
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Veracruz to Puerto Vallarta via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Veracruz to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$29 - $40
Economy
$19 - $28
Bus from Veracruz to Mexico City TAPO Bus
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$28 - $40
Economy
$18 - $27
Bus from Veracruz to ADO México Terminal Ejecutiva Sur
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$28 - $40
Economy
$18 - $27
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City North Bus to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
12 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$35 - $55
Primera Select
$60 - $85
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Mexico to Tepic
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$40 - $55
Bus from Tepic to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$15 - $21
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City North Bus to Tepic
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from México Terminal Tasqueña to Riviera Nayarit
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$50 - $75
Full Fare
$65 - $95
Regular Price
$76
Internet Discount
$65

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