There are 4 ways to get from Zihuatanejo to Taxco by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Zihuatanejo to Cuernavaca Pluss
  2. Take the bus from Cuernavaca to Taxco Estrella de Oro

$41 - $68

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Bus via Acapulco  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Petatlán to Acapulco Zihuatanejo-Acapulco
  2. Take the bus from Acapulco Costera to Taxco Estrella de Oro

$25 - $60

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Drive  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Zihuatanejo to Taxco 299.6 miles

$40 - $60

Fly, Pluss  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo (ZIH) to Mexico City (MEX) ZIH - MEX
  2. Take the Pluss from Mexico Terminal Tasqueña to Taxco

$66 - $208

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No, there is no direct bus from Zihuatanejo to Taxco. However, there are services departing from Zihuatanejo and arriving at Taxco via Cuernavaca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 50 min.

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The distance between Zihuatanejo and Taxco is 229 km. The road distance is 479.4 km.

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The best way to get from Zihuatanejo to Taxco without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 50 min to get from Zihuatanejo to Taxco, including transfers.

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Zihuatanejo to Taxco bus services, operated by Estrella de Oro, depart from Zihuatanejo station.

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The quickest flight from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo Airport to Mexico City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Zihuatanejo to Taxco bus services, operated by Estrella de Oro, arrive at Taxco station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zihuatanejo to Taxco is 479 km. It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to drive from Zihuatanejo to Taxco.

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Viva Aerobus, Volaris, Interjet and two other airlines offer flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo Airport to Mexico City Airport.

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There are 45+ hotels available in Taxco. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zihuatanejo to Taxco.
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  • Distance: 143.3 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 50 min

What companies run services between Zihuatanejo, Mexico and Taxco, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Zihuatanejo to Taxco via Cuernavaca in around 10 h 50 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Bus operators
Estrella de Oro
Website
estrelladeoro.com.mx
Bus from Zihuatanejo to Cuernavaca
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cuernavaca to Taxco
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Acapulco Costera to Taxco
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $28
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ado.com.mx
Bus from Mexico Terminal Tasqueña to Taxco
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Petatlán to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$21 - $29
Economy
$10 - $16

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The best way to get from Zihuatanejo to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs .

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