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There are 5 ways to get from Zihuatanejo to Toluca by plane, bus 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.

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Fly, bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo (ZIH) to Mexico City (MEX) ZIH - MEX
  2. Take the bus from México Central Poniente to Toluca

$58 - $208

Cheapest option

Bus Autobuses Zina  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Zihuatanejo to Toluca

$33

3 alternative options

Bus CostaLine  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Ixtapa to Mexico City Sur Bus Terminal Costa
  2. Take the bus from México Central Poniente to Toluca Toluca / ...

$37 - $71

Bus Estrella de Oro  •  12 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Zihuatanejo to Mexico Terminal Tasqueña Pluss/Diamante / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mexico Tasqueña to Toluca Cuernavaca / ...

$42 - $89

Drive  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Zihuatanejo to Toluca 360.2 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Zihuatanejo to Toluca is to bus which costs $625 and takes 15 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zihuatanejo to Toluca is to fly and bus which costs $1100 - $4100 and takes 3 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zihuatanejo and arriving at Toluca. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 4 min.

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The distance between Zihuatanejo and Toluca is 271 km. The road distance is 576.3 km.

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The best way to get from Zihuatanejo to Toluca without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 55 min and costs $700 - $1400.

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It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Zihuatanejo to Toluca, including transfers.

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Zihuatanejo to Toluca 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 4 min.

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Zihuatanejo to Toluca bus services, operated by ETN, arrive at Toluca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zihuatanejo to Toluca is 576 km. It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to drive from Zihuatanejo to Toluca.

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Map of how to get from Zihuatanejo to Toluca.
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  • Distance: 169.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 6 min

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

You can take a bus from Zihuatanejo to Toluca via Ixtapa, Mexico City Sur Bus Terminal, Tasqueña, Pino Suárez_1, Pino Suárez_1_2, Observatorio, and México Central Poniente in around 8 h 55 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from México Central Poniente to Toluca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $18
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$12 - $18
Full Fare
$6 - $9
Bus from Mexico Tasqueña to Toluca
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$12 - $18
Full Fare
$6 - $10
Regular Price
$14
Internet Discount
$12
Autobuses Zina
Phone
01800 00 94622
Website
autobuseszinacantepec.com.mx
Bus from Mexico Poniente to Toluca
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
autobuseszinacantepec.com.mx
Book at
autobuseszinacantepec.com.mx
Bus from Zihuatanejo to Toluca
Ave. Duration
15 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
autobuseszinacantepec.com.mx
Book at
autobuseszinacantepec.com.mx
CostaLine
Website
costaline.com.mx
Bus from Ixtapa to Mexico City Sur Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
costaline.com.mx
Bus from Zihuatanejo Central de Autobuses to Mexico City Sur Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
costaline.com.mx
Estrella de Oro
Website
estrelladeoro.com.mx
Bus from Zihuatanejo to Mexico Terminal Tasqueña
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
ado.com.mx

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

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There are 57+ hotels available in Toluca. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Zihuatanejo to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $120 - $150.

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