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

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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Bus CostaLine  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Zihuatanejo Central de Autobuses to Mexico City Sur Bus Terminal Costa / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mexico Tasqueña to Toluca Cuernavaca / ...

$41 - $87

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Bus Autobuses Zina  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Zihuatanejo to Toluca

$34

3 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Zihuatanejo to Toluca 360.2 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Mexico City, bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo (ZIH) to Mexico City (MEX) ZIH - MEX
  2. Take the bus from Mexico City Airport to Toluca Terminal Tollocan

$63 - $199

Fly to Toluca  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo (ZIH) to Toluca (TLC) ZIH - TLC

$120 - $403

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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 - $3800 and takes 3 h 39 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 10 min and costs $750 - $1700.

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It takes approximately 8 h 10 min to get from Zihuatanejo to Toluca, including transfers.

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Zihuatanejo to Toluca bus services, operated by CostaLine, depart from Zihuatanejo Central de Autobuses station.

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The best way to get from Zihuatanejo to Toluca is to bus which takes 8 h 10 min and costs $750 - $1700. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $2200 - $8000 and takes 5 h 19 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Zihuatanejo to Toluca.
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  • Distance: 169.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 10 min

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

You can take a bus from Zihuatanejo to Toluca via Mexico City Sur Bus Terminal and Mexico Tasqueña in around 8 h 10 min. Alternatively, Interjet, Aeromar and three other airlines fly from Zihuatanejo to Toluca every 4 hours.

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
Flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo to Toluca via Mexico City, Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo to Toluca via Mexico City, Monterrey
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo to Toluca via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo to Toluca via Mexico City, Acapulco
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
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
CostaLine
Website
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
$30 - $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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Mexico Tasqueña to Toluca
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$12 - $19
Full Fare
$7 - $10
Regular Price
$14
Internet Discount
$12
Autobuses Zina
Phone
01800 00 94622
Website
autobuseszinacantepec.com.mx
Bus from Zihuatanejo to Toluca
Ave. Duration
15 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
autobuseszinacantepec.com.mx
Book at
autobuseszinacantepec.com.mx
El Caminante
Phone
01 800 509 7545
Website
tmt-caminante.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City Airport to Toluca Terminal Tollocan
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
tmt-caminante.com.mx

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