Playa del Carmen to Cancun

Playa del Carmen to Cancun

  Oct 2, 2021, 6 trips (MXN 1,412 – MXN 0)

Other Options

3

Taxis

55m

From MXN 1,412
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Playa del Carmen Transfer
1h taxi ride with Happy Shuttle
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Cancun Airport Transfer
From MXN 1,412 vehicle, all incl
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Cozumel Ferry Port Transfer, Playa del Carmen
1h taxi ride with Happy Shuttle
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Cancun Airport Transfer
From MXN 1,412 vehicle, all incl

Playa del Carmen to Cancun Schedule

Playa del Carmen to Cancun Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
TripAlliance Van 9pax Any timeMXN 1,506.31
Happy Shuttle Van 10pax Any timeMXN 1,764.81

Transportation from Playa del Carmen to Cancun

How to get from Playa del Carmen to Cancun

Travelling between Playa del Carmen and Cancun is possible by Flight and taxi. Taxi guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Flight is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you MXN 2,761.53 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a taxi which will set you back mere MXN 1,411.85.

How long does it take to get from Playa del Carmen to Cancun?

It can take you anywhere between 1 and 21 hours to travel between Playa del Carmen and Cancun depending on the means of transport you choose.

Taxi is the fastest way to travel between Playa del Carmen and Cancun. Taxi will bring you to your destination in 55m. Flight does a much slower job and take about 20h 57m to reach Cancun.

How much does it cost to get from Playa del Carmen to Cancun?

Travelling between Playa del Carmen and Cancun can be as cheap as MXN 1,411.85 if you opt for a Happy Shuttle taxi and as expensive as MXN 2,761.53 if you buy a Volaris flight ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Playa del Carmen and Cancun ?

  • 1 from Playa del Carmen to Cancun starting from 20:03 Cancun Airport until 20:03 Cancun Airport

1 from Playa del Carmen to Cancun starting from 00:00 Cancun Airport Transfer until 00:00 Cancun Airport Transfer

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Playa del Carmen to Cancun.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?

Flights

Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Playa del Carmen to Cancun, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as MXN 2,446.67.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Playa del Carmen and Cancun

Volaris

Taxi

Some travellers consider taxi to be the most convenient form of overland transport thanks to flexible departure times, a possibility to choose the size of the car you need, and a hassle-free door-to-door service.

Things to remember: If you are planning to make detours during your trip, discuss it with your driver or service provider in advance as it may affect the price.

Companies offering charters between Playa del Carmen and Cancun

Happy Shuttle, TripAlliance

What is the most popular transport to get from Playa del Carmen to Cancun?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with taxi remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% bought a taxi ride