Last updated on January 8th, 2023 at 06:27 pm
We will write how to get from Valladolid to Holbox by bus plus ferry. The distance from Valladolid to Holbox is 157 kilometers. Click here to book online Holbox activities and day trips
The travel time from Valladolid to Holbox is around 2 hours and 15 minutes by taxi plus ferry from Chiquila to Holbox. If you go by bus plus ferry around 3 hours travel time. Read here how to get from Holbox to Valladolid the reverse way.
The cheapest way from Valladolid to Holbox is by bus plus ferry for $27 USD which you can book online for the same price.
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WHERE TO STAY IN HOLBOX
Around $20 USD would be the range of your budget for accommodation in Holbox. There are hotels mid-budget $50-70 USD and you can find luxury accommodations starting from $120 USD.
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VALLADOLID TO HOLBOX
ADO BUS FROM VALLADOLID TO HOLBOX (CHEAPEST WAY)
The cheapest way from Valladolid to Holbox is by bus plus ferry. You will have to get a direct bus from Valladolid to Chiquila and from Chiquila to Holbox by ferry.
The ADO Bus will arrive just 2 minutes walking distance from Chiquila Ferry Port where you can buy the tickets going to Holbox. Or you can book online at the same price ADO Bus plus ferry ticket!
ADO BUS SCHEDULE FROM VALLADOLID TO CHIQUILA
The ADO Bus schedule from Valladolid to Chiquila is starting at 9 20 am and 12 20 pm. The ADO Bus in Valladolid is leaving from Valladolid ADO Bus Terminal.
The bus fare from Valladolid to Chiquila is around $14 USD (you can book online). The travel time from Valladolid to Chiquila is around 2 hours and 30 minutes.
FERRY SCHEDULE FROM CHIQUILA TO HOLBOX
Once in Chiquila ADO Bus Terminal you will have to walk 2 minutes to the ferry port. The ferry schedule from Chiquila to Isla Holbox is running every 30 minutes. There are two companies offering the ferry from Chiquila to Holbox: Holbox Express and 9 Hermanos. (you can book online here)
9 Hermanos ferry from Chiquila to Holbox is running every hour starting from 6 am to 9 pm. Check here 9 Hermanos ferry shcedule and fare. And Holbox Express is running every hour starting from 6 30 am to 9 30 pm. Check here Holbox Express ferry schedule and fare!
The ferry travel time from Chiquila to Holbox is 20 minutes. The ferry fare from Chiquila to Isla Holbox is 220 MXN which is $11 USD.
The total bus fare from Valladolid to Holbox is $27 USD that you can book online here. The total travel time from Valladolid to Holbox is around 3 hours (it can be longer depending on the traffic and waiting time).
BY TAXI FROM VALLADOLID TO HOLBOX
If you go from Valladolid to Holbox by taxi is the most comfortable, available 24/7 and fastest way. The travel time by taxi is around 2 hours to Chiquila where you will get the ferry to Holbox.
The taxi fare from Valladolid to Chiquila is around $80-100 USD. The prices and travel time aren’t fixed and it will depend on traffic and your final destination.
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UBER FROM VALLADOLID TO HOLBOX
If you are ordering Uber in Valladolid you should know that prices are similar to taxis or even more expensive. You can pre-book with Uber app from your phone and go to the pickup point at the airport. Expect to pay around $100-120 USD depending on your destination and time of the day.
CAR RENTAL AT VALLADOLID
There are many options for renting a car in Valladolid. It’s the most convenient option if you would like to visit around but not for Holbox since cars aren’t allowed to drive in Isla Holbox. It will take you 2 hours to get to Chiquila from Valladolid in a private car. A few agencies like Hertz, Avis, Centauro are available at the airport. Prices are around $30-40 USD per day.
PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION FROM VALLADOLID TO HOLBOX
Hotel transfers are also straightforward and convenient but can be a little bit pricey. The transfers are usually available 24 hours and are only ideal if you have the budget and you really want comfort. Prices are around $120 USD and you will be able to fit up to 3 people. It could be $40 USD per person. And for $140 USD and you will be able to fit 7 people. It will be around $20 USD per person.
BEST WAY FROM VALLADOLID TO HOLBOX
The best way from Valladolid to Holbox is getting by ADO Bus if you are traveling on a budget for $17 USD plus $11 USD for the ferry Chiquila to Holbox. A total fare of $27 USD and 3 hours travel time if you book altogether!
ACCOMMODATION BUDGET TRAVEL IN HOLBOX
A total of $15 USD would be the range of your budget for accommodation in Holbox. There are hotels mid-budget $50-70 USD and you can find luxury accommodations starting from $120 USD.
BEST TIME TO VISIT IN HOLBOX
There are 2 seasons dry and wet season. The rainy season starts in May. The best time to visit Holbox is from the months of November to April because it is the month of the dry season.
However, lots of tourists prefer to travel from January to March since it’s not peak season but it can be rainy for a few days.
CASH IN MEXICO
Mexico has its own currency called the Mexican Peso. A $1 USD=19 MXN. There are lots of ATMs and exchange currency in many parts of the country. And you have to know that the country’s dollars are very common and well-accepted.
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