Last updated on January 29th, 2023 at 11:36 am
How To Get From Chetumal to Playa del Carmen – You can go by bus, taxi, Uber and private transfer.
What Is The Distance From Chetumal to Playa del Carmen?
The distance from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is 313 kilometers. Click here to book online Playa del Carmen activities and day tours
The travel time by taxi from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is around 4 hours. The taxi fare from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is around $300 USD. Read here how to get from Playa del Carmen to Chetumal the reverse way.
What Is The Cheapest Way From Chetumal to Playa del Carmen?
The cheapest way from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is by bus for $27 USD and you can book online. The bus travel time from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is around 4 hours and 30 minutes.
You can also rent a car in Chetumal or get a private transfer that can be cheaper than a taxi.
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WHERE TO STAY IN PLAYA DEL CARMEN
A total of $20 USD would be the range of your budget for accommodation in Playa del Carmen. There are hotels mid-budget $50-70 USD and you can find luxury accommodations starting from $120 USD.
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HOW TO GET FROM CHETUMAL TO PLAYA DEL CARMEN
ADO BUS FROM CHETUMAL TO PLAYA DEL CARMEN (CHEAPEST WAY)
The cheapest way from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is by bus. There are buses leaving during the daytime and a few of them at night too from Chetumal Bus Terminal to Playa del Carmen ADO Bus Terminal.
BUS SCHEDULE FROM CHETUMAL TO PLAYA DEL CARMEN
The bus schedule from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is leaving almost every hour from 4 am to midnight and you can book in advance from Chetumal ADO Bus Terminal and get to Playa del Carmen ADO Bus Terminal.
The bus fare from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is around $27 USD. The bus travel time from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is around 4 hours and 30 minutes. You can pay by cash at the ticket counter and book online.
There are 3 different bus companies going from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen with similar prices depending on comfort and schedule. Apart from ADO Buses the most popular, you can check AU (Autobuses Unidos) and Autobuses Mayab schedules and prices on their Facebook Page for more information.
BY TAXI FROM CHETUMAL TO PLAYA DEL CARMEN
If you go from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen by taxi is the most comfortable, available 24/7 and fastest way. The travel time by taxi from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is around 4 hours.
The taxi fare from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is around $300 USD. The prices and travel time aren’t fixed and it will depend on traffic and your final destination
UBER FROM CHETUMAL TO PLAYA DEL CARMEN
If you are ordering Uber in Chetumal you should know that prices are similar to taxis or even more expensive. You can pre-book with the Uber app and go to the pickup point. Expect to pay around $200-250 USD depending on your destination and time of the day.
CAR RENTAL AT CHETUMAL
There are many options for renting a car in Chetumal. It’s the most convenient option and it will take you 4 hours to get to Playa del Carmen from Chetumal in a private car perfect if you are planning to move around. There are a few agencies like Hertz, Avis, Centauro available. Prices are around $30-40 USD per day.
PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION FROM CHETUMAL TO PLAYA DEL CARMEN
Hotel transfers are convenient but can be expensive. The transfers are usually available 24 hours and are only ideal if you have the budget and you really want comfort. Prices are around $300 USD and you will be able to fit up to 6 people. It could be $50 USD per person.
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BEST WAY FROM CHETUMAL TO PLAYA DEL CARMEN
The best way from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is getting by bus for $27 USD if you are traveling on a budget you can book online and it will take 4 hours and 30 minutes travel time.
The best way from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is getting by taxi or a private transfer if you are traveling with more people or with so much luggage and it will take around 4 hours.
BEST TIME TO VISIT PLAYA DEL CARMEN
There is 2 seasons dry and wet season. The rainy season starts in May. The best time to visit Playa del Carmen 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.
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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 dollars are very common and well-accepted in the country.
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