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Compare all timetables for the bus from Cancún to Playa del Carmen

Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from Cancún to Playa del Carmen from various bus operators like ADO, Autobuses Unidos or Amstar for the next days.
today
from $5
tomorrow
from $5
Tuesday
from $5
Wednesday
from $5
Thursday
from $5
Friday
from $5
Saturday
from $5

Cheapest bus trips today

Prices are for one way and one person
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    7:30 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    8:35 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Turistica
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    8:00 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    9:05 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Turistica
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • Autobuses Unidos
    1h 20m
    4:05 PM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    5:25 PM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Alterna
    Autobuses Unidos
    Economy
    $5
  • Autobuses Unidos
    1h 20m
    5:30 PM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    6:50 PM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Alterna
    Autobuses Unidos
    Economy
    $5
  • Amstar
    1h 30m
    7:00 AM
    Cancún
    8:30 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Alterna
    Amstar
    Premium Economy
    $12

Cheapest bus trips tomorrow

Prices are for one way and one person
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    7:30 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    8:35 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Turistica
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    8:00 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    9:05 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Turistica
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    9:30 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    10:35 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Turistica
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • Autobuses Unidos
    1h 20m
    4:05 PM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    5:25 PM
    Playa del Carmen
    Bus Depot
    Autobuses Unidos
    Economy
    $5
  • Autobuses Unidos
    1h 20m
    7:15 PM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    8:35 PM
    Playa del Carmen
    Bus Depot
    Autobuses Unidos
    Economy
    $5

Cheapest bus trips Tuesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    7:30 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    8:35 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Turistica
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    8:00 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    9:05 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Turistica
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • Autobuses Unidos
    1h 20m
    4:05 PM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    5:25 PM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Alterna
    Autobuses Unidos
    Economy
    $5
  • Autobuses Unidos
    1h 20m
    7:15 PM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    8:35 PM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Alterna
    Autobuses Unidos
    Economy
    $5
  • Amstar
    1h 30m
    7:00 AM
    Cancún
    8:30 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Alterna
    Amstar
    Premium Economy
    $12

Cheapest bus trips Wednesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    7:30 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    8:35 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Turistica
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    8:00 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    9:05 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Turistica
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    9:30 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    10:35 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Turistica
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • Autobuses Unidos
    1h 20m
    4:05 PM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    5:25 PM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Alterna
    Autobuses Unidos
    Economy
    $5
  • Autobuses Unidos
    1h 20m
    7:15 PM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    8:35 PM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Alterna
    Autobuses Unidos
    Economy
    $5

Cheapest bus trips Thursday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    7:30 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    8:35 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Bus Depot
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    8:00 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    9:05 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Bus Depot
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    9:30 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    10:35 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Bus Depot
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • Autobuses Unidos
    1h 20m
    4:05 PM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    5:25 PM
    Playa del Carmen
    Bus Depot
    Autobuses Unidos
    Economy
    $5
  • Autobuses Unidos
    1h 20m
    7:15 PM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    8:35 PM
    Playa del Carmen
    Bus Depot
    Autobuses Unidos
    Economy
    $5

Cheapest bus trips Friday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    7:30 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    8:35 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Bus Depot
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    8:00 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    9:05 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Bus Depot
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    9:30 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    10:35 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Bus Depot
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • Autobuses Unidos
    1h 20m
    4:05 PM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    5:25 PM
    Playa del Carmen
    Bus Depot
    Autobuses Unidos
    Economy
    $5
  • Autobuses Unidos
    1h 20m
    7:15 PM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    8:35 PM
    Playa del Carmen
    Bus Depot
    Autobuses Unidos
    Economy
    $5

Cheapest bus trips Saturday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    7:30 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    8:35 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Turistica
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    8:00 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    9:05 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Turistica
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • ADO
    1h 5m
    9:30 AM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    10:35 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Turistica
    ADO
    Economy
    $5
  • Autobuses Unidos
    1h 20m
    4:05 PM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    5:25 PM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Alterna
    Autobuses Unidos
    Economy
    $5
  • Autobuses Unidos
    1h 20m
    5:30 PM
    Cancún
    ADO Central bus station
    6:50 PM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Alterna
    Autobuses Unidos
    Economy
    $5

Frequency of bus connections between Cancún and Playa del Carmen

See here how frequent the connections between Cancún and Playa del Carmen are, during different times and days of the week.
Sunday is the busiest day, with more than 111 daily buses from Cancún to Playa del Carmen. Friday has instead the fewest connections, with only 72 daily coaches between Cancún and Playa del Carmen.
The busiest time of the day is the Morning, with 272 buses from Cancún to Playa del Carmen, while Night sees the fewest connections between Cancún and Playa del Carmen, with 11 offers.

Facts about the bus from Cancún to Playa del Carmen

Compare all providers like ADO, Autobuses Unidos and Amstar that travel 93 times every day by bus from Cancún to Playa del Carmen in one click! Book your bus ticket from Cancún to Playa del Carmen starting from $5!

Cheapest Bus $5
Fastest Bus 1h 5m
Earliest Bus 6:10 AM
Latest Bus 11:00 PM
Daily Bus Routes 93 Ø
Distance 40.1 miles
Bus Companies ADO, Autobuses Unidos and Amstar

Cheapest bus connections from Cancún to Playa del Carmen

Every day, 93 buses from 3 bus companies leave Cancún for Playa del Carmen: in the table below, you will find the cheapest prices for a bus ticket for this route, starting from 07/14/2024 and for the following days.

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday 07/14
$5
Monday 07/15
$5
Tuesday 07/16
$5
Wednesday 07/17
$5
Thursday 07/18
$5
Friday 07/19
$5
Saturday 07/20
$5
Sunday 07/21
$5
Monday 07/22
$5
Tuesday 07/23
$5
Wednesday 07/24
$5
Thursday 07/25
$5
Friday 07/26
$5
Saturday 07/27
$5
Sunday 07/28
$5
Monday 07/29
$5
Tuesday 07/30
$5
Wednesday 07/31
$5
Thursday 08/01
$5
Friday 08/02
$5
Saturday 08/03
$5
Sunday 08/04
$5
Monday 08/05
$5
Tuesday 08/06
$5
Wednesday 08/07
$5
Thursday 08/08
$5
Friday 08/09
$5
Saturday 08/10

The cheapest time to travel from Cancún to Playa del Carmen

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from Cancún to Playa del Carmen, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from $5, Sunday is the cheapest day for a bus from Cancún to Playa del Carmen. Sunday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from $5.
Afternoon is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from Cancún to Playa del Carmen, with $5. Night is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from $6.

How to save money travelling from Cancún to Playa del Carmen

Travel can be expensive, but it doesn't need to be! Do you want to avoid paying a terrible price for your trip? Then follow these quick steps to save money:

Book the ticket from Cancún to Playa del Carmen in advance! The earlier you book, the cheaper usually the price is. Also, you will be sure to have a place on the bus from Cancún to Playa del Carmen, compared instead if you buy it at the last moment, or directly at the station.

If you can, avoid travelling at peak times. Instead of weekend, try travelling during the week. Travelling in the evening or at night it’s also cheaper, and later buses from Cancún to Playa del Carmen are also emptier.

Beloved bus companies from Cancún to Playa del Carmen

These are the most booked bus companies between Cancún to Playa del Carmen from our users.

All bus stations and stops in Cancún and Playa del Carmen

In the map below, you can see where to find all bus stations in Cancún and Playa del Carmen.

Service and Comfort on the bus from Cancún to Playa del Carmen

Want to know which seat classes are available on the buses from Cancún to Playa del Carmen? Or which bus companies serve the route Cancún to Playa del Carmen? Below you will find answers to your questions.

FAQs about the Cancún to Playa del Carmen bus

How much does a Cancún Playa del Carmen bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $5 and takes 1h 20m to reach Playa del Carmen. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Cancún to Playa del Carmen?

This route is offered by 3 companies with a range of ticket prices between $5 and $12. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Playa del Carmen.

On average, how many connections are available from Cancún to Playa del Carmen each day?

Every day, the Cancún to Playa del Carmen bus route is served by approximately 93 connections. With our search, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Cancún to Playa del Carmen take?

The fastest bus from Cancún to Playa del Carmen is offered by ADO and takes 1h 5m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $5. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Cancún to Playa del Carmen?

The earliest bus arriving in Playa del Carmen from Cancún starts at 6:10 AM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Cancún to Playa del Carmen?

The latest bus trip departing from Cancún for Playa del Carmen starts at 11:00 PM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies operate the Cancún Playa del Carmen route?

When traveling by bus from Cancún to Playa del Carmen, passengers can travel with ADO, Autobuses Unidos and Amstar. With our search, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus between Cancún and Playa del Carmen?

You can check all the direct connections between Cancún and Playa del Carmen by using our search and looking at the Changes section in our filters. These are some of the companies which offer a direct bus: ADO, Autobuses Unidos and Amstar.

What can I take with me on the Cancún to Playa del Carmen bus route?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the Cancún Playa del Carmen bus route free of charge. Simply use our search to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Cancún Playa del Carmen bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Cancún to Playa del Carmen on your planned travel date.

Available seat classes which are offered on the bus route Cancún to Playa del Carmen

Economy
Economy

The cheapest option available for your ticket, it usually comes with reclinable seats and AC.

Premium Economy
PremiumEconomy

A mix between Economy and Business, it offers extra legroom, WI-FI and possible snacks.

Alternate transport types from Cancún to Playa del Carmen

Cheap carpooling from Cancún to Playa del Carmen

Here is a selection of the cheapest carpooling offers from the schedule from Cancún to Playa del Carmen for the next days.
  • Valentina's Tours and Transfer
    1h 0m
    5:00 AM
    Cancún
    Plaza Emprendedor
    6:00 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Alterna
    Valentina's Tours and Transfer
    Economy
    from $79
  • Jumbo Tours Group
    1h 15m
    5:00 AM
    Cancún
    Ultramar Playa Caracol Pier (Hotels Area)
    6:15 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Alterna
    Jumbo Tours Group
    Premium Economy
    from $129
  • Wayak
    1h 0m
    2:30 AM
    Cancún
    Plaza Emprendedor
    3:30 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Alterna
    Wayak
    Premium Economy
    from $155
  • Mexitours
    0h 45m
    5:00 AM
    Cancún
    Plaza Emprendedor
    5:45 AM
    Playa del Carmen
    Terminal ADO Alterna
    Mexitours
    Premium Economy
    from $164

More bus routes from Cancún and Playa del Carmen

Here’s an overview of the most popular bus routes from Cancún and from Playa del Carmen. Simply click on the connection of your choice, and you will find all the details about your bus route!

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