Cancun Transportation to Bacalar from Cancun

Private Transfer to Bacalar from Cancun

Do you need accommodation in Bacalar? Surely you read somewhere else on the internet about the beauty of the magical town of Bacalar and surely you also read that it is in Cancun ... but we are sorry to tell you that the latter is a lie, Bacalar is part of the state of Quintana Roo and is located 345 km from the city of Cancun and which can be a road trip of 4 hours and 30 minutes to 5 hours or more.

Actually this happens because there is a lot of misinformation about "what is Cancun and the Riviera Maya", but don't worry, you already booked your hotel and of course, to save you time, money and have the most comfortable and pleasant trip possible, we invite you right now to book your private transfer to Bacalar from Cancun with us right now.

Our transfer rates to Bacalar

We present you our price list of our different transfer services to Bacalar. As well as the estimated transfer time from Cancun airport.

Private Private Private Luxury Group Time Distance
1-3 Passengers 4-6 Passengers 7-8 Passengers 1-6 Passengers 1-16 Passengers
Single Round Trip Single Round Trip Sencillo Round Trip Single Round Trip Single Redondo
Costa Mujeres 60 USD 110 USD 340 USD 681 USD 340 USD 681 USD 681 USD 1362 USD 681 USD 362 USD 4 hours & 35 minutes 345 km

Why should I choose a Transfer Service to Bacalar

The magical town of Bacalar is a place you definitely have to visit on your visit to the Riviera Maya, but as such it is not located in the Riviera Maya.

So, you have to make a trip from Cancun, which has a duration of 4 hours and 30 minutes. A very long trip, isn't it? But to make this trip the best experience possible, we have the best transfer service to Bacalar.

A totally private service that will make your trip to this beautiful magical town the best experience of your life. So don't hesitate and book now.


Cancun Transportation to Bacalar from Cancun

What are the private transfer options to Bacalar from Cancun airport or from anywhere in Cancun?

Private cab

The Taxi is a private service that can be taken from the Cancun airport, from downtown Cancun or from the hotel zone of the city and in this way, ask the driver to take you to the hotel or place in Costa Mujeres where you need to go.

It is worth mentioning that the cabs in downtown Cancun are not very safe, clean and of high quality, but the cabs you can take from the airport or from the hotel zone are.

However, the best way to take a cab is to book it online and avoid paying more. Many operators of this type of transportation tend to "jack up" the real rates.

taxi cancun

Private Transportation

The private transportation service is one of the best and busiest services that exist in the city to move from Cancun airport to Costa Mujeres.

A service that is provided in a "VAN" type unit and with a capacity of 8 to 9 passengers, ample space to travel comfortably, equipped with air conditioning, free WIFI and also: Safe and Reliable.

This service can be booked online and paid either by credit card, visa or even cash payment upon arrival to the city.

private shuttle costa mujeres

VIP Transportation

Do you want to take your transportation service to another level? Then you need to book your VIP transfer service. This service is a private transfer provided in a luxury unit which can be a Suburban limo, Cadillac, Mercedes Bez or even a limousine.

This service can be booked online, it is a little more expensive than the other services above, but without a doubt: They take your transportation experience to your hotel in Costa Mujeres to another level.

vio transportation cancun

Transfer to all hotels in Bacalar

Check out our list of accommodations, hotels, vacation rentals, apartments, Airbnb and hostels we can take you to.

Pier Hotel Bacalar
Casa Coral
Areca Bacalar
Ecocamping Yaxche
Casa & Beach Club Yunuem
Yaxche Centro Hostal y Camping
El Búho Glamping
La Casa de las Aves
Hotel América
Bacalar mayan caribe
MBH Maya Bacalar Hotel Boutique
Blue Palm Bacalar
Casa Shiva Bacalar by MIJ
Azul 36 Hotel
Casa Chukum
Ade Hotel Bacalar
Urban Bacalar Hotel by MIJ
BOA BOA Bacalar
Hotel Diosa del Agua Bacalar
Hotel Buenavista Bacalar by Nah Hotels
Royal Palm Bacalar Cabañas & Lagoon Club
Casa Bizu
Hotel & Suites Oasis Bacalar
Casa Lamat
Hotel Seyba Bakalar
Siyan Ka'an Bak'halal
Blue Bird
La Albarina
Casita Maya Bacalar
Villas Eco-Románticas Kúuch Ka´anil
Hotel Rancho Encantado
La Galuna Bacalar
Tierra Maya Hotel Spa & Sanctuary
Mi Kasa Tu Kasa Bacalar by Nah Hotels
Xibalba in town
Asilé Hotel Boutique
Cedro Rojo
Hotel Boutique Villa Balu
Hotel Awazul Bacalar
Seven Blue House Village & Lodge
Khaban Bacalar Hotel Boutique
Hotel Makaabá Eco-Boutique
Poza Clara Sanctuary
Hotel Pancho Villas Bacalar
Toto Blue Hotel Boutique
Casa Tarimoro-Bacalar
Hotel Hacienda Bacalar
Agam Hotel
Hotel CasaBakal
Villas Karalv
Cabañas Hostal & Camping Magic Bacalar
Villas Ecotucan
Cayuco Maya
Hotel Sun Ha Bacalar
Casa Delia Hotel
Amigos Hotelito
Gran Jaguar Hotel
Hostal & Suites Pata de Perro
Hotelito Kuyche
El Roble Nature Hotel & Lagoon
Hotel Balché
El Roble Hotel
Capital O Villa Colibrí Bacalar
Hotel Casa Ariana
Villa Marilu B&B
Veleando Ando Cabañas
Estancia Lapislázuli
Posada Casa Madrid
Hotel Vista Laguna Bacalar
Xcabal Hotel boutique
Hotel Casa Lima
Hotel Aires Bacalar

How to get to Bacalar?

Bacalar is one of the Magical Towns of the state of Quintana Roo and its proximity to the Riviera Maya, its lagoon of the 7 colors and the beauty of its beaches and the charm of its sky, makes it a printable place to know and if you want to know how to get to Bacalar from Cancun, from Cancun airport, from Playa del Carmen or from Tulum and what are the options available to you, then we will tell you that there are 4: Private Transportation, ADO Bus, Colectivos and Taxi.

Private Transportation

Whether you are in Cancun, Playa del Carmen or Tulum, the private transfer service to Bacalar is the best option to get to this charming magical town of Quintana Roo.

As this is a private service, the vehicle will go for you, no matter where your hotel or lodging is located.

This service is totally private, comfortable, safe, equipped with air conditioning and WIFI. In addition, it is driven by a certified chauffeur who will ensure at all times for your well-being and comfort of the trip.


The ADO bus is an excellent option to get to Bacalar from Cancun, from Playa del Carmen or from Tulum.

If you are in Cancun, you have to find the ADO terminal and buy your ticket to access the bus which has an average cost of 450.00 MXN to 550.00 MXN per person.

If you are in Playa del Carmen, you have to find on the fifth avenue, the ADO terminal to buy your ticket to access the bus and get to Bacalar from Playa del Carmen. The approximate cost of the ticket is 430.00 MXN per person.

If you are in Tulum and want to go to Bacalar, you also have at your disposal the transfer service of ADO and has an average cost of 286.00 MXN.


Another option you have to get to the city of Bacalar from Cancun, or from Playa or from Tulum, are the colectivos. Although it is worth mentioning that since they are not "direct", if you want to go from Cancun to Bacalar, you will have to take 3 colectivos.

If you leave from Playa del Carmen to Bacalar, you will have to take two colectivos and if you leave from Tulum to Bacalar, you only have to take one colectivo.

The Playa Express colectivo, has a cost of 45.00 MXN, you can take it from downtown Cancun and its final destination is Playa del Carmen, In Playa del Carmen, you have to take the colectivo "Servicio de Transporte a Tulum", which has a cost of 45.00 MXN.

As the name suggests, it will drop you off in the city of Tulum and from here, you have to take the colectivo to Bacalar, which has an average cost of 120.00 MXN.


The cab is a private service that you can take to go to Bacalar and although, you can take from Cancun, Playa del Carmen or Tulum, our recommendation is that you only make use of this service if you are in the city of Tulum.

The costs can be very high and the passenger capacity is very low, i.e. 3 to 4 passengers. In addition, they are not equipped with air conditioning or at least most of them. Of course, if all of the above does not matter to you, and you are in a hurry to go to Bacalar, then it is a good choice.