Cancun Transportation to Cozumel from Cancun

Private Transportation in Cozumel

We are  Cancun Airport Transportation, one of the best private transfer agencies to and from Cancun Airport to your hotel, accommodation, vacation home, airbnb or tour in Cozumel

Cancun airport is not the end of your destination, Cancun airport is the beginning of your vacation adventure in Cancun and the Riviera Maya and our Cancun transfers team is ready to be part of your experience with a private, safe, clean, reliable and secure transportation service.

We offer private transfers, group transfers, luxury transfers, limousine transfers and our vehicles can be equipped to travel with babies or your pet. What are you waiting for to book?

What is the distance from Cancun to Cozumel?

The distance from Cancun Airport to Cozumel is 96 kilometers.

What is the transfer time from Cancun to Cozumel?

The approximate transfer time from Cancun Airport to Cozumel is 2 hours and 30 minutes.

What is the best way to get to Cozumel?

The best way to get to Cozumel from Cancun airport without many complications is through our private transfer service from Cancun to Cozumel.

Transfer to all hotels in Cozumel

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

Occidental Cozumel
Presidente InterContinental Cozumel
Grand Park Royal Cozumel
The Westin Cozumel
Iberostar Cozumel
Fiesta Americana Cozumel
Secrets Aura Cozumel
Cozumel Palace
The Landmark Resort of Cozumel
Hotel Deja Blue
Hotel B Cozumel
Allegro Cozumel
Hotel B Unique
El Cozumeleño Beach Resort
Casa Mexicana Cozumel
Melia Cozumel All Inclusive
Cozumel Hotel & Resort TM by Wyndham
Villas El Encanto Cozumel
Coral Princess Hotel & Dive Resort
The Explorean Cozumel All Inclusive
Sunscape Sabor Cozumel
Villas Mayaluum
Villas Mundaca
Villa Escondida
Cozumel Hotel & Resort Trademark Collection
Casa Frida Cozumel
Casa del Mar Cozumel
Villa Segovia
El Cid La Ceiba Beach
Casa Sandy
Villas Zamna
Mima's Village Cozumel
Quinta Suites
Playa Azul Cozumel
El Cantil Condo Resort
Casa Julie
Amaranto Bed and Breakfast
Villablanca Garden Beach Hotel
Albatros Suites by Bedsfriends
Hotel Mary Carmen
Hotel Plaza Cozumel
Suites Turquesa
Hotel Boutique Vista del Mar Cozumel
Hacienda San Miguel Hotel & Suites
Hotel Barracuda
Suites Colonial
Hotel La Casona Real
Suites Bahia
Flamingo Hotel
OYO Mi Hotel
Hotel Pal Cozumel
Casa Isabella
Casa de Yoli
Hotel Cozumel Costa Brava
Hotel Villas Las Anclas
Apartamento Bizantino
Casa Marisol
Casa Coral Cozumel
Anita's House Cozumel
Villa Toscano
Casa Gasela
Villas Puerta De Agua
Casa Alberto Cozumel
Casa La Gloria
Casa Alejandra
Hotel Bello Caribe
Agave Azul
Hotel Caribe
Hotel El Pirata
Xiknal Cozumel
Safari Inn
Hotel Bello Caribe Express
Mi Casa tu Casa
Kinta Kan Hotel Boutique
Villas Colibri Cozumel


Cozumel is the largest island of the Riviera Maya and is located 18 kilometers off the coast of Playa del Carmen. It is the third largest island in Mexico and has a vast natural, historical and cultural wealth. A unique place where you can meet "El Cielo", which is one of the 'most beautiful beaches in the world of shallow, transparent and full of starfish.

The island of Cozumel, has to be one of those destinations to know in your vacations in the Caribbean Mexico and no matter if you decide to stay in a hotel in Cozumel or spend a full day here, you must be wondering: How to get to Cozumel?

If that's the question you're asking yourself and you can't sleep, we'll tell you that to get to Cozumel from Cancun you have 4 road transfer options (Private Transport, Taxi, ADO bus and Colectivo), 2 sea transfer options and 2 air transfer options.Following we will talk about them

How much does the Ferry to Cozumel cost?

The transfer to Cozumel with ultramar has different costs and these depend a lot on the type of trip you make and if you are local or not, for example: The Premium service has a custo of 500.00 MXN round trip for adults and 400.00 MXN round trip for minors, while the cost for quintanarroenses (presenting your official ID) is 300.00 MXN for adult and 200.00 MXN for child. On the other hand, you can purchase the first class transfer that has a cost of 600.00 MXN per person.

At the maritime terminal in Playa del Carmen, you can buy your ticket to board the ferry to Cozumel. It should be noted that the transfer service does not include in its costs the ferry ticket.


The cab is a private means of transportation that can be taken from the Cancun airport or any avenue within the city or the hotel zone, but it is not really a highly recommended means of transportation, unless it is an emergency.

Generally the airport cabs have air conditioning and those in downtown Cancun do not, in addition the cost to go to Cozumel or rather to the maritime terminal, to take the Ferry to Cozumel can reach 2,000.00 MXN approximately.

Also, being a small vehicle only has a maximum capacity of 3 to 4 people. Therefore, it should only be considered if you are traveling in a hurry or if you have an emergency to go to Cozumel.

It should be noted that there are airplanes and helicopters as air transport service to Cozumel from Playa del Carmen and therefore, you can ask the cab to take you to the port from where each one of them departs, but by recommendation it will be necessary to first contact the corresponding air route service first.

Also, if you just want to spend a day in Cozumel you can choose to buy a tour by boat, catamaran or rent a yacht to see this beautiful island.


As such there is no ADO route to Cozumel, therefore the ADO bus that you can take from downtown Cancun or the ADO colectivo that you can take from the Cancun airport, has as its main destination the ADO terminal in Playa del Carmen, which is located on fifth avenue.

The cost of the bus from downtown Cancun can range from MXN 65.00 to MXN 94.00 per person and the cost of the ADO colectivo from the Cancun airport is approximately MXN 216.00 per person.

Once at the ADO terminal, the next step is to walk about 20 minutes between the fifth avenue to find the overseas maritime terminal and be able to buy your ticket to cross to Cozumel.

Or if you prefer, you can hire an area transportation service that can be a trip to the island in a small plane or a helicopter.

Remember that if you just want to spend a day in Cozumel, from here you have other options to transfer to the island.

Remember that if you only want to spend a day in Cozumel,  from here you have other options of transfer to the island as a tour to Cozumel from here and which will be a boat or catamaran trip to the main tourist attractions of the island.


If you are in downtown Cancun and want to economize your transfer to Cozumel, the collective transfer service is a very good option that cost 45.00 MXN per person. If you are in downtown Cancun and want to economize your transfer to Cozumel, the collective transfer service is a very good option.

What are the Ferry schedules to Cozumel?

Playa del Carmen to Cozumel Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
08:00 a. m. 07:00 a. m.
10:00 a. m. 09:00 a. m.
12:00 p. m. 11:00 a. m.
02:00 p. m. 01:00 p. m.
04:00 p. m. 03:00 p. m.
06:00 p. m. 05:00 p. m.
08:00 p. m. 07:00 p. m.
10:00 p. m. 09:00 p. m.

How to get to Cozumel from Cancun?

If you want to go to Cozumel from Cancun airport or from any part of the city of Cancun, the first step is to learn how to get to Playa del Carmen, because remember that Cozumel is an island located 18 km from Playa and the options we have are private transport, cab, ADO bus and Colectivos.

Private Transportation

Whether you are at the airport or downtown, the private transfer service is the best option to get from Cancun to Playa del Carmen.

This private transfer service will pick you up at the airport gate or at your hotel door and will take you safely, punctually and quickly to the maritime terminal in Playa del Carmen.

This service leaves every 30 minutes and you can take it in front of the ADO terminal and as such, it will leave you very close to the fifth avenue of Playa del Carmen. From here, just look for the maritime terminal to take the ferry, or purchase a tour to Cozumel or another transfer service such as helicopter or light aircraft transportation.

Private Jet

If you are looking for style, elegance and class then traveling by private jet from Cancun airport to Cozumel is an excellent option. Remember that Cozumel is a large island, so it has a small heliport.

How to get to Cozumel from Playa del Carmen?

If you are in Playa del Carmen, getting to Cozumel is even easier and you have 3 different options: Ferry to Cozumel, Air Transfer and Tour to Cozumel.

Ferry to Cozumel

The ferry to Cozumel has a cost of 250.00 MXN per adult person and 200.00 MXN per child. Of course, these are single trips, as the cost of the round trip is 500.00 MXN per adult and 400.00 MXN per child.

These are single trips, as the cost of the round trip is 500.00 MXN per adult and 400.00 MXN per child.

This is the cheapest option to get to Cozumel from Playa del Carmen and the trip takes approximately 1 hour.

Air Transfer

From Playa del Carmen you can hire a helicopter or light aircraft transfer service from Playa del Carmen to Cozumel. It should be noted that this option ter allows you to admire the scenery of the Caribbean Sea.

Tour to Cozumel

If you intend to spend a day or a few hours knowing the main tourist attractions of Cozumel, the tour to Cozumel is perfect for you. For these tours specialize in a walk of approximately 10 hours, where you will know the most visited attractions of the island, such as the beach of El Cielo.