How to get to Tulum from Cancun?


Tulum is located 130 km from the city of Cancun, discover the easiest way to get to this Magic Town!  

Going from Cancun to Tulum is one of the most common trips in the Riviera Maya. After visiting the paradisiacal city of Cancun, you feel like going to the city of Tulum, a place in the middle of the jungle, ideal to disconnect from the routine and fill you with good energy.  

Here are the easiest ways to get to Tulum from Cancun and enjoy one of the must-see places in the Mexican Caribbean.  


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How to get from Cancun International Airport to Tulum?  

If you are at Cancun International Airport (CUN) it is possible to get to Tulum in a comfortable and easy way, there are three options:  


Drive on your own to Tulum.  

 At the airport there are different car rental alternatives to drive on your own, which gives you the freedom to make stops to get to know different points along the way that you may not have considered.  

Also, by renting a car you will be able to take all the members of your family or friends and save on transportation. Finally, to rent a car you only need to present your official ID or passport.  


Take an ADO bus to Tulum:  

The favorite option of many! With this option it will take you approximately 2 hours to get to the Magic Town of Tulum. At the airport you will find a terminal to buy your tickets, which have an approximate cost of $15 USD or $300 MXN, but if you buy your ticket online in advance you can find offers and buy it for up to $12 USD. 

There are many departure times, the first one starting at 7:00 am and the last bus at 9:35 pm.  


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Take a transfer van to Tulum: 

Another option to get to Tulum if you are accompanied by a group, is to hire a private transfer service, which will pick you up at the starting point of Cancun Airport and take you directly to your final destination, Hotel or Airbnb.  

Currently there are many safe options, with comfortable seats, GPS, Pet-Friendly, etc, which you can hire in advance.  


Ready to visit Tulum? Don’t forget to book a room at Eco-Hotel Casa Coyote Tulum, an excellent option located in the most exclusive area of Tulum, ideal for those looking to disconnect from the routine. Its Temazcal Maya awaits you!