Transportation to Playa del Carmen
Getting to Playa del Carmen can be actually easy by booking transportation in advance. If you are traveling by plane and don't book transportation, it can be slower than expected as the closest airport is Cancun Airport.
Transportation from Cancun Airport to Playa del Carmen
When landing at Cancun Airport, there are several ways to get to Playa del Carmen. The most recommended is private transportation, which we can be provide in regular vans, luxury SUVs, large vans, handicapped-accessible vehicles or even limos.
How to get to Playa del Carmen from the Cancun Airport?
The first step would be to locate the representative at the airport. Once you meet, show him your confirmation email and follow him to your vehicle. Verify you are bringing all your luggage pieces, and let the driver load it to the trunk, hop up in the vehicle and get yourself comfortable. If you added drinks to your service while booking, you may want to ask your driver for them in case you are thirsty after the flight. While on the way, don't forget to shoot a nice selfie and tag #FollowTheSuitcase on your Social Media post, we'd love to see how you enjoy and share your experience.
How much is it from Cancun Airport to Playa del Carmen?
Rates for private transportation to Playa del Carmen start from 85 USD (standard van for up to 3 passengers). Find below a full rates list.
How long does it take to get to Playa del Carmen from Cancun Airport?
The average transportation time from Cancun Airport to Playa del Carmen is 55 min. This will vary according to the exact location where you are going to, weather and traffic conditions at the time of your service. The best time to avoid traffic is before 7:00 or after 21:00, since hotel workers whose workday starts between 8:00 - 9:00 and ends between 17:00 - 19:00 take this route on a daily basis.
Cancun to Playa del Carmen Shuttle
The Shuttle service from Cancun Airport to Playa del Carmen is available from 10:00 to 18:00. This service can take you to Playa del Carmen by sharing a van with travelers going in the same direction.