City Guide

Getting To and From the Cancun Airport

Passengers at Cancun Airport CUN are warned to ignore offers of transportation from solicitors outside the arrival terminals. To obtain safe, licensed, bilingual transportation services, book your ground transportation ONLINE with an authorized transportation company prior to your arrival. The airport IS NOT responsible if you pay a much higher rate, if services are not provided after you paid CASH and can't get your money back, or if you get in an accident and the company is not insured.


Cancun Airport is located 11 miles from Cancun Downtown, 34 miles from Playa del Carmen and 73 miles from Tulum. Cancun Airport is easily reach by State Road 307 or by the different transportation options available from and to the Cancun Airport. In this section you’ll find everything you need to help plan your journey from the Cancun Airport to your hotel or destination.

Getting to your Hotel or destination from Cancun Airport Google maps

Compare transportation options to or from the Cancun Airport
Fastest: privateCLEAR
Cheapest to hotels: hotelLINK
Cheapest to a local address: taxiRIDE
Convenient: poolRIDE
Door-to-Door: taxiRIDE | privateX | privateXL | privateGL
Comfort: privateCLEAR | privateVIP
Luxury: privateVIP
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  • 1hotelLINK - Scheduled Bus Service to Hotels in Cancun and Riviera Maya
  • 2 shareRIDE - Cheap shared ride service and best for individuals and solo travelers
  • 3 taxiRIDE - Economical in and out door to door service to hotels in Cancun and Riviera Maya
  • 4 poolRIDE - Convenient and Economical service from the airport to all Hotels
  • 5 privateX - Safe, Convenient, Economical, and Quick service to your destination
  • 6 privateXL - Family service to hotels, AirBnB’s, vacation homes, etc.
  • 7 privateGL - Van service to all locations in Cancun and Riviera Maya
  • 8 privateCLEAR - The fastest most requested transfer service at the airport.
  • 9 privateVIP - The most complete Ground Transportation Service from Cancun Airport

HOTELS with shuttle service for their GUESTS

Pickup and dropoff areas are located right outside the Arrival and Departure terminals. Below is a list of the hotels that provide COMPLIMENTARY shuttle service to their guest with an approved room reservation confirmation. Please contact the hotel directly to arrange your pick up at the airport. If your hotel IS NOT on the list then transportation to your hotel IS NOT INCLUDED unless it is SPECIFICALLY indicated in your tour package/hotel reservation. Please be aware of emails and/or phone calls suggesting you have transportation included to your hotel as most likely those offers are from Time Sharing Companies or Clubs trying to convince you into buying a Membership at one of their resorts and if you don’t buy a membership then you will be charged for the transportation when you checkout of your hotel. If you want to book your own transportation without any compromises PLEASE CLICK HERE.

  • Comfort Inn Cancun Aeropuerto - +52 998 272 5200
  • Courtyard by Marriott Cancun Airport - +52 998 287 2200
  • Hampton Inn by Hilton Cancun Cumbres - +52 998 234 0500
  • One Cancun Centro - +52 998 881 6940
  • Four Points by Sheraton Cancun - +52 998 283 0101


There is scheduled bus service from Terminal 2 to Cancun Downtown, Playa del Carmen Downtown, and Tulum Downtown. For schedules, fares, and reservations, please visit Buses go from the Cancun Airport straight to the Bus stations in downtown. Buses DO NOT go to hotels nor make any stops in between. If you are arriving on an international flight make sure you purchase a ticket for a bus departing at least a couple of hours after your arrival. If you miss the bus NO refund will be provided.