Cancun airport to Cancun Downtown

Cancun airport to Cancun Downtown

Have you chosen to stay in downtown Cancun? That was a smart move! From downtown Cancun, you can conveniently access the beach area, downtown, and the Riviera Maya.

But do you know the best way to get from Cancun Airport to downtown? There are essentially two options: the easy way and the complex way.

The easy way is through our private transfer service. Our service ensures prompt pickup from Cancun Airport to downtown with no unnecessary delays, providing hassle-free transportation to your hotel, hostel, vacation rental, or AIRBNB in downtown Cancun and even the rural areas of the city.

The complex way? That involves taking the ADO bus, available only from Terminal 2 of the airport, with an average wait time of 30 minutes.

We understand that waiting is the last thing you want to do, right? So, why wait? Book your airport transfer to downtown Cancun now!

Book the shuttle from Cancun Airport to downtown Cancun now!

About us

We are "Cancun Airport Transportation," one of the most prestigious private and luxury transportation agencies in the city. With over 25 years of experience, we offer the best transportation services from and to Cancun Airport to Cancun at brutally economical prices! Our services are entirely private, and our prices start from $43 USD to downtown  ancun. Want to see all our prices? Click here.

Distance from Cancun airport to Downtown Cancun

If we search on Google, the distance from Cancun airport to downtown Cancun is 25.4 km. Well, this distance is wrong. Why? Because Google is considering as "downtown Cancun", km 4.5 of the hotel zone.

Downtown Cancun starts from Plaza las Americas and ends at the "cruise ship". The midpoint between the beginning and the end of downtown Cancun is the Palapas Park which is the heart of downtown Cancun.

Therefore, the distance between Cancun airport and downtown Cancun is 19.9 km. A long distance to travel? On average, the ADO bus takes about 40 minutes to get to downtown and the private shuttle takes about 25 minutes or less. Big difference, isn't it? For this and many other reasons the private cab service is your best choice.

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At the heart of your travel experience lies your comfort, which is our utmost priority. That's why we've curated a selection of transportation options tailored specifically for your journey from Cancun Airport to downtown Cancun. Our goal is to ensure your trip is as seamless and stress-free as possible, so let us introduce you to our range of choices. Whether you prefer the indulgence of VIP services or the cost-effectiveness of shared transportation, our diverse offerings are crafted to deliver the utmost convenience and enjoyment throughout your travels.

Standard Transfer Service

Our Standard Transfer Service offers the perfect blend of comfort and value, ideal for those seeking a practical and efficient solution for their transportation needs from Cancun Airport to Cancun. With vehicles like the Versa, Transporter, Urban, and Hiace, we guarantee a comfortable, safe, and enjoyable journey.

Service Details:

  • Available Vehicles: Nissan Versa, Volkswagen Transporter, Nissan Urban, and Toyota Hiace. Each selected for its reliability and comfort.
  • Rate: Starting at just $43 USD for a one-way trip and $86 USD for a round trip. Clear pricing, with no surprises or hidden fees.

With our Standard Service, you're ensured to start or end your journey in Cancun in the best way possible, without sacrificing quality or comfort. Book today and experience the difference with our commitment to excellence and attention to detail!

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Deluxe Transfer Service

Elevate your travel experience with our Deluxe Transfer Service, designed for discerning travelers seeking an extra touch of luxury and comfort on their journey from Cancun Airport to Cancun. Featuring premium vehicles such as the previous model Suburban, Sienna, and Highlander, this service ensures a superior travel experience with additional elegance and exclusivity.

Service Highlights:

  • Premium Vehicles: Choose from the upscale Chevrolet Suburban (previous model), Toyota Sienna, or Toyota Highlander, each known for its spacious interior, superior comfort, and advanced safety features.
  • Pricing: Enjoy the luxury of our Deluxe service with one-way trips starting from $88 USD and round trips from $176 USD. Experience premium travel at excellent value, with transparent pricing and no hidden costs.

Opt for our Deluxe Transfer Service for a journey that combines luxury with comfort, making your travel to Cancun unforgettable. Reserve your premium experience today and travel in style and sophistication!

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Golden Transfer Service

Elevate your travel experience with our Golden Transfer Service, where luxury meets convenience. This premium service is designed for those who seek the utmost comfort and style in their journey from Cancun Airport to Cancun. Featuring top-of-the-line vehicles such as the Suburban Highcountry, Cadillac Escalade, and GMC Yukon Denali, each choice represents the pinnacle of luxury and performance.

Service Highlights:

  • Luxury Vehicles: Choose from the Chevrolet Suburban Highcountry, Cadillac Escalade, or GMC Yukon Denali for your transfer. Each vehicle is synonymous with luxury, offering spacious interiors, advanced safety features, and superior comfort.
  • Pricing: Enjoy this luxurious journey with rates starting at $99 USD for a one-way trip and $198 USD for a round trip. Experience premium travel at its best, with transparent pricing and no hidden fees.

Opt for our Golden Service for an unparalleled travel experience, ensuring that your arrival or departure is nothing short of majestic. Reserve now to indulge in the sophistication and elegance that our Golden Transfer Service has to offer.

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Why trust us?

What our customers say on TripAdvisor

Our commitment is to provide exceptional and quality service to our customers. We take pride in sharing the opinions and experiences of those who have entrusted us with their private transfers to and from Cancun Airport. These reviews reflect our customers' satisfaction and their trust in our services. Read what they have to say about their experience with us on TripAdvisor!

Nicole P
Nicole P
Bolly is FANTASTIC! This travel service, and especially Bolly, are the best we've ever had! Our family has traveled many times to various locations in this area of Mexico, and we will ALWAYS call Cancun Private Transfers and request Bolly in the future. The customer service was amazing - flexible, great communication, and so much fun! Bolly was on time (actually just the perfect amount of early) and so wonderful to our family! We felt safe, cared for, and had so much fun with him! I recommend this service 100%!
Molly W
Molly W
Cancún to Tulum Easy, professional, and kind. I rode with Andres from Cancun airport to Tulum and we chatted the whole time; but I know if I had wished to keep to myself, he would’ve respected that as well. His driving was very safe. From booking to drop off, everything was smooth.
Riley A
Riley A
Bolly is amazing! Incredible service and conversation! Bolly kept us entertained for the two hour drive with stories, music, and jokes. Very attentive and punctual - extremely impressed with Bolly and the company!
Cole M
Cole M
Great Host! Bolly was the absolute best driver we could have had. So much hospitality and character in one guy. He made the trip from Tulum to the airport and back in a well maintained Cadillac Escalade and provided drinks and entertainment along the way. Can’t wait to come back and catch up with him again!
Drive from Cancun airport My driver Alejandro was really friendly and helpful, he made me feel comfortable after arriving from a whole day of flights and delays. I completely recommend
Cassie L
Cassie L
Great Luxury transfers in Cancun Cancun Private Transfers provided round trip services from CUN to Hyatt Zilara. We were picked up in a Cadillac Escalade both ways. The vehicle was clean and in great condition. Our driver was Isiah both ways. Extremely polite knowledgeable and spoke fabulous English. I would highly recommend if you want a high touch experience.
Great & on time service! Noel picked us up to take us to our resort in Playa del Carmen. He was there waiting on us in a very nice & clean luxury SUV. Very nice driver. Mauricio picked us up from the resort to the airport. Also very nice gentleman. Picked us up in what appeared to be a brand new Sienna which was immaculate. They were both on time & great drivers. Highly recommend & we will definitely use again. Thanks for everything. Until next trip.
Paula W
Paula W
Reliable and safe Highly reliable and safe. Great communication. Our driver was polite and helpful. We should have used this service coming into Playa del Carmen.
Deborah P
Deborah P
Wonderful transfer from the Cancun Airport to Gran Puerto. Nice car and a great driver named Bolly! We had an amazing driver, Bolly (who spoke perfect English) and a comfortable ride in a Suburban. Bolly made it special!
Amanda P
Amanda P
Fantastic service Bolly was fantastic. Very easy to book. Great online communication. Arrived on time and very personable for the trip to the airport. Dropped of right at the gate. So much better than shuttle transport

Bus from Cancun Airport to Downtown Cancun

From Cancun Airport, there are economical alternatives that can take you to downtown Cancun, specifically to the ADO bus terminal.

This transportation method is affordable, shared, and departs every 30 minutes from Terminal 2 of the airport. It has an average cost of 6 USD, which may vary depending on the departure time.

However, this service requires a wait of approximately 30 minutes to board and has a specific destination. If your hotel is far from downtown, you will need to use another public transportation method to reach your vacation destination.

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Considering comfort and convenience, we highly recommend opting for a private transfer. With this service, you will avoid long waits and arrive directly at your destination without the need for transfers. Additionally, you will enjoy an exclusive and comfortable journey, without worrying about the distance between the airport and your hotel. Make your arrival in Cancun a pleasant experience from the very beginning!

How to book transportation from Cancun airport to Cancun Downtown?

For your convenience, we have an online system through which you can book your private transfer service. Additionally, during the booking process, you can choose the vehicle in which you want to travel and customize your private transfer to and from Cancun Airport.

Step 1: The first step is to choose the point of origin, which can be from Cancun Airport or from any hotel, vacation home, Airbnb, or really any location in Cancun.

Step 2: Once you have selected the point of origin, it will be necessary to choose the destination, which can be Cancun Airport or any other area in the city of Cancun.

Step 3: Our next step is to select the number of passengers, whether we are traveling with children, and if it will be a one-way or round-trip transportation service.

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Step 5: Next you will see the list of available vehicles we have for your private transportation service. Each of the different types of vehicles have similar characteristics. But also characteristics that make them unique. In addition, the price to pay for the selected vehicle and a brief summary of the point of origin and the destination to which you need to arrive is presented.

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Step 6: In the next step, you will need to start adding personal and contact information. This information is to know in whose name the service will be provided, how we can contact you (phone number and email). In addition to the above and depending on the type of transfer (Single or round trip) more information will be requested about the flight, arrival time, airline, destination, among other data.

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Step 7: As our final step, it's necessary to check and verify all the information. This ensures that our data is correct, from the pickup location to the destination, including the flight number, airline, and date. This way, the transfer company will monitor your flight and schedule accurately, providing the necessary correct follow-up. Finally, it will only be necessary to process the payment, which can be done through PayPal or credit card.

Once the payment has been processed, an email will be sent to your provided email address with your reservation information, tracking ID, and additional details that will help you know what to do in case of flight delays (or missing your flight), cancellation policies, terms and conditions, etc.

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