Transportation information for Tulum is provided below. Travel information includes driving directions, maps, airport information and more.
Buses make regular trips from Cancun and Playa del Carmen to Tulum. There are two main taxi stands with taxis lined up. You usually do not have to look far for a taxi because they are constantly driving around looking for someone to pick up.
The nearest airport to Tulum is the Cancun International Airport located approximately 80 miles (128 km) north of Tulum. Taxis and buses are available to get you to Tulum from Cancun.
Map + Directions
Driving to Tulum is an approximately 80 mile drive south of Cancun along the coast on Highway 180. Car rentals are available for transportation in Cancun and Tulum for your convenience. Driving at night is usually not recommended.