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How to get from Guatemala City to Flores, Guatemala

You can travel from Guatemala City to Flores by bus, guided tour, private transfer, rental car, and flight.

How far is Flores from Guatemala City?

The distance from Guatemala City to Flores is 304 miles or 489 kilometers.

Transportation Options from Guatemala City to Flores

The following table outlines all transportation options from Guatemala City to Flores:

MethodTravel timePrice
Bus from Guatemala City to Flores10 hoursUSD 48
Guided tour from Guatemala City to Flores
Private Transfer from Guatemala City to Flores9 hours
Rental Car from Guatemala City to Flores9 hours
Flight from Guatemala City to Flores1 hourUSDS 200

How to get from Guatemala City to Flores, Guatemala

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1. Bus from Guatemala City to Flores

Maya de Oro offers daily bus connections between Guatemala City and Flores.

Vehicles:

  • Luxury bus of 2 levels
    • 1st floor with semi-bed seats (USD 76)
    • 2nd-floor reclinable seats (USD 48)
  • Coach Bus
    • Reclinable seats (USD 48)
Departure TimeArrival TimeDurationPrice per Person
10:00 AM08:00 PM10 hoursUSD 48Book
05:30 PM03:30 AM14 hoursUSD 48Book
09:00 PM06:00 AM15 hoursUSD 48Book
09:00 PM06:00 AM15 hoursUSD 76Book

2. Guided tour from Guatemala City to Flores

Discover the wonders of Guatemala on a 10-day adventure.

Experience Mayan culture and the country’s spectacular natural beauty. Explore Lake Atitlan by boat, shop at the colorful Chichicastenango Market, and marvel at the world-famous temples of Tikal.

Highlights:

  • Enjoy a boat ride on Lake Atitlan and visit Mayan communities
  • Try your bargaining skills at the famous Chichicastenango Market
  • Climb to the peak of the Pacaya Volcano
  • Explore the KanBa caves and relax in the Semuc Champey pools
  • Marvel at the Mayan temples in the jungles of Tikal

Includes:

  • First-class public bus
  • Basic hotel with private bathroom
  • Phone, chat, and email service
  • Transportation in shared vans
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3. Private Transfer from Guatemala City to Flores

If you are traveling in a group or want to be more flexible regarding the departure time, a private transfer may be the best option!

4. Rental Car from Guatemala City to Flores

Another option to travel from Guatemala City to Antigua is by rental car.

We recommend you make a reservation in advance!

5. Flight from Guatemala City to Flores

Tag Airlines offers daily flights from the La Aurora Airport in Guatemala City to Flores.

The price for the one-hour flight is USD 200 per person.

The following table shows the flight schedule of Tag Airlines:

Departure TimeArrival TimeDurationPrice per Person
06:30 AM07:30 AM1 hourUSD 200Book
11:30 AM12:30 PM1 hourUSD 200Book
05:15 PM06:15 PM1 hourUSD 200Book

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the cheapest way to get from Guatemala City to Flores?

The cheapest way to get from Guatemala City to Flores is by bus. A one-way ticket costs USD 48 per person.

What is the fastest way to get from Guatemala City to Flores?

The fastest way to get from Guatemala City to Flores is by flight. The flight takes less than one hour.

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