Playa del Carmen is a vibrant and fun-filled beach town located in the heart of the Riviera Maya. Aside from the beautiful Caribbean white sand beaches, there’s so much to do in Playa del Carmen. Be sure to visit the famous 5th Avenue, where you will find countless bars, restaurants, shops and live music venues. There are also lots of high-end hotels and all-inclusive resorts to choose from, such as the Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen Resort, Hilton Playa del Carmen, Thompson Playa del Carmen, Iberostar Quetzal and the HM Playa del Carmen.
The journey from Cancun Airport to Playa del Carmen is around 42 miles (68 km) long and you have two different transfer options; taking a taxi or the bus. Taking a Cancun airport taxi is the quickest option, as the journey will take just 60 minutes in light traffic and will cost around $70 (MXN 1,400). Your second option is to take the ADO bus. Tickets on the ADO cost just$11 (MXN 230) one-way, and the journey will take approximately 70 minutes.Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Cancun at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.