Bus Travel Mexico,
List Of First Class Bus Lines and Bus Service
"Premier First Class", "Semi-Directo", or "Local", the Mexico bus system can be confusing.
Premier First Class Directo is the best ride but you can combine these systems with the public bus systems in the cities and with the collective taxis, combis, and camionettas to get anywhere you want in Mexico.
Mexico Bus Classes Explained
Primera Clase (First)
This class includes central and southern Mexico’s first class service listed here. ADO, ADO GL, Platino, OCC, and other lines operate in central and southern Mexico, south of Mexico City to the Yucatan and to the Guatemalan border.
They serve the major cities and do so at varying levels of pricing and
service. (The price and service varies with fewer stops and more legroom) (see price breakdown below) GL Service is a good option.
To the north of Mexico City:
Estrella Blanca, Chihuahuenses, Futura, Primera Plus, TAP, Flecha
Amarilla serve much of Northern Mexico. Several lines serve to the US border.
Chihuahuense, a first class division of Estrella Blanca
serves from Mexico city north to the US border
via Central Mexico through Chihuahua.
Omnibus serves north to the US
Primera Plus, serves Mexico
City to Puerto Vallarta,Zihuatanejo, Ixtapa, Morelia,
Guadalajara, and north to
Tap serves the border area south
of the US to Mexico City.
First Class Bus Service Northern Mexico Index to Pages
Mexico First Class Bus Service List. First class
bus fares, bus stations, bus routes, and regions
served by first class bus.
See list of Mexico's first cllass bus routes,
destination cities, and bus lines below
Omnibus serves north of Mexico City to the US border
List Mexico Bus,
First Class, Fares, Routes
| Central Mexico includes
First Class Bus Routes, Central Mexico, Index To Pages
Zacatecas to Mexico City
and South to Oaxaca
and includes Gulf Coast Veracruz and Tabasco)
Futura and Chihuahuenses buses serve north to the US Border
Divide Mexico Into Three Sections: Northern, Central, and Southern When looking for First Class Bus Service
US Border to Mazatlan, Guadalajara
US Border Nogales
Mexico City & Oaxaca
Pacific Coast Resorts
|Mexico City to
Vera Cruz and Oaxaca
|Zacatecas to Mexico City,
San luis Potosi
|Mexico Taxis, Collectivos, Camionetta
|Mexico Travel, Sightseeing
Estrella Roja, First Class
Directo is supposed to make few stops in a station to station fashion but seldom does, although it does not stop at every way station through the mountains or along the coast.
Estrella Roja runs primer service to Acapulco from Mexico City with Diamante and Pluss Buses.
Second Class Bus, This is the second class bus and will most often leave from a different terminal than the First Class, usually in the older section of downtown perhaps near an old train station. (Passenger trains no longer operate in Mexico except
Second class service breaks down further into:
Semi-Directo Makes more frequent but limited stops
Ordinario is a local bus although it may travel for fifty to a hundred miles. It is very inexpensive but will make frequent stops.
Segunda Clase Bus Lines: Estrella Blanca is one of the lines covering the coastal area with first class buses that might leave from a second class terminal Other second class service. Flecha Amarilla, (Except Primera Plus)
Breakdown Of Bus Fares:
This example is for a trip form Oaxaca City in Oaxaca State to San Cristobal de Las Casa in Chiapas State, a distance of 380 Miles approximately
ADO Platino Bus $622 Pesos
ADO GL $466 Pesos (Grand Lujo)
OCC $338 Pesos
The upper level of service will offer a shorter duration trip (few stops) and more leg room.
|Mexico Bus to Beaches
Many small second class lines serve the villages from the second class terminal. Mexico is mountainous country to the extreme and often a bus will make one trip in to the village and then park for the night to return to the city the following day.
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Includes Oaxaca State, Veracruz, Tabasco, Chiapas, South to Guatemala and the
Yucatan to Belize
First Class Bus Routes And Fares, Southern Mexico
Mexico City to
Oaxaca to Pacific
Veracruz to Yucatan
Gulf Coast, Chiapas
Oaxaca to Chiapas
Northern Mexico Buse, Zacatecas To The US Border
Mexico First Clas Bus Info, Routes, Bus Fares, Bus Lines
First Class Bus Fare Guide
First Class Bus fares in Mexico are generally around 12-15 cents USD per mile.
Higher levels of service can be 20- to 30 cents per mile. Shop online with ADO and Primera Plus for special prices