Airport Transfers & Ferry

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How to transfer from Cancún International Airport to Isla Mujeres

You must buy a ticket from one of the transportation companies, which operate out of Cancún Airport.
Regular taxis are not permitted to pick up passengers at the Airport. There are booths inside the airport arrivals building, and more outside the exit doors. The direct, private van/car to Puerto Juarez, the Mainland port for Ferries to the Island, is 560* Pesos, for up to four people.
The trip takes about 25 minutes. There are also shared Vans for 160* Pesos, per person. They usually make several stops in Cancún's Hotel Zone and take about an hour to reach Puerto Juarez. It is usually customary to tip the Van Driver.


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The passenger Ferry Service from Puerto Juarez to Isla Mujeres, via Ultramar or Magaña, operates every half hour from 5:30 AM to 8:30 PM and then, every hour on the half hour from 9:30 PM until the last boat at 11:30 PM. The one-way crossing takes 20 minutes and costs 70* Pesos, per person. Upon arrival on Isla Mujeres, you can walk to the hotel, it is only a short distance from the ferry. You can also request the services of a porter or take a taxi to the hotel.


Paying for your transfers and ferry. U.S. Dollars or Pesos?
 
You can pay for your transfers from Cancún Airport to Puerto Juarez, and for the ferry from Puerto Juarez to Isla Mujeres, with U.S. Dollars or Pesos. You can exchange Dollars for Pesos at Cancún Airport.
We suggest that you only exchange enough money to pay for the transfers and ferry. You can exchange more money when you are on Isla Mujeres. The exchange rate on Isla Mujeres is usually more favorable.


How to transfer from Isla Mujeres to Cancún International Airport?
The passenger ferry service from Isla Mujeres to Puerto Juarez, via Ultramar, operates every half hour from 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM and then, every hour from 10:00 PM until 12:00 AM.
The taxi fare from the dock terminal to Cancún International Airport is 280* Pesos. If you leave the terminal and cross the street, the fare will be lower. The official taxi rate from Puerto Juarez to Cancún International Airport is 182* Pesos. You should always ask for the price before engaging the service. The price quoted includes the tip, unless you receive additional service.
* Prices subject to change.

For more information about transfers, please ask your travel agent.