Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Topic Options
#57045 - 09/17/02 07:01 PM Help! Need to get from Cancun to Belize City!!
sydeslpr Offline
I was going to vacation in the Yucatan but after I bought my tickets a few people mentioned Belize. I started looking in to a trip to the Cayes instead! Now I am so excited...but I need to get from Cancun to BC. Would prefer to fly or rent a car in Cancun and drive. I do know there is a bus to Chetumal, but this is a last option, I hope. Cost isnt a huge factor, but I dont want the flight from Cancun to BC to cost more than the rest of the trip! Thanks...can wait to get there!!!

#57046 - 09/18/02 09:08 AM Re: Help! Need to get from Cancun to Belize City!!
Lan Sluder/Belize First Offline
The bus is really your best choice. Mexican buses, at least the first and deluxe class ones, are nice and comfortable, with reserved seats, A/C and videos.

There is no air service from Cancun to Belize.

While most car renters in Mexico don't permit their vehicles to be brought into Belize, a few do ... but if you're going to the Belize cayes it makes little sense to pay for a rental car when you can't take it to the islands.

--Lan Sluder
Belize First www.belizefirst.com
Lan Sluder/Belize First

#57047 - 09/22/02 11:21 AM Re: Help! Need to get from Cancun to Belize City!!
TravelinMan Offline
Another Option is by taxi. If there is more than one person this can make it worth while. To do this go from the Airport in Cancun to the Bus Station then just go outside and look for a comfortable taxi that has A/C and enough room for you and your luguage then Bargain. You should be able to do it for less than 100USD and make sure it includes everything and that they will take you to the airport in Corazol Belize. Some of the expences for the taxi include Spraying and border crossing. Good luck this is an adventure and usually a little faster than the bus. If you arrive in Cancun in the Late afternoon then the bus may be your best option since most of the ride will be at night.

#57048 - 09/22/02 04:11 PM Re: Help! Need to get from Cancun to Belize City!!
Waterworld Offline
How about......stay one night cancun, plan your trip in the morn, take the bus with A/C from cancun to chetumal, arrange my friend from Menzies tours $ transfers to complete your transfer through the border and into corazol where tropic air will take you from a small dirt runway in corozal to Ambergris! The # for Willy is 501-42-22725.....or e mail menziestours@btl.net You will need a van to take you from Chetumal to corozal and through the border and sprayers, Menzies tours are your people!!!
Have fun, and watch out when you exchange your money if you do, that they dont rip ya!!

#57049 - 09/23/02 09:10 AM Re: Help! Need to get from Cancun to Belize City!!
Lan Sluder/Belize First Offline
Menzies does a good job, although it is not necessary to have a tour operator take you through the border and to the airstrip. Just change from the ADO bus to a Novelo's bus at the main Chetumal bus station. For around US$2, the bus will take you across the border (the assistant will usually help with luggage and getting you through Mexican immigration) and into Corozal Town and after a brief stop goes on to Belize City. The bus will drop you at the airstrip, which is just south of town.

--Lan Sluder
Lan Sluder/Belize First

#57050 - 09/23/02 01:25 PM Re: Help! Need to get from Cancun to Belize City!!
Waterworld Offline
It will be a hot one on that bus......have fun


Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!

Things to do

Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Love FM
The Reporter
Caye Caulker

TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
iTravel Belize
Paradise Theater

San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Bound for Belize
Conch Creative
As The Coconuts Drop
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We manage a variety of homes, apartments, condos and commercial properties here on Ambergris Caye. Our minimum lease on ALL properties is six months.
Conch Shell Inn: All rooms are right on the beach in the heart of San Pedro, so within walking distance to anything and everything!!
Lilí Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
Mini Chat

Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31
Who's Online
0 registered (), 35 Guests and 5 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
18,632 Registered Members
44 Forums
63,697 Topics
461,210 Posts

Most users ever online: 1,262 @ 06/10/07 02:16 PM

AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com SanPedroDaily.com Picture of the Day

The opinions and views expressed on this board are the subjective opinions of Ambergris Caye Message Board members
and not of the Ambergris Caye Message Board its affiliates, or its employees.