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Cancun-Isla Mujeres

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Destination(s) 🇲🇽 Mexico
Distance 10 km, 7 miles
Duration 35 Minutes, 45 mins.
Operated by UltraMar, Jetway, Xcaret Xailing
Sailings 65 Times p/day

If you want to travel from Playa del Carmen to Cozumel, various ferries are available from two ferry operators. You can choose between fast catamaran ships that are only suitable for passengers or take a vehicle on the slower car ferry, which takes about an hour.

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If you are holidaying in Cancun, visiting Isla Mujeres is definitely worth it. You will find beautiful beaches and plenty to do and see on the island. Most people make it a day trip, but you can also stay longer.

Thousands of visitors visit the island every day. It is only a short boat trip, and the ferries come and go. You can sail to the island from 4 different places in Cancun. Those are:

  • Puerto Juarez Pier (Ultramar, Jetway)
  • Playa Tortugas Pier (Ultramar)
  • Playa Caracol Pier (Hotels Area) (Ultramar)
  • Embarcadero (Xcaret Xailing feries)

In total, more than 60 ferries run daily to Isla Mujeres. Do you want to be able to compare prices and departure times? Then you can use the booking module on Bookaway. You can immediately buy a ticket for the desired departure.

Ferry Route Map Cancun-Isla Mujeres

You can see the ferry's route by checking out the map below. You can easily zoom in or out to get a better view of the area.


Which ferry companies sail on this crossing?

Ultramar, Xcaret Xailing, and Jetway operate the ferries between Cancun and Isla Mujeres.

How long does the Cancun-Isla Mujeres crossing take?

The travel time of the Cancun-Isla Mujeres ferry is 35 minutes (fastest ferry) or 45 minutes. Please arrive early at the port of departure and calculate extra time for check-in and boarding if necessary. How long in advance you need to be present is usually communicated on your ticket or on the website of the ferry operator you sail with.

How often does the Cancun-Isla Mujeres ferry sail?

This ferry route is very popular. You can usually take the ferry at least 60 times per day. Depending on the season, the number of people on the ferry, and the weather forecast, the ferry company can deviate from the timetable/ferry schedule.

What is the distance between Cancun and Isla Mujeres?

The distance between Cancun and Isla Mujeres is approximately 7 miles or 10 km.
Cancun-Isla Mujeres

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