How to Reach Mexico City - The Easiest Way to Reach Mexico City

How to get in and get around Mexico

A huge selections fly into the hub of Mexico City International Airport (MEX). The airport has its own metro station, taxi and limo service, as well as bus and shuttle transport.

Travelling by car is not advisable in Mexico City, so rather choose to travel using the government run minibuses, electric trolley buses, or trains. For safety reasons, driving in unofficial taxis is best avoided; rather look for taxis with official licence plates. Taxis are reasonably priced. 

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Modes of Transportation in Mexico City

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Mexico City. The most preferred mode of transport in Mexico City is Car.

Average distance: 15.05 km Average time: 51.61 min

  • Car 64.81%
    Driving 49.23 min Walking 0.81 min Overall average time for 17.33 kms 50.04 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 10.19%
    Bus 44.09 min Walking 10.64 min Waiting 8.45 min Train 6.82 min Other 3.18 min Overall average time for 15.27 kms 73.18 min
  • Train/Metro 2.78%
    Train 29.33 min Walking 15 min Waiting 0.67 min Overall average time for 17 kms 45 min
  • Walking 12.04%
    Walking 37.31 min Driving 7.69 min Bike 2.54 min Train 2.31 min Waiting 1.54 min Bus 1.54 min Overall average time for 5.53 kms 52.92 min
  • Bike 2.78%
    Bike 20.67 min Other 3.33 min Walking 1.67 min Overall average time for 6 kms 25.67 min
  • Motorbike 0.93%
    Motorbike 25 min Overall average time for 10 kms 25 min

How to Reach Mexico City from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Cuernavaca to Mexico City 13.72 km 13 mins
Toluca to Mexico City 58.72 km 58 mins
Puebla to Mexico City 102.63 km 1 hour 42 mins
Mission to Mexico City 145.13 km 2 hours 25 mins
Reynosa to Mexico City 146.42 km 2 hours 26 mins
Apodaca to Mexico City 166.54 km 2 hours 46 mins
Monterrey to Mexico City 176.35 km 2 hours 56 mins
San pedro garza garcía to Mexico City 183.73 km 3 hours 3 mins
San antonio to Mexico City 183.9 km 3 hours 3 mins
Celaya to Mexico City 188.36 km 3 hours 8 mins
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