How to get to Belize

How to get to Belize - La Hamaca Hostel

How to get to Belize from La Hamaca, San Pedro Sula

Option 1 - Only on Mondays! Drop off Mango Creek, Placencia or Dangriga.

Fastest route
Most expensive option
Least number of changes
Safest route
Air-Conditioned Express Mini- bus
Speed Boat Ferry
$55 or 1,320 HNL
11:30 am
3.5 - 4 Hours
Get to the bus station
From the hostel book a taxi to the bus station.

Taxi will cost $5

Depart no later than 7:30 am.

Purchase your ticket
Go to the “Impala Express” counter and purchase a direct ticket to Puerto Cortés.

To say this in spanish “Hola, Quiero one boleto por favor” or phonetically “Hola, kee-ERO one bow-let-o por favor”.

The ticket should cost $2.5 or 55 Honduran Lempira

Take the Bus to Puerto Cortés
When you get to Puerto Cortés get off the bus.

You may need to go to the front or tell the bus helper you’d like to get off at ” Laguna stop”

Walk and cross the boulevard walk towards the arched bridge and “El Delfín” Restaurant

Under the bridge you’ll find the D Express Ferry and immigration Office.

Purchase Ferry Ticket & Immigration Stamp
Purchase your ferry ticket at the D express Ferry office

Proceed to get your passport stamp at the immigration office next door

Ferry departs at 11:00 AM

Ferry will drop you in: Mango Creek, Placencia or Dangriga.

Option 2 - Every Day (Drop off Punta Gorda)

Slowest route
Cheapest option
Changes in Ferry Schedules Might Ocurr
Semi Deluxe Bus no A/C
Small Boat
$30 or 720 HNL
5:30 am
4- 5 Hours
Get to the bus station
From the hostel book a taxi to the bus station.

Taxi will cost $5

Depart no later than 4:30 am.

Purchase your ticket
Go to the “Fuentes del Norte/ Maya de oro” counter and purchase a direct ticket to Puerto Barrios.

To say this in spanish “Hola, Quiero one boleto por favor” or phonetically “Hola, kee-ERO one bow-let-o por favor”.

The ticket should cost $12 or 290 Honduran Lempira

Take the Bus to Puerto Barrios
When you get to Puerto Barrios bus Terminal get off the bus.

The municipal ferry dock is at walking distance

Purchase Ferry Ticket
Purchase your ferry ticket at the Municipal Dock

First Ferry departs at 6:30 AM last Ferry departs at 2:00 PM and leaves every hour

Ferry will drop you in: Punta Gorda, Belize.

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