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Buses from Guadalajara to Zacatecas

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Guadalajara - Zacatecas Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Guadalajara to Zacatecas. Traveling by bus from Guadalajara to Zacatecas usually takes around 5 hours and 35 minutes, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.

Distance154 mi (248 km)
Shortest duration5h 35m
Cheapest price$41.00
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceTransportes del Norte Diamante
Bus lines1

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What bus companies travel from Guadalajara to Zacatecas?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Guadalajara to Zacatecas. Transportes del Norte Diamante is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Transportes del Norte Diamante15h 35m$41.00
  • Transportes del Norte Diamante

    Transportes del Norte Diamante

    Book Transportes del Norte Diamante from Guadalajara to Zacatecas City from $41. Typically there is one Transportes del Norte Diamante schedule per day from Guadalajara to Zacatecas and you can expect on average to pay for a Transportes del Norte Diamante ticket to Zacatecas City. In Guadalajara, Transportes del Norte Diamante departs to Zacatecas City from Central de Autobuses . In Zacatecas City, Transportes del Norte Diamante arrives at Central de Autobuses .

    An average trip on Transportes del Norte Diamante from Guadalajara to Zacatecas City takes 5 hours and 35 minutes .

    On weekends, Transportes del Norte Diamante offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Zacatecas City.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Guadalajara to Zacatecas City during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Guadalajara to Zacatecas City?

The bus takes an average of 5 hours and 35 minutes to cover the 154 miles from Guadalajara to Zacatecas. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

The busiest and least busy days to travel on this route tend to change frequently from week to week. Weather, holidays, local events, and other factors can affect how crowded the bus is on any given day.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Guadalajara?

There is usually only one bus per day from Guadalajara to Zacatecas. It leaves the station in Guadalajara at 5:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many bus schedules are there most days?

There is usually only one bus per day from Guadalajara to Zacatecas. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

City Information

Guadalajara

Authentically Mexican and bustling with cultural activities, Guadalajara offers a more culturally vivid travel experience compared to the busy Mexico City. Guadalajara is blessed with towering architectural marvels, the most notable of which is the Guadalajara Cathedral that features awe-inspiring Gothic architecture and enormous stained-glass windows. Another great one to check out is the Rotonda de Los Jaliscienses Ilustres, featuring 17 Doric columns dedicated to the city’s favorite authors and revolutionaries. For those who simply want to wander about, Parque Agua Azul offers a great respite from the hustle and bustle of the city.

One of the city’s beloved specialties is the torta ahogada, which is a pork sandwich drowned in broth. If you wish to try some of the best tacos in town, head over to the San Juan de Dios Market.

The city’s rapid transit line, SITEUR, provides intracity and intercity transit services. The main airport of the city is the Guadalajara International, 10 miles south of downtown.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Guadalajara?

Central de Autobuses  - MXGRAGPS-0

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Main departure station: Central de Autobuses

The Central de Autobuses is the center of intercity bus transportation in Guadalajara. The large station is located slightly southeast of the city center, but there are several hotels in the area. The station's spacious building includes waiting areas and amenities such as dining areas, vending machines, public restrooms, and ATMs. Many different bus lines, including Tornado Bus and Turimex, operate from the Central de Autobuses. For those arriving in Guadalajara, taxis regularly line up outside the station to deliver you to your final destination in the city.

All bus stations in Guadalajara:

  • Central de Autobuses

Where does the bus arrive in Zacatecas?

Main arrival station: Central de Autobuses

All buses from Guadalajara arrive at one main station in Zacatecas City.

All bus stations in Zacatecas:

  • Central de Autobuses

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