Car Ferry

Transcaribe operates the car ferry route between Cozumel and Calica, just south of Playa del Carmen, on the mainland.

Contact Transcaribe for further information or to make reservations on Cozumel (+52 987) 872-7688, 872-7671 or 872-7504 or visit their website.

The vehicle ferry pier in Cozumel is about a mile south of downtown and the ferries connect with the port of Calica, about 5 miles south of Playa del Carmen on the mainland.

The regular price each way for a car and driver is around $45, each extra passenger in the car must pay around $4, but a promotional rate is sometimes available. Larger vehicles must pay more.

Timetable for car ferries

From Cozumel

6am, 11am, 4pm, 8.30pm (Mon-Sat)
9am, 5pm, 9pm (Sun)

From Calica

8am, 1.30pm, 6pm (Mon-Sun)
7am, 11am, 7.30pm (Sun)

Last updated February 2017 - may be subject to change without notice.

We strongly recommend you re-confirm times and prices at the pier or by telephone prior to departure.


Contact Transcaribe for further information or to make reservations on Cozumel (+52 987) 872-7688, 872-7671 or 872-7504 or visit their website.

Find information about Passenger Ferries.