If you have never been to Cancun and you are wondering how to choose your cancun airport shuttle, do I wait until I get to the Cancun airport? Do I book my transport before? Do I choose a shuttle or a taxi? and other questions keep reading.

How To Choose The Best Cancun Airport Shuttle

If you are planning to go to Cancun, chances are you already have planned at what hotel you are staying, the activities you are going to do and pretty much everything else so why to leave your transportation to chance?

We know how stressful it can be to land in a foreign country after a long flight only to have to wait in a long line just to get information about a shuttle, and the prices can be overwhelming too. Even in Cancun International Airport that has several transportation services and friendly staff, the information, prices and choices might be too much to handle at last minute.

 Look for companies that meets your needs

You can search online for shuttle services and several transportation companies but you can narrow the choices by excluding those that doesn’t have the service you are looking for.

For example if you are going to travel with kids, public transportation or shared shuttles are not good choices.

 Go directly to those companies to get a quote

Now that you have less options to choose from you can go to those companies websites not only to check how reliable those companies are but to check prices, dates and meeting points. You can tell a lot about a company just by looking at their website.

You get what you pay for

Look for quality over quantity and do not automatically go with the lowest price-

You already looked for a company that meet your needs, so instead of going with the cheapest option, look for a service that is reliable, safe but also have a good service.

A good sign would be the option of choosing your vehicle if you want a private transportation for example.

Other things to ask would be if the vehicle has seatbelts, air conditioning, enough space and certified bilingual staff

 Check reviews online

Learn from other users about the companies. Check reviews, quotes, photos and other useful information about the services. Remember that like every other information on the internet, it can be useful but it is very important to check the facts. If a review or a complaint seem suspicious, look in another source.

 Book Your cancun airport shuttle

Now that you have all the information about the transportation services is time to make your choice.

Many shuttle and private transport services, let you book online so by the time you land in Cancun Airport your transport will be waiting for you.


If you are looking for a private transfer, Royal Pickup offers private, safe and luxury transportation from Cancun Airport to any hotel in Cancun, Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya, Tulum and other locations. Our bilingual staff will be waiting for you with a sign with your name at the airport even if your flight is delayed.