Transportation in the City
The city of San Andres Cholula and Puebla are well connected. It takes only 5 minutes by car to travel from one city to the other.
Local transportation includes the Public BUS network system called RUTA. The cost varies from 6 to 10 Mexican Pesos. To be able to use the system, a traveler card has to be bought. The card can be purchased in the main terminal stops.
Taxi service and mobile application-based services such as Uber, DiDi, Cabify are also available in both cities.
From Mexico City International Airport (AICM) to Puebla Bus Station CAPU
Bus ticket fare $330 MXN ($17 USD), 2.5 hrs. There is a comfortable bus service by "Estrella Roja" which runs from Mexico City airport to the city of Puebla. These buses arrive at the bus station known locally as CAPU.
CAPU - INAOE
“Taxi Seguro” ticket fare $190 MXN ($9.5 USD), 40 min. We recommend getting an official taxi. You can take the yellow and white taxi called “Taxi Seguro” to INAOE in Tonantzintla, San Andrés Cholula.
From Puebla (Hermanos Serdán) International Airport (PBC) to INAOE
Taxi ticket fare $300 MXN ($16 USD), 30 min.
From Puebla Bus Station CAPU to UDLAP
“Taxi Seguro” ticket fare $150 MXN ($7.5 USD), 30 min. We recommend getting an official taxi. You can take the yellow and white taxi called “Taxi Seguro” to UDLAP in San Andrés Cholula.
From UDLAP to INAOE
Uber fare $90 MXN ($4.5 USD), 15 min.