There are two ferry companies that provide the service between Cozumel, Playa Del Carmen and the Riviera Maya. Mexico Waterjets (blue and white) and Ultramar (yellow and blue). The crossing takes about 35 minutes and departs every hour, on the hour from the main pier on each town.
The first passenger ferry service from Playa Del Carmen to Cozumel starts at 7:00 A.M. The last passenger ferry service from Cozumel to Playa Del Carmen leaves at 9:00 P.M. Everyday including Sundays.
The price is $180 pesos (approx. $15 USD) each way for adults and $120 pesos (approx. $10 USD) for children.
Important Note: Always buy one way pass. The two companies that provide these services run every other hour and the passes aren't transferable or refundable.
Mexico Waterjet Ferry Schedule
Ultramar Ferry Schedule
Cozumel International Airport - CZM
Located on the Caribbean coastline and directly to the north-west of San Gervasio, Cozumel International Airport (CZM) is a small facility, providing flights to and from mainland Mexico, together with international destinations, of which a large proportion are US cities. Cozumel's airport is located just 3 km / 2 miles to the north of central Cozumel and close to innumerable sandy beach resorts, many world-class dive sites and a number of ancient Mayan ruins.
The complex is particularly near to Santa Pilar and operates a single terminal with around 40 check-in desks, which have a reputation for speed and efficiency. While somewhat limited, facilities at Cozumel Airport cover all of the main essentials for its 450,000 annual passengers, with March, June and July being especially busy months.
Cancun International Airport - CUN
Cancun Airport International (CUN) is one of the busiest airports in the Caribbean and the point of entry to the "Mundo Maya". Every year millions of people visit Cancun and the Riviera Maya and the number of visitors is expected to increase rapidly thanks to the new mega-resorts already in construction all over the area.
Major international airlines as well as charter airlines have direct or connecting flights to Cancun every day. Now more than ever Cancun Airport International is easy accessible from almost every major city in the world. With first class shops, restaurants and services, Cancun Airport is one of the easiest most convenient airports to fly to/from in Mexico.