How much does it cost to travel from Mexico City to Veracruz and what to do once you arrive?


If you are going to take advantage of the next holiday, get ready

If during the next holiday break you have the idea of ​​traveling to Veracruz to rest and relax after the intense confinement that the country has experienced due to the Covid-19 pandemic, these are the costs of the booth to leave from Mexico City. 

To get to the beautiful beaches of Veracruz, you first have to leave the city on the Mexico – Puebla highway to the first San Marcos booth, which costs 132 pesos. 

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Later you must continue your way to the San Martín Texmelucan booth that costs 41 pesos and continue to Amozoc whose toll booth has a cost of 70 pesos. 

In any of the toll booths, there are almost obligatory stops where you will find various restaurants and even cabins where you can have a snack or even have a hearty breakfast if you left home very early and without eating the first meal of the day. 

After the Amozoc toll booth you must go to the Esperanza booth which is located on the Acatzingo – Ciudad Mendoza highway; This toll costs 136 pesos; to which are added the 32 pesos from the Fortín booth on the Ciudad Mendoza – Córdoba highway. 

Finally, to get to the port, you must take the Córdoba-Veracruz highway and cross the Cuitláhuac and Paso del Toro toll booths, with a price of 111 and 105 pesos, respectively.

If what you want is to get to Xalapa, then the road is a bit different. 

You must drive along the Mexico – Puebla highway and go through the same booths to Amozoc, only instead of continuing towards Acatzingo you must go to the Ixtenco – Oriente junction and cross the Cuapiaxtla booth, which costs 75 pesos; then the Cantona del Libramiento Perote booth, which has a price of 119 pesos; and finally cross the Las Vigas toll booth from the junction to Xalapa, which costs 149 pesos. The total cost of the trip would be 586 pesos and 1,172 for the round trip.

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Venturing into the rapids

6 things you didn't know you can do in Veracruz

Veracruz is one of the most beautiful states in our country that has excellent food and quite beautiful landscapes. If you plan to travel, check out these 6 things that you cannot stop doing here.

  1. Venturing into the rapids


If you love adventure, you cannot miss Xalapa and Jalcomulco, where you will find zip lines, mountain biking and climbing.


2. Visit vanilla-scented beaches

Veracruz is famous for having the most important vanilla region in the country. Here you can learn about the origin and process of this spice and marvel at beaches.

3. See the authentic flyers of Papantla

Surely you have heard or seen some demonstrations of this ancient ritual, which has the National Award for Sciences and Arts and is quite popular in Papantla, Veracruz.


4. Relax in  Costa Esmeralda 

A virgin beach that will take your breath away with its beauty and nature around it.


5. Immerse yourself in the Veracruz Aquarium

One of the most impressive aquariums in Latin America is located in Veracruz and is home to around 3,000 marine species.


6. Eat at the Portales de Lerdo

Los Portales is a corner near the Zócalo that is full of restaurants and cafes, in a warm and traditional atmosphere.


What other must-see is there in this beautiful state?


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