Shuttles to or from Placencia, Belize

Trust BZ (Belize) Shuttle to transport you, a respected passenger, to and from the Philip S.W. Goldson International Airport (PGIA). The PGIA is the gateway to our beautiful country, Belize, and handles thousands of domestic, international, and commercial flights every year.

Our Airport shuttle routes are as follows: Belize Airport to San Ignacio, Belize Airport to Placencia, Belize Airport to Hopkins.

A driver from Belize Shuttle Services will anticipate your Arrival Flight. Your driver will know your arrival details along with flight information and will definitely be there ON TIME.

About Placencia

Getting to Placencia from Belize City, the International Airport or San Ignacio can be done by taking a domestic flight, renting a car, or a private or shared shuttle. The Drive time is approximately three and a half (3.5) hours to (4) hours using ground transportation and about an hour by air. The chicken buses are not recommended for this transfer.

BZ Shuttle Services offers round trip and one-way transfers to all areas  Hotels/ Resorts on the Placencia peninsula. Our team of drivers know the highways very well. The Western Highway (the George Price Highway), Hummingbird Highway, and the Southern Highway are the major roadways leading to Placencia Village. View our shuttle options below.

Placencia FAQ's

The most economical option is to take a bus from Belize City to Placencia. There are two buses that run this route daily, the last leaving at 12:00 PM, so be aware of the schedule if you’re flying in on the same day that you want to travel to Placencia. The journey takes about 3 hours. However, the most affordable & safest way is by ground shuttle. BZ Shuttle Services can  transfer you to anywhere in Placencia.

  1. Bicycle – Your best option for getting around Placencia (other than walking) is to rent a bike for about 20 BZD ($10 USD) per day.
  2. Golf Cart – You can also rent golf cart.
  3. Taxi – A taxi around the town shouldn’t cost more than 5 BZD ($2.50 USD) per person.