Tepic travel guide

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You're Going to Love Tepic

With a population of 280,592, Tepic is the largest city in Nayarit, Mexico by the number of inhabitants.

When to visit Tepic

Tepic in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Tepic in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Tepic in June, when the average temperature is 23 °C, and the highest can go up to 29 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 8 °C, with an average temperature of 16 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in July, when precipitation is around 365 mm. In contrast, March is usually the driest month of the year in Tepic, with an average rainfall of 2 mm.

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How to Get to Tepic


When flying to Tepic, you’ll arrive at Tepic (TPQ), which is located 11 km from the city centre.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Tepic, including ACN Autobuses, Elite Select and Futura. From Guadalajara, the bus ride to Tepic takes 338 km and will cost you around $39. From Puebla City, the ticket costs about $198 for a journey of 917 km. The most popular bus station is Tepic Central bus station, located 1.5 km from the city centre of Tepic. Tepic Mololoa is also a commonly used station, and is 1.1 km from the city centre.

Airports near Tepic

Airlines serving Tepic

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British Airways
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Japan Airlines
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Where to stay in popular areas of Tepic

Hiring a car in Tepic

Expect to pay $2.39 per litre in Tepic (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $28.58 and $38.10. The most frequently booked car type in Tepic is Standard (Class Standard SUV or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Class Economy Car or similar) is, on average, 58% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.