Getting there & away
Querétaro is a hub for buses in all directions; the modern Central Camionera is 5km southeast of the center. There’s one building for deluxe and 1st-class (labeled A), one for 2nd-class (B) and another for local buses (C). Facilities include a café, telephone casetas, shops and luggage storage.
If you want a car to explore the Sierra Gorda, English-speaking Express Rent-a-Car (242-90-28; Hotel Real de Minas, Av Constituyentes Pte 124) has competitive rates. Budget (213-44-98; Av Constituyentes Ote 73) is also worth checking.
Aeropuerto Internacional (192-55-00), 8km northeast of the center, is a M$250-to-M$280 taxi-ride away. Primera Plus also runs from the bus terminal to Mexico City airport (M$235; three hours). Aero California runs regular domestic flights to/from Mexico City, Guadalajara and Monterrey while Continental has flights to Los Angeles, San Antonio and Houston in the US.
In-town airline offices include Aeroméxico Connect (Av Tecnológico 100, San Ángel) and Mexicana and Click Mexicana (215-3907; Av Tecnológico 102, San Ángel).