Getting There & Away
Pachuca’s bus station is 4km from downtown. There’s an ADO 1st-class bus service to/from Mexico City’s TAPO terminal (M$102, one hour 40 minutes, hourly) and Terminal Norte (M$102, one hour 40 minutes, every 10 minutes), as well as Poza Rica (M$130–272, 3½ to four hours, four daily) and Puebla (M$113–146, two hours, every one to two hours). Futura Estrella Blanca travels to Mexico City's airport (M$205, 1½ hours, hourly, 3:30am to 8:15pm). Some routes have free wi-fi. Buses also go frequently to/from Tula and Querétaro.
Three scenic roads (Hwys 85, 105 and 130/132D) climb into the forested, often foggy, Sierra Madre Oriental.