Gringos Guide To Driving Mexico, Central America & Costa Rica
  • Copan - San Pedro Sula

    Copan – San Pedro Sula

    DRIVING TIME: 3.46 hoursKILOMETERS: 179MILES: 111HWY: CA 5 From Copán, head towards La Entrada, which is about a one-hour drive. At La Entrada, you can travel to San Pedro Sula or turn right towards Santa Rosa de Copán. Please note that Santa Rosa de Copán is different from Copán and the department (equivalent to a county or province) that you are in, which is called Copán. Therefore, when asking for directions, be specific. Copán to San Pedro Sula will take you approximately 3 hours. There are many places to stay in San Pedro Sula. Make sure you park your car in a Parqueo for safety, as car theft is notorious…