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Overview - Acapulco

Located on the Pacific Ocean, Acapulco (Acapulco de Juárez) is the seat of Acapulco Municipality and the largest city by population in Guerrero. It has approximately 687,000 inhabitants in the city proper as of 2012. The Acapulco metropolitan area comprised 852,622 residents as of the 2020 INEGI census.

Acapulco's rapid transit network consists of a bus rapid transit line.


Opened 2016, Acabús consists of a bus rapid transit line that serves the city of Acapulco, Guerrero and the surrounding suburbs.

Ruta Principal

The Acabús Ruta Principal is a bus rapid transit line on a Southwest-Northeast alignment. It runs from Oviedo in the southwest to Retorno in the northeast, serving 20 stations of which 5 (including Retorno) are in a single direction only. The entire line runs in a dedicated right of way except in the tolled Maxitúnel. There are five main services on the Ruta Principal of which RT2 is the all-stop BRT service - all other routes leave the busway to serve local neighborhoods.

The Acabús Ruta Principal was opened in June 2016. The Acabús Ruta Principal is owned by the Government of the State of Guerrero.

References & Helpful Links

Acabús at

Official Website for Acabús: Acabús


All Official Maps - Acabús [Last Accessed March 10, 2021]

Official System Map - Acabús [PDF] [Last Accessed March 10, 2021]

Other Sources

Acapulco, Mexico at

External Citations

Asset Notes

Colors taken from official system diagrammatic map as of March 10, 2021.

Last Updated: May 08, 2021

Old Maps
Note: Not all maps reflect changes in service. Older maps may contain inaccuracies.
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