The Goloson International Airport has the highest traffic in the country, it communicates the city with other tourist destination in the north (Utila, Roatan and Guanaja) and to the big cities of San Pedro Sula and Tegucigalpa, also offers straight flights to Cayman Island.

By Ocean offers twice a day ferry trips to Utila and Roatan through the pier located at the east side of La Ceiba for about 30 dollars 

Major bus station also offers daily trips to  the major cities in Honduras and other tourist destinations in the north like Trujillo, Tela and international trips to Guatemala, Nicaragua and Costa Rica.

Local people use the taxi as the main public transportation in the city, taxi cabs are found everywhere in the city and most rides will cost you 25.00 Lempiras or the equivalent of 1.15 dollars.