Zihuatanejo (aka: Zihuatanejo de Azueta) is located in the municipality of José Azueta in the state of Guerrero on the Pacific Coast of Mexico about 240 km (approx. 145 miles) northwest of Acapulco. The modern tourist resort of Ixtapa is only 5 km away.
Zihuatanejo can be reached by land, sea and air and has its own airport, Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International. There are nonstop flights from Mexico City and various cities in the United States.