Cheap flights from Cancún to Acapulco

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Travelers usually depart from Cancún International, or Cancún Bus Station when they travel from Cancún to Acapulco. The distance between Cancún and Acapulco is 1436 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AeroMéxico, VivaAerobus, Volaris, and Aeromar. Cancún and Acapulco have 173 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Check-in for a flight from Cancún to Acapulco

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AeroMéxicoAMXAMYesNo
VivaAerobusVIVVBYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight
VolarisVOIY4YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
AeromarTAOVWYesNo
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Cancún to Acapulco?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Cancún and Acapulco takes around 2.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Cancún and Acapulco?
The flight distance between Cancún and Acapulco is 1436 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Cancún and Acapulco?
Several carriers operate flights between Cancún and Acapulco. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include VivaAerobus.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cancún?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cancún and London, Dublin, Mexico City, Manchester, Los Angeles, Guatemala City, San José, Montreal, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Tel Aviv, Guadalajara, Edmonton, Toronto, Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Barcelona, León, Cork, Monterrey, Brussels.
What are the most popular routes to and from Acapulco?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Acapulco and Montreal, Mexico City, London, Vancouver, Puerto Vallarta, Toronto, San Salvador, Calgary, Nice, New York, Zagreb, Tijuana, Los Angeles, Durango, Dublin, Guadalajara, Mérida, Miami, Malta, San Antonio.
What airports are near Cancún?
The main airport in Cancún is Cancún International. It is also served by Cancún International.
What airports are near Acapulco?
The main airport in Acapulco is Acapulco International. It is also served by Acapulco International, Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International.
What buses and trains depart from Cancún?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Cancún, including ADO.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Cancún and Acapulco?
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