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Travelers usually depart from Cancún International, or Cancún Bus Station when they travel from Cancún to Mexico City. Book your trip to arrive at Mexico City International, Mexico City - Norte, Mexico City - Oriente San Lázaro, Mexico City - Ignacio Zaragoza, or Mexico City - Ejecutiva Sur. The distance between Cancún and Mexico City is 1285 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Volaris, AeroMéxico, and VivaAerobus. Cancún and Mexico City have 213 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Mexico City, consider visiting Zocalo, Mexico City, Teotihuacan, and Xochimilco.

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Check-in for a flight from Cancún to Mexico City

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

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Cancún to Mexico City?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Cancún and Mexico City takes around 2.4 hours.
What is the flight distance between Cancún and Mexico City?
The flight distance between Cancún and Mexico City is 1285 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Cancún and Mexico City?
Several carriers operate flights between Cancún and Mexico City. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include AeroMéxico, Volaris, VivaAerobus.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cancún?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cancún and London, Dublin, Manchester, Los Angeles, Guatemala City, San José, Montreal, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Oaxaca, Tel Aviv, Guadalajara, Edmonton, Havana, Toronto, Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Barcelona, León, Cork, Monterrey, Brussels.
What are the most popular routes to and from Mexico City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Mexico City and London, Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver, Dublin, Manchester, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Los Angeles, Edmonton, Puerto Vallarta, Guatemala City, Calgary, Madrid, Guadalajara, San José, Oaxaca, Tallinn, San Salvador, New York, Lima.
What airports are near Cancún?
The main airport in Cancún is Cancún International. It is also served by Cancún International.
What airports are near Mexico City?
The main airport in Mexico City is Mexico City International. It is also served by Mexico City International, Morelia International, Querétaro International, Puebla International, Toluca International, El Lencero, El Tajín National.
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 Mexico City?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Cancún and Mexico City thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Cancún and Mexico City can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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