Cheap flights from Cancún to Mexico City

Choose between VivaAerobus, AeroMéxico, or Volaris to find the best price

Travelers usually depart from Cancún International, or Cancún Centro when they travel from Cancún to Mexico City. Book your trip to arrive at Mexico City International, Mexico City Autobuses del Norte, Mexico City- Terminal Oriente San Lázaro, Mexico City-Ejecutiva Sur , or Mexico City-Balbuena. The distance between Cancún and Mexico City is 1285 km. The most popular airlines for this route are VivaAerobus, AeroMéxico, Volaris, and Interjet. Cancún and Mexico City have 201 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Mexico City, consider visiting Zocalo, Mexico City, Xochimilco, and Teotihuacan.

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AeroMéxico on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Interjet on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Cancún to Mexico City

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
VivaAerobusVIVVBYes5 min before flightNo
AeroMéxicoAMXAMYesUnknownNo
VolarisVOIY4YesUnknownNo
InterjetAIJ4OYesUnknownNo

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 2.5 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 Interjet, Volaris, VivaAerobus, AeroMéxico.

What are the most popular routes to and from Cancún?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cancún and Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Mexico City International, Guadalajara International, O Hare International, Monterrey International, Del Bajío International, Oaxaca International, Tuxtla Gutiérrez International, Veracruz International, Aguascalientes International, San Luis Potosí International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Mexico City?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Mexico City and Cancún International, Guadalajara International, Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International, Monterrey International, Oaxaca International, Acapulco International, Tuxtla Gutiérrez International, Bahías de Huatulco International, Veracruz International, Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International, General Ignacio Pesqueira García International.

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.

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