Cheap flights from Houston to Cancún

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Travelers usually depart from George Bush Intercontinental, William P. Hobby, Houston, Houston Train Station, or Houston, TX-Downtown Transit Center when they travel from Houston to Cancún. Book your trip to arrive at Cancún International, or Cancún Centro. The distance between Houston and Cancún is 1308 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, VivaAerobus, and AeroMéxico. Houston and Cancún have 203 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Cancún, consider visiting Tulum, and Chichen Itza.

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Check-in for a flight from Houston to Cancún

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightOpens 1 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
Southwest AirlinesSWAWNNoUnknownOpens 1 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
VivaAerobusVIVVBYes5 min before flightOpens 3 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight
AeroMéxicoAMXAMYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Houston to Cancún?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Houston and Cancún takes around 2.3 hours.

What is the flight distance between Houston and Cancún?

The flight distance between Houston and Cancún is 1308 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Houston and Cancún?

Several carriers operate flights between Houston and Cancún. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from Houston?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Houston and Newark Liberty International, McCarran International, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Dallas/Fort Worth International, O Hare International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, Louis Armstrong New Orleans International, Austin–Bergstrom International, McGhee Tyson.

What are the most popular routes to and from Cancún?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cancún and Mexico City International, Guadalajara International, Monterrey International, Del Bajío International, Querétaro International, Chihuahua International, Villahermosa International, Oaxaca International, Veracruz International, Tampico International, General Lucio Blanco International.

Which airports are there in Houston?

Houston is mainly served by George Bush Intercontinental. But there are other airports nearby, including William P. Hobby, Ellington, David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport.

What airports are near Houston?

The main airport in Houston is George Bush Intercontinental. It is also served by Austin–Bergstrom International, Beaumont Municipal Airport, Jack Brooks Regional, Easterwood, Lake Charles Regional, Victoria Regional.

What airports are near Cancún?

The main airport in Cancún is Cancún International. It is also served by Cancún International.

What buses and trains depart from Houston?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Houston, including Greyhound.

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