Cheap flights from Mexico City to Cancún

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

Travelers usually depart from Mexico City International, Mexico City Autobuses del Norte, Mexico City- Terminal Oriente San Lázaro, Mexico City-Ejecutiva Sur , or Mexico City-Balbuena when they travel from Mexico City to Cancún. Book your trip to arrive at Cancún International, or Cancún Centro. The distance between Mexico City and Cancún is 1285 km. The most popular airlines for this route are VivaAerobus, AeroMéxico, Volaris, and Interjet. Mexico City and Cancún have 199 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Cancún, consider visiting Chichen Itza, and Tulum.

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

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

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

Check-in for a flight from Mexico City to Cancún

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 Mexico City to Cancún?

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

What is the flight distance between Mexico City and Cancún?

The flight distance between Mexico City and Cancún is 1285 km.

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

Several carriers operate flights between Mexico City and Cancún. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include AeroMéxico, Interjet, VivaAerobus, Volaris.

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, La Paz International.

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, Monterrey International, Del Bajío International, Oaxaca International, Tuxtla Gutiérrez International, Veracruz International, Chihuahua International, Aguascalientes International, San Luis Potosí 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 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 Mexico City?

A number of bus and train companies depart from Mexico City, including Autobuses Unidos, ADO.

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