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Travelers usually depart from Mexico City International, Mexico City - Norte, Mexico City - Oriente San Lázaro, Mexico City - Ignacio Zaragoza, or Mexico City - Ejecutiva Sur when they travel from Mexico City to Cancún. Book your trip to arrive at Cancún International, or Cancún Bus Station. The distance between Mexico City and Cancún is 1285 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Volaris, VivaAerobus, AeroMéxico, Viva Air, and Copa Airlines. Mexico City and Cancún have 229 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 Mexico City to Cancún

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
VolarisVOIY4YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
VivaAerobusVIVVBYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight
AeroMéxicoAMXAMYesNo
Viva AirVVCVHYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight
Copa AirlinesCMPCMYes0
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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, Volaris, VivaAerobus.
What are the most popular routes to and from Mexico City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Mexico City and London, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Dublin, Montreal, Vancouver, Puerto Vallarta, Oaxaca, Toronto, Manchester, Huatulco, Los Angeles, San José del Cabo, Madrid, Sydney, Melbourne, Mérida, Paris, Bogotá, New York, Guadalajara.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cancún?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cancún and London, Montreal, Dublin, Toronto, Vancouver, Los Angeles, Guatemala City, Manchester, New York, Edmonton, San José, Havana, Puerto Vallarta, Madrid, Medellín, Oaxaca, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Tallinn, Reykjavik, Bogotá.
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 ADO.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Mexico City and Cancún?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Mexico City and Cancún thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Mexico City and Cancún can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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