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Travelers usually depart from Mexico City International, Felipe Ángeles International Airport, Mexico City - Norte, Mexico City - Oriente San Lázaro, or Mexico City - Circuito Interior José Vasconcelos - Juan Escutia when they travel from Mexico City to New York. Book your trip to arrive at John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia, New York Stewart International Airport, or Newark Penn Station. The distance between Mexico City and New York is 3346 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, VivaAerobus, AeroMéxico, and JetBlue Airways. Mexico City and New York have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at New York, consider visiting Statue of Liberty, Manhattan Island, Empire State Building, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Times Square, Independence National Historical Park, PA, USA, and Staten Island.

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Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
VivaAerobusVIVVBYesOpens 72 days before flight
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JetBlue AirwaysJBUB6YesOpens 24 days before flight
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New York travel tips

1) Use only well-known Bank ATMs in New York City

If you need to withdraw money from a bank ATM in New York City, avoid random ATMs in the back of the building. For instance, safe ATMs include Chase, Wells Fargo, Bank of America, TD, and Capital banks.

2) Prefer the Brooklyn Botanic Garden to the central New York Botanic Garden

If you want to see fascinating flora, prefer the Brooklyn Botanic Garden to the central New York Botanic Garden. The Brooklyn Botanic Garden is more affordable ($13) and less crowded; the exhibitions are no less beautiful there. See bonsais, rare orchids, and desert plants.

3) Experience the Asian culture in New York City

Visit the HK Food Court at 8202 45th Avenue in New York City to try more than 26 vendors of Asian cuisine. Japanese, Taiwanese, Tibetan, Thai, Vietnamese, Fuzhou, and Henan food. And this is not the limit! Khanom Thai offers great coconut pancakes here.

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United States – 12/2022
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Most travelers from Mexico can enter New York, JFK, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel through United States land border is allowed for vaccinated travelers
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate is not required for United States
  • Quarantine is not required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for United States
  • Health pass may be required for public activity
  • Mandatory travel attestation form

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Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa
Additional information
  • Health screening may be required on arrival
  • Masks are mandatory on public transportation

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in United States in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Mexico City to New York?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Mexico City and New York takes around 4.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Mexico City and New York?
The flight distance between Mexico City and New York is 3346 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Mexico City and New York?
Several carriers operate flights between Mexico City and New York. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines, VivaAerobus, AeroMéxico, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Mexico City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Mexico City and London, Cancún, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Dublin, Montreal, Vancouver, Puerto Vallarta, Oaxaca, Toronto, Manchester, Huatulco, Los Angeles, San José del Cabo, Madrid, Sydney, Melbourne, Mérida, Paris, Bogotá, Guadalajara.
What are the most popular routes to and from New York?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as New York and London, Manchester, Dublin, Athens, Edinburgh, Toronto, Glasgow, Birmingham, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tallinn, Denpasar, San Juan, Orlando, Bristol, Manila, Thessaloniki, Bangkok, Malta, Vancouver, Budapest.
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, Toluca International, Puebla International.
What airports are near New York?
The main airport in New York is John F. Kennedy International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Bradley International, Trenton–Mercer, Rhode Island T. F. Green Int'l Airport, Long Island MacArthur, Albany International, Harrisburg International, Westchester County, Lehigh Valley International, Atlantic City International.
What buses and trains depart from Mexico City?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Mexico City, including Omnibus Cristobal Colon, ADO.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Mexico City and New York?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Mexico City and New York thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Mexico City and New York can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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  • Mexico City International
  • Felipe Ángeles International Airport
  • Morelia International
  • Querétaro International
  • Toluca International
  • Puebla International

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