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Travelers usually depart from George Bush Intercontinental, William P. Hobby, Houston, TX - Greyhound Station, Houston, TX Train Station, or Houston, TX - Uptown when they travel from Houston to Cancún. Book your trip to arrive at Cancún International, or Cancún Bus Station. The distance between Houston and Cancún is 1308 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, American Airlines, Volaris, VivaAerobus, and Spirit Airlines. Houston and Cancún have 243 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 bookingOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
VolarisVOIY4YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
VivaAerobusVIVVBYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

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 United Airlines, Spirit Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Houston?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Houston and Denver, Mexico City, Las Vegas, Monterrey, Los Angeles, Guadalajara, Seattle, Orlando, London, Paris, Phoenix, New York, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Salt Lake City, León, Raleigh, San Francisco, Washington, D.C., Chicago.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cancún?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cancún and Los Angeles, Tijuana, Mexico City, New York, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Chicago, Denver, San José, Guatemala City, Ciudad Juárez, Guadalajara, Charlotte, Monterrey, Sacramento, Philadelphia, Bogotá, Atlanta, Washington, D.C., Havana.
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, Jack Brooks Regional, Victoria Regional, Easterwood, Beaumont Municipal Airport, Lake Charles 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 Valley Transit.
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