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Travelers usually depart from Los Angeles International, Los Angeles, CA Bus Station, Los Angeles, CA - Union Station, Los Angeles - Westwood Amtrak, or Los Angeles, CA - Downtown LA when they travel from Los Angeles to Mexico City. Book your trip to arrive at Mexico City International, Felipe Ángeles International Airport, Mexico City - Norte, Mexico City - Oriente San Lázaro, or Mexico City - Circuito Interior José Vasconcelos - Juan Escutia. The distance between Los Angeles and Mexico City is 2502 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Volaris, VivaAerobus, AeroMéxico, United Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. Los Angeles and Mexico City have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Mexico City, consider visiting Zocalo, Mexico City, Teotihuacan, and Xochimilco.

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

Check-in for a flight from Los Angeles to Mexico City

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
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Mexico COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Los Angeles, LAX can enter Mexico, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel through the US land border is allowed for vaccinated travelers
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate
  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for United States
  • Mandatory travel attestation form

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 Mexico in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Los Angeles to Mexico City?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Los Angeles and Mexico City takes around 3.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Los Angeles and Mexico City?
The flight distance between Los Angeles and Mexico City is 2502 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Los Angeles and Mexico City?
Several carriers operate flights between Los Angeles and Mexico City. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include VivaAerobus, AeroMéxico, American Airlines, Volaris.
What are the most popular routes to and from Los Angeles?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Los Angeles and Paris, Guadalajara, Cancún, Las Vegas, Denver, New York, London, Atlanta, Barcelona, Rome, Amsterdam, Chicago, Cincinnati, Washington, D.C., Lisbon, Berlin, San José del Cabo, Madrid, Munich, Orlando.
What are the most popular routes to and from Mexico City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Mexico City and New York, Chicago, Tijuana, Houston, San Francisco, Cancún, Miami, Las Vegas, San Antonio, Seattle, Orlando, Minneapolis, Atlanta, Portland, Guatemala City, Dallas, Oakland, Salt Lake City, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Denver.
What airports are near Los Angeles?
The main airport in Los Angeles is Los Angeles International. It is also served by San Diego International, Ontario International, Tijuana International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Palm Springs International, Santa Maria Public, Santa Barbara Municipal, Meadows Field, McClellan–Palomar.
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 buses and trains depart from Los Angeles?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Los Angeles, including Amtrak train.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Los Angeles and Mexico City?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Los Angeles and Mexico City thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Los Angeles and Mexico City can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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