Cheap flights from Mexico City to Cartagena

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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 - Ignacio Zaragoza when they travel from Mexico City to Cartagena. Book your trip to arrive at Rafael Núñez International, or Cartagena Bus Station. The distance between Mexico City and Cartagena is 2720 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Avianca, Copa Airlines, Viva Air, VivaAerobus, and AeroMéxico. Mexico City and Cartagena have 252 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Viva Air on Wednesdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Mexico City to Cartagena

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AviancaAVAAVYesNo
Copa AirlinesCMPCMYes0
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Viva AirVVCVHYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
VivaAerobusVIVVBYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight
AeroMéxicoAMXAMYesNo

Colombia COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Mexico with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter Colombia, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Colombia

  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results may be required for vaccinated travelers

  • Health pass may be required for public activity

  • Mandatory pre-registration form before arrival

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed

  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required

  • No quarantine required

Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in public in some cities

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 Colombia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Mexico City to Cartagena?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Mexico City and Cartagena takes around 4.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Mexico City and Cartagena?
The flight distance between Mexico City and Cartagena is 2720 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Mexico City and Cartagena?
Several carriers operate flights between Mexico City and Cartagena. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Viva Air.
What are the most popular routes to and from Mexico City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Mexico City and Cancún, Tijuana, Los Angeles, New York, Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Chicago, Puerto Vallarta, Oaxaca, Houston, San Francisco, Atlanta, Minneapolis, San José del Cabo, Guadalajara, Seattle, Salt Lake City, Bogotá, Huatulco, Portland, Las Vegas.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cartagena?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cartagena and Bogotá, Medellín, Cali, Panama City, San Andrés, Caracas, New York, Bucaramanga, Pereira, Lima, Cancún, Atlanta, Fort Lauderdale, Quito, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, Houston, Guayaquil, Santo Domingo, Orlando.
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 Cartagena?
The main airport in Cartagena is Rafael Núñez International. It is also served by Rafael Núñez International, Simón Bolívar International, Ernesto Cortissoz International, Los Garzones, Las Brujas, Golfo de Morrosquillo.
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 Cartagena?
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