Cheap flights from San Francisco to Cancún

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Travelers usually depart from San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA-Salesforce Plaza, or San Francisco Train Station when they travel from San Francisco to Cancún. Book your trip to arrive at Cancún International, or Cancún Centro. The distance between San Francisco and Cancún is 3876 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, VivaAerobus, and Frontier Airlines. San Francisco and Cancún have 195 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Cancún, consider visiting Chichen Itza, and Tulum.

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United Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from San Francisco to Cancún

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesUnknownNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNo10 min before flightNo
American AirlinesAALAAYesUnknownNo
VivaAerobusVIVVBYes5 min before flightNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

What is the flight distance between San Francisco and Cancún?

The flight distance between San Francisco and Cancún is 3876 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between San Francisco and Cancún?

Several carriers operate flights between San Francisco and Cancún. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines.

What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and Los Angeles International, McCarran International, Denver International, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, George Bush Intercontinental, Seattle–Tacoma International, Phoenix Sky Harbor International, Minneapolis–Saint Paul International, O Hare International, San Diego International, Salt Lake City International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Cancún?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cancún and Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Mexico City International, O Hare International, Monterrey International, Del Bajío International, Oaxaca International, Tuxtla Gutiérrez International, Veracruz International, Querétaro International, Aguascalientes International, San Luis Potosí International.

What airports are near San Francisco?

The main airport in San Francisco is San Francisco International. It is also served by San Francisco International, Sacramento International, Oakland International, San Jose International, Monterey Regional, Stockton Metropolitan, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.

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 San Francisco?

A number of bus and train companies depart from San Francisco, including Greyhound.

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