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Travelers usually depart from Veracruz International, Veracruz Central Bus Station, or Veracruz-Norte when they travel from Veracruz to Cancún. Book your trip to arrive at Cancún International, or Cancún Bus Station. The distance between Veracruz and Cancún is 995 km. The most popular airlines for this route are AeroMéxico, VivaAerobus, Volaris, and United Airlines. Veracruz and Cancún have 134 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Cancún, consider visiting Chichen Itza, and Tulum.

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Check-in for a flight from Veracruz to Cancún

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
AeroMéxicoAMXAMYesNo
VivaAerobusVIVVBYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight
VolarisVOIY4YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Veracruz to Cancún?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Veracruz and Cancún takes around 1.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Veracruz and Cancún?
The flight distance between Veracruz and Cancún is 995 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Veracruz and Cancún?
Several carriers operate flights between Veracruz and Cancún. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include VivaAerobus.
What are the most popular routes to and from Veracruz?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Veracruz and Tijuana, Guadalajara, Monterrey, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, Mexico City, Charlotte, New York, Mexicali, Seattle, Miami, Portland, San José del Cabo, Mérida, Ciudad Juárez, San Antonio, Indianapolis, Washington, D.C., San José.
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, Houston, Denver, San José, Guatemala City, Ciudad Juárez, Guadalajara, Charlotte, Monterrey, Sacramento, Philadelphia, Bogotá, Atlanta, Washington, D.C..
What airports are near Veracruz?
The main airport in Veracruz is Veracruz International. It is also served by Veracruz International, Puebla International, Minatitlán/Coatzacoalcos International.
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 Veracruz?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Veracruz, including ADO.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Veracruz and Cancún?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Veracruz and Cancún thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Veracruz and Cancún can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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