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Cheapest one-way trip

$90

Cheapest nonstop round-trip

$90

Cheapest round-trip

$195

Average round-trip

$245

Nonstop flights in January

$90 – $521

Round trips

Washington, D.C. BWICancún CUN

Multiple carriers

$196
Washington, D.C. BWICancún CUN

Frontier Airlines

$195

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Travelers usually depart from Baltimore–Washington International, Washington Dulles International, Ronald Reagan Washington National, Washington, DC - Union Station, or Washington DC - Parking Convention Center DC when they travel from Washington, D.C. to Cancún. Book your trip to arrive at Cancún International, or Cancún Bus Station. The distance between Washington, D.C. and Cancún is 2241 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Delta Air Lines, and American Airlines. Washington, D.C. and Cancún have 401 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 Washington, D.C. to Cancún

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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JetBlue AirwaysJBUB6YesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo

Mexico COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from Baltimore, BWI can enter Mexico, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results or recovery certificate is not required
  • Quarantine is not required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 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 Washington, D.C. to Cancún?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Washington, D.C. and Cancún takes around 3.9 hours.
What is the flight distance between Washington, D.C. and Cancún?
The flight distance between Washington, D.C. and Cancún is 2241 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Washington, D.C. and Cancún?
Several carriers operate flights between Washington, D.C. and Cancún. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Spirit Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Washington, D.C.?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Washington, D.C. and Denver, Las Vegas, Orlando, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Austin, Phoenix, Atlanta, Fort Lauderdale, London, Salt Lake City, Chicago, San Diego, New Orleans, Houston, San Salvador, Paris, Dallas, Barcelona, Tampa.
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, Dallas.
Which airports are there in Washington, D.C.?
Washington, D.C. is mainly served by Baltimore–Washington International. But there are other airports nearby, including Washington Dulles International, Ronald Reagan Washington National.
What airports are near Washington, D.C.?
The main airport in Washington, D.C. is Baltimore–Washington International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Richmond International, Norfolk International, Trenton–Mercer, Harrisburg International, Lehigh Valley International, Atlantic City International, Lancaster, Altoona–Blair County, Hagerstown Regional.
What airports are near Cancún?
The main airport in Cancún is Cancún International. It is also served by Cancún International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Washington, D.C. and Cancún?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Washington, D.C. and Cancún thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Washington, D.C. and Cancún can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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