Cheap Flights to Cancun Airport

Flights to Cancun, Mexico

Located in Quintana Roo, southeast Mexico, Cancun is the perfect blend of nature and Mexican traditions. Mayan culture shines through on every corner, you can enjoy the incredible architecture, unique museums, and crystal-clear water along pristine beaches. Cancun has everything from bustling nightlife to pathway escapes in the jungle, it’s a traveller’s paradise.

Cheap Flights to Cancun, Mexico

Cancun has become one of Mexico’s top tourist destinations, there are frequent flights all year round. The biggest airlines flying to Cancun are: Air Canada, WestJet, and InterJet.

Flights from Toronto to Cancun

Toronto to Cancun is one of the most popular routes, cheap flights from Toronto (YYZ) to Cancun (CUN) are plentiful with around 45 flights per week and flight prices of around $233 for a round-trip. Wondering how long the flight from Toronto to Cancun takes? Flight times from Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ) to Cancun International Airport (CUN) are approximately 3 hours and 50 minutes, covering a total distance of 2,581 kilometres.

Flights from Vancouver to Cancun

Cheap flights from Vancouver (YVR) to Cancun (CUN) can also be found regularly. There are around 20 flights per week, with flight prices of around $349 for a round trip. Flight times from Vancouver International Airport (YVR) are approximately 5 hours and 55 minutes, covering a distance of 4481 kilometres.

Flights from Montreal to Cancun

You can also find regular cheap flights to Cancun (CUN) from Montreal (YUL), with around 26 flights per week. Flying from Montreal the flight prices are around $312 for a round trip. Flight times from Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL) are approximately 4 hours 30 minutes, covering a distance of 2980 kilometres.

Arriving at Cancun International Airport (CUN) Information

Once you glimpse the powdery-white beaches, you will know you’re arriving at Cancun International Airport (CUN). Located approximately 17 kilometres from downtown Cancun, there are a number of transportation options to take you where you want to go. You can take a bus from the airport to downtown Cancun with buses leaving every 20 minutes up until 23:45. If you're looking for a more convenient ride after your Vancouver to Cancun flight, you can pre-book a taxi for around $34 to downtown. You can also book shuttle services with the pickup and dropoff areas conveniently located right outside the arrival and departure terminals.

Cancun Travel Information

Travelling to Cancun? Here is some travel information to make your journey as easy and enjoyable as possible.

Essential Cancun Travel Information

Getting Around Cancun Public transport in Cancun, runs regularly and can take you everywhere around Cancun and beyond. The buses run 24 hours throughout the Cancun hotel zone and costs around $0.60 per ride.
Car Hire in Cancun Cancun Airport is the largest car rental location in the area. If you would rather make your own way around, there are plenty of options within the airport for you to choose from.
Cancun Weather Cancun has an almost perfect tropical climate for sun and beach holidays. June is the hottest month with average temperatures of 28°C. January is the coldest month with average temperatures of 23°C. August, September, and October are the wettest months during the rainy season.
Best Time to Visit Cancun The best time to experience comfortable weather and less-expensive prices is shoulder season, early December and April.

Flights to Cancun: Frequently Asked Questions

When is it best to book flights to Cancun?

The cheapest time to book flights to Cancun is December. This is 7% cheaper on average versus the average price for flights from Canada.

How to find cheap flights to Cancun?

The cheapest time to fly to Cancun is September. Cancun flights bought for travel in September are on average 13% cheaper versus the average price for flights from Canada. To make sure you’re getting the best flight deals on flights to Cancun, sign up to our Skyscanner Price Alerts to book your flight at the perfect moment.

What time zone is Cancun?

Cancun is on Eastern Standard Time, so you may need to change your watch, depending on where in Canada you’re travelling from.

What to do in Cancun

The Yucatan Peninsula are the longest network of underground rivers and caves in the world. Xcaret allows you to enjoy the crystal-clear water with three rivers you can float down and relax. You can also admire the red macaws, toucans, and pink flamingos. Animal life abounds in this beautiful park, allowing you to interact with turtles, deer, crocodiles, and jaguars. There is an abundance of pristine beach for you to enjoy a day or two of complete relaxation. Discover more things to do in Cancun.

What to see in Cancun?

The mystical ruins will take you on an incredible journey back to the Mayan civilization. The archaeological zone of El Rey or El Templo del Alacrán (The temple of the scorpion) will amaze your eyes. If you are into nature, you’ll love Xel-Ha a natural aquarium that will make you feel as if you are waking in a dream. If you’re a bit of an adrenaline seeker why not see the jungle from above as you fly across almost 2 miles of zipline, or enjoy the thrill of cliff-diving.

Where to shop in Cancun?

Cancun has plenty of shopping opportunities, and best of all shopping here is tax free. If you’re looking for a new designer outfit or souvenir you will have plenty of choices. La Isla Shopping Village is surrounded by water channels on the shore of Nichupte Lagoon, with over 150 stores. If you’re looking to spoil yourself, Luxury Avenue is perfect, this exclusive shopping mall has some of the best international brands and jewelry. If you are looking to do a bit of souvenir shopping Mercado 28 (Market 28) is the perfect place. The largest souvenir market in the heart of downtown Cancun, this is a lovely place to buy silver jewelry, Mexican handcrafts, and some souvenirs.

Where to eat in Cancun?

You can get anything you want in Cancun, from tacos at 1am to world-class Japanese food. Cancun has a burgeoning international food scene, and some of the best local cuisine around, whether it’s fragrant poc chuc, spicy chilaquiles or delicious pastries from locally sourced cacao. You will find something to satisfy every palate. Here is a list of the best restaurants in Cancun.

Where to stay in Cancun?

Cancun is awash with great hotels for you to enjoy your stay. 3 Star Hotels are on offer from $64/night, top rated hotels include, One Cancun Centro, Kin Mayab, and the Selina Cancun. 4* hotels include the Oh! Cancun – The Urban Oasis, the Suites Malecon Cancun, and the Bel Air Collection Resort and Spa Cancunprices can be found from $83/night.

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Airports near Cancun

Frequently asked questions

There's one airport in Cancun: Cancun.
Delta, Sky Airline, KLM, Air New Zealand, GOL Linhas Aéreas, Cubana, Azur Air and TUI all fly non-stop to Cancun.
The cheapest month to fly to Cancun is September.

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