Cheap Flights from Toronto to Cancun
Flight information Toronto to Cancun
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Average flight time, total distance 2582 kilometers
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Airlines That Fly From Toronto to Cancun
Toronto Pearson International Airport has a variety of direct flights to Cancun; Air Canada, Air Transat, WestJet, and Sunwing Airlines all fly direct. LATAM (formerly LAN airlines) also offers direct flights, but less frequently, whereas Air Canada flights leave every day of week. There are also plenty of indirect flights to choose from as well. All flights arrive in Aeropuerto Internacional de Cancún, the second busiest airport in Mexico.
The most popular airline to Cancun, Air Canada, is in Terminal 1 of Toronto Pearson Airport. Other airlines, Air Transat, Sunwing Airlines, WestJet, and LATAM all leave from Terminal 3. The airport is located about 20 minutes from downtown Toronto. To get there, take the Gardiner Expressway west. Both before and after security, there are a variety of shops and restaurants to add to your travel experience. Terminal 1 has dozens of dining options, including Marathi, True Burger Co., and your classic Starbucks for a caffeine dosage.
Check-In and Customs Information
For international flights, it’s always recommended to arrive three hours early for the check-in and security. When you arrive in Cancun, you’ll need to have a FMM, or Forma Migratoria Multiple. Your travel agency, airline, or the people at the point of entry will give you this form. You do not need a visa to enter Mexico Just make sure your passport is valid until the date of your expected departure from Mexico. The Canadian government does currently have travel advisories for Mexico due to high crime activity, but those advisories do not include Cancun.
Arrival in Cancun
Known as a tropical paradise, a hub for coastal relaxation, and a great place to party, Cancun attracts visitors for countless reasons. The weather, compared to Canada, is perfect for swimsuits, shorts, and t-shirts nearly year round. The average temperature in Cancun is 25°C. Getting into downtown Cancun is easy from the airport. The airport is located 16 km from downtown and 20 km southwest of the hotel areas. The public transportation system is inexpensive and easy to use. The currency in Mexico is pesos, and a bus ticket costs 6.5 pesos, or $0.43. You can also take taxis.
What to Do in Cancun
The high seasons in Cancun correspond with typical breaks: spring break, Easter break, summer break, and winter holidays. Each break is known for attracting different types of crowds. Easter break attracts locals to the coast, whereas spring break brings in a younger crowd of university partyers. Summer and winter breaks tend to attract families from all over the world. The low seasons, then, are from January to March, after Easter until June, and from August to early December. If you want to avoid the crowds and have a more relaxing experience, try to plan your trip for those times.
Along with all the bars, restaurants, and beach activities in Cancun, you can also explore archeological sites and natural attractions like Chichén Itza (193 km from Cancun) or Isla Mujeres (6 km from the coast of Cancun).
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