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Mexico City to Cancun flights

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Departure Tue, 18 May Return Thu, 20 May
MEX Mexico City
CUN Cancun
return from £51
Departure Sun, 13 Jun Return Mon, 14 Jun
MEX Mexico City
CUN Cancun
return from £40
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Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 28.12 MXN
British Pound Sterling Mexican Peso
1 MXN = 0.04 GBP
Last checked on 12 May 2021
Train
Local, one-way ticket
64%

Trains are 64% more expensive in Cancun than in Mexico City.

Mexico City
£0.22
Cancun
£0.36
Meal
Mid-priced restaurant
27%

A meal in Cancun is 27% cheaper than a meal in Mexico City.

Mexico City
£5.39
Cancun
£3.95
Taxi
Standard daytime start rate
167%

Taxis are 167% more expensive in Cancun than in Mexico City.

Mexico City
£0.54
Cancun
£1.44
Coffee
Regular cappuccino
0%

A coffee in Cancun costs roughly the same as in Mexico City.

Mexico City
£1.62
Cancun
£1.62
Mexico City airports
  • ( Juarez Intl Airport (MEX)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
  • ( Santa Lucia (NLU)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
  • ( Atizapan (AZP)
    How far from city centre: 4 miles
Cancun airports
  • ( Cancun (CUN)
    How far from city centre: 7 miles
K Distance: 805 miles

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Frequent asked questions about flights from Mexico City to Cancun

😷 Is it safe to travel from Mexico City to Cancun during the Covid-19 situation?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Mexico may apply when travelling from Mexico City. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
📊 How much are flights from Mexico City to Cancun?
The average price to go from Mexico City to Cancun is of 78.52 GBP, but bare in mind that ticket prices may vary depending on the season and on how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Mexico City to Cancun at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from Mexico City to Cancun is 40£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Cancun expensive to visit compared to Mexico City?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Cancun costs an average of 1.40 GBP, 164% more expensive than Mexico City, with a fare of 0.53 GBP, while train tickets costs 76% more in Cancun: 0.37 GBP against 0.21 GBP in Mexico City. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 3.51 GBP in Cancun, 29% less than the 4.91 GBP in Mexico City. The price of the coffee is around 2% cheaper in Cancun, with an average of 1.56 GBP, while in Mexico City the coffee costs 1.60 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Mexico City to Cancun?
The most popular months to book a trip from Mexico City to Cancun are June, January and February, based on the searches of our customers.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Mexico City to Cancun?
The best time of the year to go to Cancun when flying from Mexico City depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, April is the top 1º month to fly to Cancun from Mexico City in terms of searches from our customer, followed by December and November. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, May, June and September are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Mexico City -  Cancun.
🕑 How long does the flight take to go from Mexico City to Cancun?
The total flight time between Mexico City and Cancun is of around 02:16 hours on average, considering an average distance of 1,308 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
🛄 Which airports have flights between Mexico City and Cancun?
The main airport route flying between Mexico City and Cancun is: Juarez Intl Airport (MEX) to Cancun (CUN). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • Interjet.
  • Aeromexico.
  • Volaris.
Airlines with indirect flights from Mexico City to Cancun are:
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