In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Cancún for $52/person, which is 93% cheaper than the average flight to Cancún. To find the cheapest price to Cancún from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
If you don’t want to visit Cancún in March, then you should wait until January to fly from United States, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of $302.
You are more likely to see cheaper flights to Cancún from United States when booking 15 days ahead of your departure date. In general, you can expect to find flights to Cancún for around $374 when searching 15 days out. However, in the past 72 hours, people saw flights from United States for as low as $144.
On average, the least expensive day to fly to Cancún from United States is on a Tuesday. momondo users have found tickets for Tuesday departures for as low as $341. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Thursday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Cancún on Thursday is $410.
Flying to Cancún from United States in the afternoon is the least expensive time of day to depart. momondo users have found prices as low as $314 when looking at flights departing in the afternoon. If you have a flexible travel schedule, then try to avoid flying in the evening when prices are $420 on average. Flights to Cancún from United States in the evening are generally more expensive because this time of day is more convenient for travelers’ schedules.
Users planning a flight to Cancún during the months of June, September, or October should anticipate rain. There are still things to do in Cancún even when it's raining, though. For those looking to get out of the rain and do a little shopping, check out La Isla Shopping Mall.
Cancún has a water park in the area named Wet'n Wild Cancún. Families typically love visiting Wet'n Wild Cancún when the weather is just right. Those looking to fly to Cancún to visit these parks would likely find that the best time to do so is during January, May, or November, when there is only a moderate chance of rain and the weather is typically above 70 degrees fahrenheit.
The month of February, March, or April is often the best time to visit Cancún to go to the beach due to the weather. Playa Gaviota Azul is the most often visited beach in the area. Consider visiting Playa Delfines during your Cancún visit as well.
Those flying to Cancún could potentially find better pricing at Cozumel Airport (45 mi from Cancún city center) depending on the month and departure airport.
The cheapest airport near Cancún is typically Cozumel Airport with an average price of $720/person. These prices vary based on where travelers are coming from. It is suggested that travelers looking to save money try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Currently, Mexico travel restrictions include travel to Cancún. Mexico has not implemented any entry restrictions, but travelers arriving from countries affected by coronavirus (COVID-19) will be screened, and those showing symptoms will be quarantined. A completed "Cuestionario de identificación de factores de riesgo en viajeros" must be presented to immigration upon arrival. The land border between Mexico and the US has been closed to non-essential traffic until at least October 21. If you are planning to travel to Cancún at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.