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The COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak may impact travel to Cancún. Current restrictions to Cancún are based on Mexico travel restrictions.
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Cheapest flights to Cancún airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Cancún airports from your nearest city or airport
Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport
Cancún

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Chicago TO Cancún

Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport (ORD) to Cancún (CUN)

Typically, flights to Cancún from Chicago are cheaper when flying from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Cancún, which has an average price of $306

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO CANCÚN FROM CHICAGO O'HARE INTL AIRPORTAugust33% cheaperFlying from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport to Cancún costs on average just $205 in August
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO CANCÚN FROM CHICAGO O'HARE INTL AIRPORTDecember57% more expensiveIt costs about $481 for flights to Cancún from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO CANCÚN FROM CHICAGO O'HARE INTL AIRPORTMarch448% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Cancún from Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport in March than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Cancún?

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Cancún?

In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Cancún for $58/person, which is 92% 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.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Cancún?

If you don’t want to visit Cancún in August, then you should wait until July to fly from United States, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of $330.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Cancún?

You are more likely to see cheaper flights to Cancún from United States when booking 60 days ahead of your departure date. In general, you can expect to find flights to Cancún for around $403 when searching 60 days out. Don’t hesitate to check prices now though because momondo users recently found tickets for as low as $138.

What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Cancún?

The cheapest day to depart from United States to Cancún is on a Tuesday when prices can be found for as low as $318. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Thursday because tickets tend to average around $392. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Cancún.

What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Cancún?

Our most recent data shows that the best time of day to fly to Cancún is in the afternoon. Flights from United States to Cancún during this time can be as low as $374. Flights to Cancún are more costly in the morning, with an average ticket price of $468. Departure times in the morning fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.

What is there to do in Cancún when it’s raining?

When planning your flight to Cancún, it is important to be aware that some months are not as ideal as others. Specifically, the months of June, September, or October could carry a higher chance of rain, as Cancún sees up to 5.1 inches or more. There are still things to do in Cancún even when it's raining, but be aware that rain is highly probable in the area. Shopping centers like La Isla Shopping Mall are very popular destinations for those visiting the Cancún area. La Isla Shopping Mall is a great place to go if you’re looking to spend some time inside.

Are there any amusement parks near Cancún?

Waterparks like Wet'n Wild Cancún are perfect places to go when the heat gets unbearable. Cancún is a great place for families, with something for everyone to do. Consider planning your trip to Cancún for the months of January, May, and November if you have interest in visiting amusement or water parks. Flights to Cancún are very popular around then, and it is recommended that you plan early.

When is the best time to plan a beach trip to Cancún?

February, March, or April is widely considered the best time to visit Cancún to go to area beaches like Playa Gaviota Azul. Consider visiting Playa Delfines during your Cancún visit as well.

Is there an alternative airport near Cancún?

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.

Is there a cheaper alternative to flying into Cancún?

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.


What are the current travel restrictions for Cancún?

Currently, Mexico travel restrictions include travel to Cancún.

Entry restrictions

Mexico has not implemented any entry restrictions for air travel, but travelers arriving from countries affected by COVID-19 will be screened.

Entry requirements

A completed "Cuestionario de identificación de factores de riesgo en viajeros" must be presented to immigration upon arrival.

Quarantine requirements

There are no mandatory quarantine requirements currently in effect in Mexico. However, travelers showing symptoms of COVID-19 will be subject to quarantine.

All other info

The land border between the US and Mexico is closed to all non-essential traffic as part of COVID-19 measures. This is reviewed on a monthly basis. This closure applies primarily to tourism and recreational travel. Cargo, trade and healthcare workers will still be able to cross the border. Check with your closest US Embassy/Consulate before attempting to cross the land border.

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.

Cancún flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Cancún found recently by users on momondo
Spirit Airlines
Sep 14
ORD2:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
3h 30m
CUN5:30 amCancún
Sep 15
CUN6:15 amCancún
3h 40m
ORD9:55 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Sep 14
ORD2:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
3h 30m
CUN5:30 amCancún
Sep 15
CUN6:15 amCancún
3h 40m
ORD9:55 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Sep 11
ORD2:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
3h 30m
CUN5:30 amCancún
Sep 15
CUN6:15 amCancún
3h 40m
ORD9:55 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Sep 14
ORD2:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
3h 30m
CUN5:30 amCancún
Sep 22
CUN8:30 amCancún
3h 46m
ORD12:16 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Aug 31
ORD2:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
3h 37m
CUN5:37 amCancún
Sep 8
CUN12:15 pmCancún
4h 10m
ORD4:25 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Sep 6
ORD4:55 amChicago O'Hare Intl
3h 40m
CUN8:35 amCancún
Sep 11
CUN12:15 pmCancún
4h 10m
ORD4:25 pmChicago O'Hare Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Cancún

If you're looking for one-way flights to Cancún, view some of our deals below provided by Spirit Airlines and VivaAerobus
Spirit Airlines
Aug 31
ORD2:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
3h 37m
CUN5:37 amCancún
Spirit Airlines
Jun 29
ORD2:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
3h 37m
CUN5:37 amCancún
Spirit Airlines
Jun 29
ORD2:00 amChicago O'Hare Intl
3h 37m
CUN5:37 amCancún

Which airlines fly to Cancún?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Cancún

Popular routes to Cancún

Most frequently searched flights to Cancún along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Chicago to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 30m
Cheapest price
$169
Houston to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 10m
Cheapest price
$173
Detroit to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 43m
Cheapest price
$180
Orlando to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 52m
Cheapest price
$199
Miami to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 40m
Cheapest price
$202
Atlanta to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 23m
Cheapest price
$204
Dallas to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 43m
Cheapest price
$216
Denver to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 49m
Cheapest price
$217
Los Angeles to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 19m
Cheapest price
$221
Fort Lauderdale to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 43m
Cheapest price
$227
Boston to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 19m
Cheapest price
$233
Raleigh to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 57m
Cheapest price
$237
Philadelphia to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 49m
Cheapest price
$248
Ontario to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
7h 13m
Cheapest price
$248
Austin to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 16m
Cheapest price
$248
Newark to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 20m
Cheapest price
$251
Seattle to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
5h 44m
Cheapest price
$255
Baltimore to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 35m
Cheapest price
$257
Minneapolis to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 50m
Cheapest price
$266
San Francisco to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 50m
Cheapest price
$315
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