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About Flights to Mexico

Summary info about Mexico flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$49

Best Round-Trip Price

$156

Fastest flight time

2h 43m

Operated By

4 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Mexico from United States in the last 72 hours is $49 (Los Angeles to Mexico City Benito Juarez).
The best round-trip flight price to Mexico from United States in the last 72 hours is $156 (Dallas/Fort Worth to Cancun).
The fastest flight to Mexico from United States takes 2h 43m (Dallas/Fort Worth to Mexico City Benito Juarez).
There are 4 airlines operating flights to Mexico, including Frontier, Spirit Airlines and Volaris.

Cheapest flights to cities in Mexico

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Cancún
Cancún

Useful information for your flight to Mexico

Get up-to-date answers for some of the most frequently asked questions regarding flying to Mexico

The closest airport to Rosarito Beach is Tijuana Airport, which is located in Rosarito. If you plan on visiting or staying in this area, landing at Tijuana Airport will be your best bet.

If you are looking to fly to Mexico for less, look to airlines like Iberia, Juneyao Airlines, and Viva Air Colombia, with prices starting at $4, $8, and $23 respectively.

Average flight duration from United States to Mexico depends on which airport you fly into and out of. Flying from Los Angeles to Mexico City Benito Juarez is 3h 35m on average, while flying from San Francisco to Mexico City Benito Juarez is 4h 10m on average. Mexico City Benito Juarez is the most popular airport in Mexico.

Flights to Mexico can be found for as cheap as $9 per ticket. However our users tend to find airfares to Mexico for around $736 on average. If you’re looking to find a good deal on your flight to Mexico, then you should consider booking if you find anything for $701 or less.

Consider booking a flight to Mexico on a Tuesday, which is the cheapest day of the week. You will also find that flying out on a Monday is another low-cost option. Try to avoid booking your flight to Mexico on Thursday, which tends to be the most expensive day of the week.



Popular cities and sights

Looking to visit Mexico? Check out these cities and spend time seeing some of the most popular sights in the country

Recent flights found to popular cities in Mexico

Find flights to these popular cities in Mexico from your nearest airport.

Cheapest flight routes to Mexico

These routes have the cheapest flights to Mexico found by momondo users in United States
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
Los AngelesGuadalajara3h 07m$154
AustinCancún1h 40m$158
DallasCancún1h 47m$166
OrlandoCancún1h 55m$166
HoustonCancún2h 10m$167
Fort LauderdaleCancún1h 45m$167
San AntonioMexico City2h 05m$167
HoustonMexico City2h 15m$169
HoustonGuadalajara2h 17m$176
Los AngelesMexico City3h 35m$177
Las VegasMexico City3h 43m$178
New OrleansCancún1h 56m$180
Los AngelesSan José del Cabo2h 26m$180
San AntonioMonterrey1h 10m$184
DallasMexico City2h 30m$185
ChicagoMexico City4h 10m$187

Best things to do and see in Mexico

Routes between the United States and Mexico are quite popular and because of that, the number of places that you can fly from in the United States and the number of places you could fly to in Mexico is going to make the time of the trip quite variable on flights to Mexico. The trip on Mexico flights from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Mexico City (MEX) will take about 3h and 35min and the trip to the same airport from Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) will take about 2h and 25min. If you are going to travel on cheap flights to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) the trip from Los Angeles International Airport will take about 3h and 5min by plane and from Chicago O' Hare International Airport (ORD) the trip will take around 4h and 30min before landing in Mexico. If you would like to travel to the popular ocean destination Cancun, your flight time from a departure point of George Bush Intercontinental Airport will be around 2h and 15min.

There are numerous direct flights that you can find between airports in the United States and airports in Mexico. When traveling from Los Angeles International Airport, you can fly nonstop to Puerto Vallarta (PVR), Sam Jose Del Cabo (SJD), as well as Mexico City (MEX). If you will be departing from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport, you can also fly directly to Mexico City and San Jose del Cabo, plus you can also fly directly to Cancun (CUN). If you are departing from Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) in addition to direct flights to Mexico City, San Jose del Cabo, and Cancun, you can also get direct flights to Guadalajara (GDL). For those that are traveling from Chicago O' Hare International Airport, some of the airports in Mexico where you can fly directly include Cozumel (CZM), Puerto Vallarta, Silao (BJX), Morelia (MLM), as well as Mexico City, San Jose del Cabo, and Cancun.

Many travelers like to travel to Mexico to visit great beaches such as the ones at San Jose del Cabo and Cancun while others want to experience the vibrant history and culture of Mexico in a large city such as Mexico City. If you would like to travel between Mexico City and Cancun, one of the quickest ways is to travel by plane, which you can do in just a little over 2h on nonstop flights aboard Viva Aerobus. If instead, you would like to fly from Mexico City to Cabo, you can do that on nonstop flights that also take a little over 2h aboard Viva Aerobus. A typical bus trip between Mexico City in Cancun will take about 29h and will generally involve two transfers to different buses along the route. Since a trip on the ground from Mexico City to Cabo would involve driving the entire length of the Gulf of California, the trip would probably take more than a couple of days, so flying is generally the best option. If you do choose to drive anywhere in Mexico, be aware that road conditions can be somewhat difficult, especially as you get outside of major cities and populated areas.

For citizens of the United States who want to travel to Mexico, you will need a valid passport and the passport needs to be valid at the time of your entry into Mexico. Your passport also needs to have one page that is blank per immigration stamp. If you are traveling to Mexico as a tourist and you do not plan on staying for more than 180 days, you will not need a visa to travel to Mexico.


Popular routes landing in Mexico

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New York to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time3h 54m
Cheapest price$233
Dallas to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time1h 47m
Cheapest price$166
Chicago to Mexico City Flights
Fastest flight time4h 10m
Cheapest price$187
Los Angeles to Mexico City Flights
Fastest flight time3h 35m
Cheapest price$177
Los Angeles to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time4h 19m
Cheapest price$235
Dallas to Mexico City Flights
Fastest flight time2h 30m
Cheapest price$185
New York to Mexico City Flights
Fastest flight time5h 21m
Cheapest price$323
Los Angeles to San José del Cabo Flights
Fastest flight time2h 26m
Cheapest price$180
Chicago to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time3h 30m
Cheapest price$191
Washington, D.C. to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time3h 25m
Cheapest price$229
Atlanta to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time2h 24m
Cheapest price$227
Philadelphia to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time3h 40m
Cheapest price$235
San Francisco to Mexico City Flights
Fastest flight time4h 10m
Cheapest price$329
San José, San José Province to Mexico City Flights
Fastest flight time2h 55m
Cheapest price$194
Houston to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time2h 10m
Cheapest price$167
San Francisco to San José del Cabo Flights
Fastest flight time3h 05m
Cheapest price$282
San Francisco to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time5h 09m
Cheapest price$263
Miami to Mexico City Flights
Fastest flight time3h 22m
Cheapest price$188
Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta Flights
Fastest flight time2h 06m
Cheapest price$237
Miami to Cancún Flights
Fastest flight time1h 43m
Cheapest price$189

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