Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Cancun (CUN)

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The best prices from Chicago to Cancun are usually found in August or July, booked 2 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Cancun (CUN)

CHI - CUN
Price
$214 - $472
CUN
Temperature
69.8 - 89.6 °F

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 32% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$214

From Chicago to Cancun

One-way from

$82

One-way flight from Chicago to Cancun

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Cancun?

Users have found that flying from Chicago to Cancun on a Wednesday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago to Cancun?

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago to Cancun, book at least 25 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 7% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $337 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $341.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Cancun?

Our data shows that July tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cancun from Chicago. Users have commonly found prices around $336 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $187. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Cancun (CHI - CUN)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Chicago to Cancun is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 28% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Cancun in March, April 2021

14 Apr - 21 Apr
$89pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
14 Apr - 21 Apr
$102pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
18 Apr - 24 Apr
$117pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Cancun 2021 flight deals

14 Apr - 21 Apr
$89pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
17 May - 21 May
$98pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
14 Apr - 21 Apr
$102pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Non-stop flights to Cancun from Chicago

17 May - 21 May
$98pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
14 Apr - 21 Apr
$102pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
19 Apr - 24 Apr
$137pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Cancun

8 Mar - 12 Mar
$158pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Aeromexico
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Aeromexico
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
8 Mar - 12 Mar
$159pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
8 Mar - 15 Mar
$162pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Cancun from Chicago

4:45 am - 9:37 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
3h 52m
ORD - CUN
American Airlines
1:12 pm - 12:05 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
22h 53m
MDW - CUN
Multiple Airlines
$84
SmartFares
4:55 pm - 7:24 am
Spirit Airlines
1 Stop
14h 29m
ORD - CUN
Spirit Airlines
$85
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Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Cancun

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago to Cancun due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Chicago and Cancun for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Chicago to Cancún to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Chicago to Cancún are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Cancún have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

United Airlines, American Airlines, and Spirit Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Cancun for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Cancun for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $137, but on average you can expect to pay $147.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Cancun for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Chicago to Cancun under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Chicago to Cancun is less than $141.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Cancun for under $200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Cancun within the next 7 days for less than $200.

What days are nonstop flights available from Chicago to Cancun?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Tuesday.

How many flights depart from Chicago to Cancun on average per day?

On average 1 flight departs from Chicago to Cancún per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Cancun?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 90 °F range in August. The weather in Cancun is generally hotter than Chicago's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Chicago to Cancun?

There are many flights that can get you from Chicago to Cancun in 3h 47m. Fly via Spirit Airlines or Aeromexico to get the fastest option. There are 1456 mi between Chicago and Cancun. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Chicago to Cancun round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Chicago to Cancun is Spirit Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $137 on this airline. Spirit Airlines is currently priced 56% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago to Cancun one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Spirit Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $62. Volaris flights start at $73 while deals on Aeromexico start at $77 one-way.

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Today's exchange rate
$1 = $20.75
Flight duration
3h 51m
Average temperature for March in Cancun
69.8 °F

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Cancún

Top 10 airlines flying from Chicago to Cancun

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Volaris
$145 $297 No cancel fee 79%
Spirit Airlines
$120 $325 No cancel fee 65%
Frontier
$161 $369 No cancel fee 62%
Interjet
$227 $387 No cancel fee 68%
Delta
$159 $419 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$116 $421 No cancel fee 71%
Aeromexico
$121 $458 No cancel fee N/A
JetBlue
$269 $478 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$116 $486 No cancel fee 69%
Air Canada
$385 $632 No cancel fee 67%

Hourly flight availability from Chicago to Cancun

Morning 6 AM to noon 100% of CHI to CUN departures
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Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of CHI to CUN departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Chicago to Cancun
Sunday
8 daily flights
Monday
9 daily flights
Tuesday
8 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
8 daily flights
Friday
9 daily flights
Saturday
8 daily flights
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