Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 60 days in advance to save up to 7% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 60 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Fairbanks to Cancun 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $408, or $439 for flights within the next 24 hours.
Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Cancun. Flights to Cancun from Fairbanks in August are about $403 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $177.
Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Fairbanks to Cancun as you normally would.