Menu

Cheap flights from Houston (IAH) to Cancun (CUN)

Know your dates, get live prices in seconds:

From
To
Depart
Return
Any month
Compare vs. Cheapflights |
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime

We work with more than 300 partners to bring you better travel deals

The best prices from Houston to Cancun are usually found in August or July, booked 20 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Tuesday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Houston (IAH) to Cancun (CUN)

IAH - CUN
Price
$192 - $398
CUN
Temperature
69.8 - 89.6 °F

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$192

From Houston to Cancun

One-way from

$94

One-way flight from Houston 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 Houston to Cancun?

Leaving on a Sunday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 29% on the overall cost on flights from Houston to Cancun.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 7% by booking at least 25 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Houston to Cancun within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $337.

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

July is one of the best times of the year to fly to Cancun from Houston. Prices for July average $336 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $187. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a July flight can save you 36% on your journey compared to booking in July

When is the cheapest time to fly from Houston to Cancun (IAH - CUN)?

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 15% on flights from Houston to Cancun by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap flights from Houston to Cancun in October, November 2020

The best prices found for IAH to CUN flights for October, November
4 Nov - 6 Nov
$156pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
31 Oct - 4 Nov
$157pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
2 Nov - 7 Nov
$158pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Houston to Cancun 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cancun from Houston found for this year
4 Nov - 6 Nov
$156pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
31 Oct - 4 Nov
$157pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
2 Nov - 7 Nov
$158pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Non-stop flights to Cancun from Houston

Save time with Houston to Cancun direct flight deals
4 Nov - 6 Nov
$156pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
8 Nov - 11 Nov
$157pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
2 Nov - 7 Nov
$158pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

Last minute flights from Houston to Cancun

Late deals on round-trip flights to Cancun from Houston, departing today and this week
4 Nov - 6 Nov
$156pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
2 Nov - 7 Nov
$158pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
2 Nov - 5 Nov
$159pp
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl

One-way flights to Cancun from Houston

The cheapest one-way flights from Houston to Cancun
7:44 am - 2:58 pm
Aeromexico
1 Stop
6h 14m
IAH - CUN
Aeromexico
$94
KAYAK
4:35 am - 7:50 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
2h 15m
IAH - CUN
United Airlines
$96
United
2:55 pm - 1:26 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
21h 31m
IAH - CUN
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Houston to Cancun flights.

Flight FAQs

From Houston to Cancun

Are flight prices decreasing from Houston 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 Houston 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 Houston George Bush Intcntl 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 Houston George Bush Intcntl 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 Houston George Bush Intcntl to Cancún have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Houston George Bush Intcntl to Cancún have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and Interjet are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like United Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Houston to Cancun for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $156, but on average you can expect to pay $166.

Are there nonstop flights from Houston to Cancun for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Houston to Cancun under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Houston to Cancun is less than $168.

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

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Houston to Cancun?

Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Houston George Bush Intcntl to Cancún was viewed by 376 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Travelers can expect 12 flights from Houston George Bush Intcntl to Cancún on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 58% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 42% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Houston or Cancun?

Houston will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to Cancun over the next 11 days.

Is Houston weather warmer or cooler than Cancun?

Expect the weather to be around 90 °F on average in August. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Cancun is generally hotter than in Houston.

How long is the flight from Houston to Cancun?

A quick flight from Houston to Cancun can take about 2h 10m. Spirit Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $156. The distance between Houston and Cancun is about 817 mi. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Houston to Cancun round-trip?

Flying on Spirit Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Cancun, with prices starting at $156. Another option worth looking into is American Airlines, starting at $181 round trip. Spirit Airlines is priced at 42% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with American Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $67. Spirit Airlines flights start at $74 while deals on Aeromexico start at $84 one-way.

Alternative routes for Houston to Cancun

Destination information for Cancun

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Houston to Cancun
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $20.97
Flight duration
2h 19m
Average temperature for October in Cancun
82.4 °F

Airports servicing Houston

Airports servicing Cancún

Hourly flight availability from Houston to Cancun

Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 42% of IAH to CUN departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 40% of IAH to CUN departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 17% of IAH to CUN departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of IAH to CUN departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Houston to Cancun
Sunday
12 daily flights
Monday
11 daily flights
Tuesday
5 daily flights
Wednesday
8 daily flights
Thursday
12 daily flights
Friday
9 daily flights
Saturday
8 daily flights
Home North America Mexico Cancun Cheap flights from Houston to Cancun