Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Cancun (CUN)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Cancun are usually found in August or September, booked 59 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Cancun (CUN)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to CUN flight in 2021: compare Los Angeles to Cancun flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cancun.
LAX - CUN
Price
$374 - $546
CUN
Temperature
69.8 - 89.6 °F

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$374

From Los Angeles to Cancun

One-way from

$84

One-way flight from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Cancun?

Users have found that flying from Los Angeles to Cancun on a Thursday 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 Los Angeles to Cancun?

To save on the cost of your flight from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Cancun?

July is one of the best times of the year to fly to Cancun from Los Angeles. 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 Los Angeles to Cancun (LAX - CUN)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Los Angeles to Cancun is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 42% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Cancun in May, June 2021

The best prices found for LAX to CUN flights for May, June
9 Jun - 16 Jun
$239pp
LAX
Los Angeles
VivaAerobus
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
VivaAerobus
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
22 Jun - 28 Jun
$246pp
LAX
Los Angeles
VivaAerobus
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
VivaAerobus
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
7 Jun - 16 Jun
$250pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Cancun 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cancun from Los Angeles found for this year
15 Aug - 22 Aug
$213pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
14 Aug - 22 Aug
$219pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
20 Sep - 24 Sep
$225pp
LAX
Los Angeles
VivaAerobus
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
VivaAerobus
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to Cancun from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to Cancun direct flight deals
9 Sep - 16 Sep
$255pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
11 Oct - 14 Oct
$259pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
8 Sep - 15 Sep
$262pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
JetBlue
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Cancun

Late deals on round-trip flights to Cancun from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
17 May - 20 May
$252pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
17 May - 19 May
$261pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
19 May - 26 May
$266pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Frontier
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Cancun from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Cancun
8:20 pm - 12:50 pm
VivaAerobus
1 Stop
14h 30m
LAX - CUN
VivaAerobus
$84
SmartFares
12:55 pm - 5:45 pm
VivaAerobus
1 Stop
26h 50m
LAX - CUN
VivaAerobus
$87
mytrip.com
8:20 pm - 1:57 pm
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
15h 37m
LAX - CUN
Multiple Airlines
$89
SmartFares

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Cancun

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles 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.

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

Interjet, United Airlines, and Delta 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.

What airports do I use to fly from Los Angeles to Cancún?

If you wish to fly to Cancún from Los Angeles, then you need to book flights from Los Angeles to Cancún. There are 9 flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Cancun (CUN) per day to choose from. Flights to Cancún from Los Angeles are available from 16 different airlines, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 4h 19m is how long a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Cancún typically takes.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Cancun for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Cancun for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $213, but on average you can expect to pay $235.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Cancun for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Cancun under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Cancun is less than $290.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Cancun for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Cancun within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this flight route?

The Los Angeles to Cancún flight path was viewed by 1,482 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Los Angeles or Cancun?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Los Angeles is typically similar to Cancun. We can gather that this will continue over the next 4 days.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than Cancun?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of August. The temperature in Cancun is typically the same as in Los Angeles. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Cancun?

There are many flights that can get you from Los Angeles to Cancun in 8h 30m. Fly via Delta, Aeromexico, or VivaAerobus to get the fastest option. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

According to our current data, VivaAerobus ($225), offers the cheapest pricing from Los Angeles to Cancun. You may be able to fly from Los Angeles to Cancun for 47% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

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

$84 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from VivaAerobus.

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Top 10 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Cancun

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to Cancun choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
VivaAerobus
$166 $284 No cancel fee N/A
Spirit Airlines
$151 $304 No cancel fee 65%
Volaris
$186 $362 No cancel fee 79%
Interjet
$183 $379 No cancel fee 68%
Frontier
$149 $379 No cancel fee 62%
American Airlines
$171 $414 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$196 $453 No cancel fee 62%
Sun Country Air
$238 $470 No cancel fee 83%
Delta
$177 $494 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$186 $522 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to Cancun

See what time of day planes typically take off from Los Angeles towards Cancun.
Morning 6 AM to noon 50% of LAX to CUN departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 50% of LAX to CUN departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Los Angeles to Cancun
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Los Angeles to Cancun.
Sunday
9 daily flights
Monday
10 daily flights
Tuesday
9 daily flights
Wednesday
9 daily flights
Thursday
10 daily flights
Friday
9 daily flights
Saturday
9 daily flights
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