$134+ Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Cancún (CUN)

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 9/24. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel.
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The best prices from Los Angeles to Cancun are usually found in September or January, booked 61 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Friday

Cheap flight deals from Los Angeles to Cancún

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Los Angeles (LAX) to Cancún (CUN). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated julio 24, 2024.

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June

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Round-trip from

$249
(Priceline)

One-way from

$134
(Cheapflightsfares)
High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop
From Los Angeles to Cancun
One-way flight from Los Angeles to Cancun

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Cancún?

Leaving on a Monday 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 26% on the overall cost on flights from Los Angeles to Cancún.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Los Angeles to Cancún?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 54 days in advance, which can save you up to 18% on flights from Los Angeles to Cancún compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 54 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $374. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $487.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Cancún?

The best pricing can be found in the month of September. Prices to Cancún from Los Angeles average $416. You can even find prices in September for less than $416, as users have found deals to Cancún from as low as $126. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Cancún from Los Angeles. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 31%.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from LAX to CUN?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Los Angeles to Cancún in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 49% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap Los Angeles to Cancún flights in July & August 2024

Find cheap flight options from Los Angeles to Cancún specifically for the months of July and August 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,723,176 searches. Prices were last updated on julio 24, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Los Angeles to Cancún in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
This Priceline deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Priceline is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
sáb. 8/106:45 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop13h 28mSpirit Airlines
mié. 8/149:05 amCUN - LAX
2 stops23h 13mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/24$249
This Priceline deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Priceline is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
mié. 8/142:20 pmLAX - CUN
2 stops17h 50mSpirit Airlines
mié. 8/219:05 amCUN - LAX
2 stops23h 13mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/23$254
This Priceline deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Priceline is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
mié. 8/142:20 pmLAX - CUN
2 stops17h 50mSpirit Airlines
mié. 8/2111:10 amCUN - LAX
1 stop12h 00mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/23$259
This mytrip.com deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure mytrip.com is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
lun. 8/1910:12 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop13h 50mMultiple Airlines
mié. 8/2110:44 amCUN - LAX
2 stops21h 34mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/23$263
This Priceline deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Priceline is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
lun. 8/126:42 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop13h 31mSpirit Airlines
mié. 8/219:05 amCUN - LAX
2 stops23h 13mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/23$264
This Cheapflightsfares deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Cheapflightsfares is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
lun. 8/126:42 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop13h 31mSpirit Airlines
mié. 8/2111:10 amCUN - LAX
1 stop12h 00mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/23$266
This Cheapflightsfares deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Cheapflightsfares is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
dom. 8/1811:25 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop8h 45mSpirit Airlines
mié. 8/2111:10 amCUN - LAX
1 stop12h 00mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/23$267
This Priceline deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Priceline is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
lun. 8/195:50 pmLAX - CUN
2 stops17h 20mMultiple Airlines
mié. 8/2110:44 amCUN - LAX
2 stops21h 34mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/23$268
This Cheapflightsfares deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Cheapflightsfares is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
mar. 8/206:46 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop13h 24mSpirit Airlines
mar. 8/2712:10 pmCUN - LAX
1 stop12h 59mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/24$269

Los Angeles to Cancún 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Los Angeles and Cancún in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,723,176 searches. Data last updated julio 24, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Los Angeles to Cancún in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
This Avianca deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Avianca is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
vie. 10/45:50 pmLAX - CUN
2 stops17h 20mAvianca
mié. 10/92:10 pmCUN - LAX
2 stops10h 25mAvianca
Deal found 7/23$330
This Booking.com deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Booking.com is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
lun. 8/192:45 pmLAX - CUN
2 stops20h 25mMultiple Airlines
jue. 8/2211:10 amCUN - LAX
2 stops21h 08mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/24$331
This CheapOair deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure CheapOair is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
jue. 9/51:40 amLAX - CUN
1 stop30h 00mSpirit Airlines
mié. 9/1110:35 amCUN - LAX
2 stops21h 38mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/24$332
This Priceline deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Priceline is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
dom. 8/115:50 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop17h 20mMultiple Airlines
sáb. 8/179:31 amCUN - LAX
1 stop14h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/24$333
This mytrip.com deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure mytrip.com is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
lun. 8/2610:40 amLAX - CUN
3 stops22h 40mSpirit Airlines
vie. 8/3010:44 amCUN - LAX
1 stop15h 21mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/24$334
This Booking.com deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Booking.com is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
lun. 8/195:50 pmLAX - CUN
2 stops17h 20mMultiple Airlines
vie. 8/2311:10 amCUN - LAX
2 stops21h 08mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/24$335
This Priceline deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Priceline is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
jue. 9/194:20 pmLAX - CUN
2 stops17h 43mMultiple Airlines
mar. 9/242:15 pmCUN - LAX
2 stops25h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/24$336
This mytrip.com deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure mytrip.com is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
lun. 8/2610:40 amLAX - CUN
3 stops22h 40mSpirit Airlines
sáb. 8/3111:10 amCUN - LAX
1 stop12h 00mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/24$337
This FlightHub deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure FlightHub is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
sáb. 8/317:38 pmLAX - CUN
2 stops12h 32mSpirit Airlines
sáb. 9/710:35 amCUN - LAX
1 stop16h 00mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/24$338

Los Angeles to Cancún flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Los Angeles to Cancún for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,723,176 searches. Data last updated julio 24, 2024.
Book one of these great deals on flights from Los Angeles to Cancún. To prevent any unwanted surprises, users should verify their flight info before booking.
This Cheapflightsfares deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Cheapflightsfares is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
sáb. 8/36:45 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop13h 28mSpirit Airlines
mar. 8/1312:32 pmCUN - LAX
1 stop8h 59mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/23$345
This Booking.com deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Booking.com is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
sáb. 8/35:50 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop17h 20mMultiple Airlines
jue. 8/89:04 amCUN - LAX
2 stops14h 36mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/23$351
This CheapOair deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure CheapOair is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
sáb. 8/36:45 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop13h 28mSpirit Airlines
jue. 8/89:04 amCUN - LAX
2 stops16h 40mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/24$364
This FlightHub deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure FlightHub is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
sáb. 8/36:45 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop13h 28mSpirit Airlines
vie. 8/99:22 amCUN - LAX
2 stops26h 00mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/23$371
This mytrip.com deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure mytrip.com is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
jue. 8/111:18 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop8h 55mSpirit Airlines
mié. 8/149:05 amCUN - LAX
2 stops23h 13mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/24$385
This Cheapflightsfares deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Cheapflightsfares is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
lun. 7/298:40 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop12h 49mSpirit Airlines
jue. 8/112:29 pmCUN - LAX
1 stop14h 34mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/23$389
This mytrip.com deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure mytrip.com is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
sáb. 8/35:50 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop17h 20mMultiple Airlines
jue. 8/89:04 amCUN - LAX
3 stops24h 14mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/23$396
This Cheapflightsfares deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Cheapflightsfares is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
sáb. 8/311:44 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop8h 29mSpirit Airlines
vie. 8/99:22 amCUN - LAX
1 stop14h 58mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/24$407
This United Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure United Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
jue. 8/18:30 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop16h 10mUnited Airlines
mié. 8/147:58 amCUN - LAX
Nonstop5h 03mUnited Airlines
Deal found 7/24$409

One-way flights to Cancún from Los Angeles

Search for one-way flight options from Los Angeles to Cancún. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,723,176 searches. Data last updated julio 24, 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Los Angeles to Cancún can choose from these deals. Users needing a return flight from Los Angeles to Cancún should utilize the search form above.
This Cheapflightsfares deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Cheapflightsfares is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
mar. 9/242:45 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop16h 55mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/23$134
This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
lun. 7/291:30 amLAX - CUN
1 stop11h 35mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/23$135
This CheapOair deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure CheapOair is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
jue. 10/36:19 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop13h 21mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/24$136
This Cheapflightsfares deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Cheapflightsfares is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
lun. 9/237:18 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop12h 50mSpirit Airlines
Deal found 7/24$137
This mytrip.com deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure mytrip.com is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
mié. 9/1810:12 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop13h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/23$138
This American Airlines deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure American Airlines is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
lun. 9/3012:48 amLAX - CUN
1 stop7h 12mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 7/24$139
This Kiwi.com deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/23. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Kiwi.com is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
lun. 8/1210:12 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop13h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 7/23$140
This Cheapflightsfares deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Cheapflightsfares is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
jue. 8/155:50 pmLAX - CUN
1 stop17h 20mAvianca
Deal found 7/24$141
This Avianca deal was found by Cheapflights users on 7/24. Clicking the “Pick Dates” button in this card will allow you to select your dates and further customize your flight criteria. From there, click “Find deals”, make sure Avianca is selected, and click “Compare selected” under the list of providers to see comparable flight deals.
mié. 10/25:50 pmLAX - CUN
2 stops17h 20mAvianca
Deal found 7/24$143

Find flights from Los Angeles to Cancún within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Los Angeles to Cancún that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,723,176 searches. Data last updated julio 24, 2024.

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$249 - $377

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Los AngelesCancun

LAX - CUN

LAXCUN

Los Angeles

sáb. 8/10

1 stop13h 28m

Cancun

mié. 8/14

2 stops23h 13m

$249

Los AngelesCancun

LAX - CUN

LAXCUN

Los Angeles

lun. 8/19

1 stop13h 50m

Cancun

mié. 8/21

2 stops21h 34m

$263

Los AngelesCancun

LAX - CUN

LAXCUN

Los Angeles

lun. 9/2

Nonstop4h 50m

Cancun

mié. 9/11

Nonstop5h 09m

$311

Los AngelesCancun

LAX - CUN

LAXCUN

Los Angeles

lun. 9/16

2 stops17h 20m

Cancun

sáb. 9/21

2 stops25h 10m

$312

Los AngelesCancun

LAX - CUN

LAXCUN

Los Angeles

sáb. 11/9

1 stop8h 55m

Cancun

sáb. 11/16

1 stop9h 59m

$350

Los AngelesCancun

LAX - CUN

LAXCUN

Los Angeles

jue. 11/7

1 stop31h 16m

Cancun

lun. 11/11

1 stop15h 14m

$355

Los AngelesCancun

LAX - CUN

LAXCUN

Los Angeles

lun. 10/28

1 stop14h 33m

Cancun

mié. 10/30

1 stop14h 37m

$360

Los AngelesCancun

LAX - CUN

LAXCUN

Los Angeles

jue. 8/22

1 stop12h 31m

Cancun

mié. 8/28

1 stop11h 50m

$366

Los AngelesCancun

LAX - CUN

LAXCUN

Los Angeles

lun. 9/30

Nonstop4h 52m

Cancun

vie. 10/4

Nonstop5h 14m

$377

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How far ahead should I book a flight from Los Angeles to Cancún?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Los Angeles to Cancún. Price data was last updated on July 19, 2024.
Booking 53 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Los Angeles to Cancún. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Los Angeles to Cancún?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Cancún. Price data was last updated on July 21, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Los Angeles to Cancún flight should consider departing on Friday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Los Angeles to Cancún

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Cancún from Los Angeles with our price prediction graph.
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Temperature and rainfall in Cancún by month

Plan your trip to Cancún by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CUN

Temperature

75.2 - 86 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Cancún, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 86.0 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 75.2 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Cancún

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Cancún. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Cancún. Reviews last updated julio 24, 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Los Angeles to Cancún, see what other customers have to say about United Airlines, Frontier and JetBlue. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
9,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

8.1
Very good
9,360 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

8.0
Very good
9,651 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

7.6
Good
4,007 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

7.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

7.6
Good
2,246 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Food

7.2

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Boarding

8.2

Entertainment

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Los Angeles to Cancún Travel Guide

Not just for spring breakers, Cancun is a premier destination for young and old, families and singles. Clear, sparkling water and miles of white, sandy beaches dotted with gently swaying palm trees beckon visitors seeking seaside serenity, while more adventurous visitors enjoy a wide range of outdoor activities such as scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking and jet-skiing. There's no shortage of indoor fun as well, as Cancun is well-known for its vibrant and exciting nightclubs and features a host of world-class restaurants. Add impressive accommodations, never-ending festivals and ample indoor and outdoor shopping, and who wouldn't want to visit Cancun?

It may never rain in southern California, but it does in Cancun, with more than 10 inches of rain during a typical September - the region's rainiest month. However, rainfall during most times of the year is significantly less, especially from January through May when the average monthly rainfall is less than two inches. So there's plenty of sunshine, and with an average daily high of 82 degrees F during summer and 73 degrees F during winter, Cancun has a milder climate than Los Angeles. Gentle Caribbean trade winds ensure a pleasant breeze most of the year.

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  • How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Cancun?

    Flying direct from Los Angeles International Airport to Cancun puts you in the air for close to five hours. Travel times from other Los Angeles-area airports is longer since all flights to Cancun from those airports involve one or more stops.

  • Which airlines operate flights from Los Angeles to Cancun?

    United, Delta, InterJet, American, Virgin America and Southwest each fly direct from Los Angeles to Cancun. Spirit, jetBlue, Volaris, Frontier and Aeromexico each offer one-stop flights, but booking one of these flights typically won't save you any money unless the stopover is many hours long.

  • How frequent are flights between Los Angeles and Cancun?

    On a typical day there are more than 200 flights departing Los Angeles for Cancun. Although early-morning and late-evening flights are available, some of the cheapest flights depart Los Angeles between early afternoon and early evening.

  • Which airports serve Los Angeles to Cancun?

    Los Angeles is served by Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and several others, including Bob Hope Airport (BUR), also known as Hollywood Burbank Airport, and Long Beach Airport (LGB.) All direct flights from Los Angeles to Cancun depart LAX. Cancun is served by Cancun International Airport (CUN).

  • Which direct flight route between Los Angeles and Cancun is cheapest?

    The cheapest and only direct flights from Los Angeles to Cancun depart from Los Angles International Airport. You'll find the best rate if your travel dates are flexible.

  • How busy are the airports in Los Angeles and Cancun?

    Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Cancun is operated by several popular airports, including Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), Long Beach Airport (LGB), and Bob Hope Airport (BUR), or Hollywood Burbank Airport. Though these airports are all busy, the busiest among them is Los Angeles Airport. The Los Angeles to Cancun route is the busiest with six flights daily and also offers nonstop flights. If you are near the northwest of Burbank, the nearest airport is Bob Hope Airport, and if you are near downtown Long Beach, the best option is Long Beach Airport. All these airports offer direct flights to Cancun International Airport (CUN).

  • Which airlines fly directly from Los Angeles to Cancun?

    There are 16 airlines operating the route from Los Angeles to Cancun. The major airlines flying directly to Cancun from Los Angeles are United and Interjet. Other airlines offering direct flights including American, Southwest, Delta, and Virgin America. These airlines fly from either Long Beach Airport, Los Angeles International Airport, or Bob Hope Airport to Cancun International Airport. Despite being longer on the plane without a stopover, you can enjoy various flights amenities, including snacks and beverages. Again, airports have various amenities, including airport lounges, restaurants, shops, and family facilities. Therefore, if you are traveling directly from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Cancun (CUN) with your family, you don’t have to worry because these airlines offer the best amenities. This is because you have food onboard and a friendly flight crew throughout your journey.

  • What are the stopover options between Los Angeles to Cancun?

    Various airlines, including Aeromexico, Spirit, JetBlue, Volaris, and Frontier, offer non-direct flights between Los Angeles and Cancun. They make stopovers in various airports, including Dallas and Texas airports, Douglas Airport in Charlotte, Mexico City, New York, Phoenix and Miami International Airport, and Atlanta. Most airlines offer one stopover on the Los Angeles to Cancun route. There's not much difference in flight ticket price despite making a stopover. However, if the flight stops for several hours, it’s cheaper because travelers take longer to reach their destination.

  • Do I need a passport or visa to travel from Los Angeles to Cancun?

    Yes, all US citizens, regardless of their age, require a passport to travel from Los Angeles to Cancun. However, a visa is an optional document because Mexico has listed the US on its list of countries that require no visa. To avoid inconveniences, you should apply for your passport five weeks before your day of travel. This is because a passport takes at least two to four weeks to process. You need to submit your fees, photo and application form to agents in New York City. However, if you need your passport processed and issued in less than two weeks, you can visit the New York Passport Agency on weekdays.

  • 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 Cancun. There are 8 flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Cancun (CUN) per day to choose from. Flights to Cancún from Los Angeles are available from 18 different airlines, which means you should have some options if you want to compare airfare deals. 4h 30m is how long a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Cancun typically takes.

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

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Cancún for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $249, but on average you can expect to pay $268.

  • Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Cancún for under $400 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Cancún under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Cancún is less than $339.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Cancún for under $400?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Cancún within the next 7 days for less than $400.

  • How popular is this Los Angeles to Cancún flight route?

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

    According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($249), offers the cheapest pricing from Los Angeles to Cancún. Spirit Airlines is 40% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

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

    $134 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Spirit Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on American Airlines and Avianca, with prices starting from $135 and $141, respectively.

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Los Angeles to Cancún?

    No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Los Angeles to Cancún consider choosing Alaska Airlines (90%), United Airlines (86%) or EL AL (86%) as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

  • What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Cancún?

    Looking for the cheapest flight from Los Angeles to Cancún? While on average our users pay $843, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $140. The most popular route (Los Angeles - Cancun), is priced around $245.

  • What does LAX to CUN mean?

    LAX and CUN are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. LAX to CUN refers to a flight route from Los Angeles Airport to Cancun Airport.

  • Where are the most common layover locations when flying from Los Angeles to Cancún?

  • What are some popular things to do or see while on a layover in Dallas?

    American Airlines Center, Dos Equis Pavilion, and Majestic Theatre are the most popular attractions in Dallas if you're in need of something to do during your layover. Those on a layover in Dallas interested in visiting American Airlines Center, Dos Equis Pavilion, or Majestic Theatre can do so by traveling 15.0 mi, 18.3 mi, and 16.1 mi, respectively from Dallas/Fort Worth. Those landing in Dallas looking to spend some time exploring during their layover can rent a car for about $58 per day.

  • What are some popular points of interest to see during a layover in Houston?

    Space Center Houston, Houston Zoo, and House of Blues Houston are currently the most popular points of interest in Houston at the moment. Space Center Houston, Houston Zoo, and House of Blues Houston can be visited by traveling about 33.5 mi, 18.9 mi, and 16.2 mi respectively from Houston George Bush Intcntl. Travelers in need of a car in Houston can rent one for about $48 per day.

  • What are points of interest worth seeing during a layover in Mexico City?

    Mexico City travelers tend to visit El Ángel de la Independencia, Plaza de la Constitucion, and Basílica de Santa María de Guadalupe more than any other attractions. El Ángel de la Independencia, Plaza de la Constitucion, and Basílica de Santa María de Guadalupe can be visited by traveling about 6.3 mi, 4.0 mi, and 4.5 mi respectively from Mexico City Benito Juarez. Those on a layover in Mexico City in need of a rental car can book one at Mexico City Benito Juarez for about $26.

  • Where are the least popular layover locations for Los Angeles to Cancún flights?

  • Can I find deals for flights from Los Angeles to Cancún that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Los Angeles to Cancún flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Los Angeles to Cancún with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Los Angeles to Cancún flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Los Angeles to Cancún that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Los Angeles to Cancún flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Los Angeles to Cancún?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Los Angeles to Cancún.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Los Angeles to Cancún?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Los Angeles to Cancún by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Los Angeles to Cancún that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Los Angeles to Cancún offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Los Angeles to Cancún?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Los Angeles to Cancún flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Los Angeles to Cancún flight deals updated?

    The Los Angeles to Cancún flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 7/24.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Los Angeles to Cancún?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Los Angeles to Cancún?

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Los Angeles to Cancún (average of $340). Flying from Los Angeles to Cancún in June is currently the most expensive (average of $461). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

  • What are the most eco-friendly airlines from Los Angeles to Cancun?

    There are a few airlines to choose from when you’re booking flights to Cancun from Los Angeles. Some of the more eco-friendly options could be traveling with JetBlue, Delta Airlines or United Airlines. JetBlue is currently investing in upgraded Sharklets for their aircrafts. These wingtip devices are designed to improve the aerodynamics of the aircrafts reducing its carbon emissions. As for Delta Airlines, they’re replacing their fossil fuel for sustainable aviation fuel that will lower the greenhouse gas emissions of their airplanes. If you decide to travel to Cancun from Los Angeles with United Airlines, you’d be helping sustainable travel since they have committed to achieving a 100% green status by 2050.

  • How can I fly more sustainably from Los Angeles to Cancun?

    You can fly more sustainably to Cancun by booking flights with the more eco-friendly airlines. Apart from this, you should always attempt to avoid layovers if possible. Layovers imply extra take-offs and landings and these are the moments of a flight that emit more carbon dioxide. Also, flying in newer aircrafts means the engines are newer and generally more fuel efficient than older models. Another way you can reduce your carbon footprint is by bringing with you a reusable water bottle and avoiding plastic waste that the bottles onboard entail. The lighter you pack the better as well. Try to avoid pushing the weight limit with your luggage since the more the aircrafts weighs, the more fuel it’ll need to make the journey, releasing more carbon dioxide in the meantime.

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