Cancún

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

The best prices from Los Angeles to Cancún 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 to Cancún

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to CUN flight in 2022: compare Los Angeles to Cancún flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cancún.

LAX - CUN

Price

$374 - $546

CUN

Temperature

75.2 - 86 °F

CUN

Precipitation

1.1 - 11.1 inches

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 Cancún

One-way from

$88

One-way flight from Los Angeles to Cancún

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 13% 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 59 days in advance, which can save you up to 13% on flights from Los Angeles to Cancún compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 59 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 $449. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $499.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Cancún from Los Angeles average $427. You can even find prices in August for less than $427, as users have found deals to Cancún from as low as $247. The month of December 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 27%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Cancún (LAX - 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 42% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Cancún in January, February 2022

The best prices found for LAX to CUN flights for January, February
Feb 6 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

16h 50m
CUN

Cancún

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 50m
$163

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Feb 28 - Mar 5
LAX

Los Angeles

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

22h 40m
CUN

Cancún

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 50m
$168

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/23/22

Feb 6 - Mar 8
LAX

Los Angeles

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

16h 50m
CUN

Cancún

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 50m
$169

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/22/22

Los Angeles to Cancún 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cancún from Los Angeles found for this year
Mar 4 - Apr 5
LAX

Los Angeles

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

20h 40m
CUN

Cancún

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 12m
$163

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/23/22

Apr 3 - Apr 6
LAX

Los Angeles

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

13h 50m
CUN

Cancún

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 12m
$165

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/22/22

Feb 28 - Mar 5
LAX

Los Angeles

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

22h 40m
CUN

Cancún

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 50m
$168

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/23/22

Non-stop flights to Cancún from Los Angeles

Save time with Los Angeles to Cancún direct flight deals
Mar 7 - Mar 11
LAX

Los Angeles

CUN

Cancún

Nonstop

4h 40m
CUN

Cancún

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 27m
$248

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Feb 9 - Feb 15
LAX

Los Angeles

CUN

Cancún

Nonstop

4h 33m
CUN

Cancún

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 20m
$251

Aeromexico

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Deal found 1/22/22

Feb 25 - Mar 1
LAX

Los Angeles

CUN

Cancún

Nonstop

4h 33m
CUN

Cancún

LAX

Los Angeles

Nonstop

5h 23m
$257

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 1/22/22

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Cancún

Late deals on return flights to Cancún from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
Feb 1 - Feb 4
LAX

Los Angeles

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

22h 40m
CUN

Cancún

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 53m
$171

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Jan 30 - Feb 5
LAX

Los Angeles

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

13h 40m
CUN

Cancún

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 53m
$172

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/24/22

Feb 1 - Feb 8
LAX

Los Angeles

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

15h 25m
CUN

Cancún

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

13h 53m
$174

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

One-way flights to Cancún from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Cancún
Feb 8
LAX

Los Angeles

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

16h 50m
$64

VivaAerobus

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Deal found 1/22/22

Feb 17
LAX

Los Angeles

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

22h 40m
$65

VivaAerobus

View Deal

Deal found 1/21/22

Feb 27
LAX

Los Angeles

CUN

Cancún

1 stop

13h 00m
$66

VivaAerobus

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Deal found 1/22/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Los Angeles to Cancún flights.

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?

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.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.Looking for the cheapest flight for your visit to Cancun? Let Cheapflights help you with that. Our search engine finds the best deals from around the web, saving you time and money.

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 10 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.

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.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Cancún for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Cancún for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $163, but on average you can expect to pay $175.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Los Angeles to Cancún under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Los Angeles to Cancún is less than $274.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Cancún for under $200?

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

How popular is this Los Angeles to Cancún flight route?

This flight path from Los Angeles to Cancún 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.

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

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($180), offers the cheapest pricing from Los Angeles to Cancún. Spirit Airlines is 57% 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?

$64 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from VivaAerobus. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Spirit Airlines and Volaris, with prices starting from $78 and $82, respectively.

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

Before booking your flight from Los Angeles to Cancún check out the most popular airlines for this route: Interjet, Major Airline or Endeavor Airlines.

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 United Airlines (85%), ANA (81%) or Delta (80%) 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 $574, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $94. The most popular route (Los Angeles - Cancún), is priced around $165.

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.

Can I fly to Cancún from Los Angeles right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Los Angeles to Cancún

Most visitors from Los Angeles can enter Cancún without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Cancún.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering Cancún.

Documents
Health Declaration Form (PDF) - Completed form should be presented upon arrival

Tourist Card - The printed tourist card must be presented upon arrival in Mexico.


Can I fly back to Los Angeles from Cancún?

Returning to Los Angeles from Cancún

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cancún must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cancún are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Cancún

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 10 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Cancún

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles to Cancún choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Frontier
Cheapest$149
Average$379
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
Cheapest$151
Average$304
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time65%
COVID-19 safety
VivaAerobus
Cheapest$166
Average$284
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
American Airlines
Cheapest$171
Average$414
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time71%
COVID-19 safety
Delta
Cheapest$177
Average$494
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Interjet
Cheapest$183
Average$379
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
Cheapest$186
Average$522
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Volaris
Cheapest$186
Average$362
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time79%
COVID-19 safety
JetBlue
Cheapest$196
Average$453
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time62%
COVID-19 safety
Aeromexico
Cheapest$197
Average$559
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Los Angeles to Cancún

See what time of day planes typically take off from Los Angeles to Cancún
1%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
36%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
2%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
61%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Los Angeles to Cancún

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Los Angeles to Cancún
Sunday10daily flights
Monday10daily flights
Tuesday10daily flights
Wednesday9daily flights
Thursday10daily flights
Friday10daily flights
Saturday13daily flights