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The best prices from New York to Cancun are usually found in March or May, booked 13 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

$570
$460
$360
$258
Price
$258 - $544
Temperature
70 - 90 °F
Most popular in December High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise
Cheapest in March Best time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average price $418 Price for this month
Cheapest price $258 From New York to Cancun

Cheap flights from New York to Cancun in February 2020

The best prices found for JFK to CUN flights for February
29 Feb - 8 Mar
$297pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGA
New York LaGuardia
25 Feb - 3 Mar
$298pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
25 Feb - 4 Mar
$319pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia

New York to Cancun 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cancun from New York found for this year
22 Mar - 25 Mar
$188pp
EWR
Newark
Frontier
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
Frontier
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
24 Mar - 25 Mar
$190pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
23 Mar - 25 Mar
$193pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to Cancun from New York

Save time with New York to Cancun direct flight deals
22 Mar - 25 Mar
$188pp
EWR
Newark
Frontier
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
Frontier
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
24 Mar - 31 Mar
$218pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from New York to Cancun

Late deals on round-trip flights to Cancun from New York, departing today and this week
25 Feb - 3 Mar
$298pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
25 Feb - 4 Mar
$319pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Spirit Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
27 Feb - 3 Mar
$323pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Cancun from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Cancun
8:50 am - 12:00 pm
Interjet
Nonstop
4h 10m
JFK - CUN
Interjet
$165
Travelocity
3:59 am - 7:15 am
Major Airline
Nonstop
4h 16m
JFK - CUN
Major Airline
$186
StudentUniverse
5:02 am - 8:35 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
4h 33m
EWR - CUN
United Airlines
$192
United

Alternative routes for New York to Cancun

Destination information for Cancun

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from New York to Cancun
Today's exchange rate
$1.00 = $18.58
Flight duration
4h 02m
Average temperature for February in Cancun
77.0 °F

Airports servicing New York

La Guardia (LGA)
Newark Intl (EWR)
John F. Kennedy Intl (JFK)

Airports servicing Cancún

Weekly flight availability
from New York to Cancun
Sunday
22 daily flights
Monday
22 daily flights
Tuesday
21 daily flights
Wednesday
22 daily flights
Thursday
22 daily flights
Friday
23 daily flights
Saturday
22 daily flights

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Useful info, stats and facts about New York to Cancun flights.

Flight FAQs

From New York to Cancun

Cancun is a beloved destination in Mexico where travelers go to get away from it all in a tropical paradise. White, sandy beaches overlook the Caribbean Sea, and everywhere you turn vacationers are enjoying delicious food, friendly hospitality and gorgeous natural scenery. Cancun is the perfect holiday spot if you want a little sunshine during a New York winter, and Cheapflights can help you find the best deals available, as direct flights leave from JFK and LaGuardia Airports every day.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from New York to Cancun have been viewed 651 times in the past calendar month.

What percent of flights are delayed?

Based on our current data flights from New York to Cancun are usually delayed by up to 57min. or more.

How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?

Expect 939 seats to be available on average per day for flights from New York to Cancun.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

The cheapest airline for this route is American Airlines Inc.. When flying this airline from New York to Cancun on average you can expect to find 89 flights available for this route daily.

How long does the flight from New York to Cancun take?

A typical nonstop flight can take about 5 hours, covering about 972 miles.

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

Travelers can expect 41 flights from New York to Cancun on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 76% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 22% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 2% of flight departures

Is New York weather warmer or cooler than Cancun?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 90 °F range in August. The weather in Cancun is generally hotter than New York's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

What days are nonstop flights available from New York to Cancun?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How long is the flight from New York City to Cancun?

The flight from New York City to Cancun is typically only three and a half hours long, and the flight from upstate New York is just under four hours. Keep in mind that weather conditions and in-flight delays can extend your time in the air.

Which airlines operate flights from New York to Cancun?

Several airlines operate flights from New York City to Cancun from LaGuardia, John F. Kennedy and Niagra Falls International airports. Airlines served include Aeromexico, jetBlue, Interjet, United, Delta, and Spirit Airlines.

How frequent are flights between New York and Cancun?

On average, up to 12 flights per day fly to Cancun from John F. Kennedy, La Guardia and Niagra Falls International airports. During peak seasons such as spring break, flight frequency tends to be higher due to higher demand.

Which airports serve New York City to Cancun?

LaGuardia International Airport, John F. Kennedy International Airport, and Niagra Falls International Airport all serve airlines headed to Cancun from New York City. Flights from New York City land at Cancun International Airport in Mexico.

Which direct flight route between New York City and Cancun is cheapest?

United's direct flight out of JFK International Airport to Cancun International Airport is the cheapest route, with Spirit Airlines direct flight out of LaGuardia following as the second cheapest. Cancun offers visitors from New York City a warm, tropical respite at an exciting, beachy paradise. While New York City is definitely popular among travelers due to its historic architecture, 24-hour city life, authentic cuisine and fantastic shopping options, the winters can get a bit chilly and Cancun is the perfect place to soak up the sun. Whether you want to spend your Cancun holiday at the beach relaxing with a cool drink or touring the Mayan ruins, Cancun has it all. Take a snorkeling adventure at Isla Contray and keep your eyes peeled for whale sharks, or enjoy an authentic pirate adventure on the Captain Hook Dinner Cruise. If you're hoping to indulge in some local Mexican cuisine, sign up for a guided "Taco Tour" of the most popular eateries in the area. Cancun is a warm, tropical oasis that's the perfect vacation destination for people of all ages. Whether you're in need of some warming up after a long, cold winter or you're simply looking for a fun spot for a family holiday, Cancun has plenty to offer, and Cheapflights can help you find competitive fares from NYC in just minutes.