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Cheap flights from San Jose (SJC) to Cancun (CUN)

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The best prices from San Jose to Cancun are usually found in August or October, booked 23 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
San Jose (SJC) to Cancun (CUN)

SJC - CUN
Price
$400 - $812
CUN
Temperature
69.8 - 89.6 °F

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 37% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 22% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$400

From San Jose to Cancun

One-way from

$124

One-way flight from San Jose 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 San Jose to Cancun?

Users have found that flying from San Jose to Cancun on a Friday 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 San Jose to Cancun?

To save up to 7% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 25 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from San Jose to Cancun from $337 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $341 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from San Jose to Cancun?

Flights from San Jose to Cancun lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from San Jose to Cancun in July, with the cheapest ticket starting at $187.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Jose to Cancun (SJC - CUN)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 26% on flights from San Jose to Cancun by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from San Jose to Cancun in January, February 2021

The best prices found for SJC to CUN flights for January, February
16 Feb - 23 Feb
$223pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
17 Feb - 27 Feb
$224pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
26 Feb - 2 Mar
$228pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose

San Jose to Cancun 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cancun from San Jose found for this year
16 Feb - 23 Feb
$223pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
17 Feb - 27 Feb
$224pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
19 Mar - 23 Mar
$225pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose

Last minute flights from San Jose to Cancun

Late deals on round-trip flights to Cancun from San Jose, departing today and this week
22 Jan - 29 Jan
$293pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
22 Jan - 29 Jan
$295pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
20 Jan - 25 Jan
$306pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose

One-way flights to Cancun from San Jose

The cheapest one-way flights from San Jose to Cancun
12:30 pm - 9:57 am
Frontier
2 Stops
18h 27m
SJC - CUN
Frontier
2:11 pm - 4:17 am
Volaris
1 Stop
12h 06m
SJC - CUN
Volaris
$175
mytrip.com
4:30 am - 3:50 pm
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
9h 20m
SJC - CUN
Alaska Airlines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about San Jose to Cancun flights.

Flight FAQs

From San Jose to Cancun

Are flight prices decreasing from San Jose 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 San Jose 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 San Jose to Cancún to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from San Jose 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 San Jose to Cancún have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

American Airlines, United Airlines, and Volaris 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 San Jose to Cancun for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Jose to Cancun for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $223, but on average you can expect to pay $241.

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

There are no nonstop flights from San Jose to Cancun, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Jose to Cancun for under $300?

There are currently 19+ open flights from San Jose to Cancun within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this flight route?

The San Jose to Cancún flight path was viewed by 45 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 San Jose or Cancun?

San Jose will have the same amount of rainfall in 1 compared to Cancun over the next 3 days.

Is San Jose weather warmer or cooler than Cancun?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 90 °F's in August, on average. The temperature in Cancun is generally hotter than in San Jose. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from San Jose to Cancun?

Airlines like Volaris fly from San Jose to Cancun in about 9h 19m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to .

What is the cheapest airline to fly from San Jose to Cancun round-trip?

Flying on Volaris is currently your cheapest option to Cancun, with prices starting at $231. You may be able to fly from San Jose to Cancun for 54% less than the average price by searching for this airline.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Volaris. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $74. Users have also found prices from $124 and $176 on Volaris and Frontier, respectively.

Alternative routes for San Jose to Cancun

Destination information for Cancun

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from San Jose to Cancun
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $19.82
Average temperature for January in Cancun
75.2 °F

Airports servicing San Jose

Airports servicing Cancún

Top 8 airlines flying from San Jose to Cancun

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Jose 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
Volaris
$180 $380 No cancel fee 79%
JetBlue
$198 $392 No cancel fee 62%
Interjet
$248 $426 No cancel fee 68%
Frontier
$216 $441 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$239 $541 No cancel fee N/A
Aeromexico
$239 $574 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$247 $617 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$255 $621 No cancel fee 69%
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