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

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The best prices from San Jose to Cancún 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 Cancún (CUN)

All the information you need to plan the best SJC to CUN flight in 2022: compare San Jose to Cancún flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cancún.
SJC - CUN
Price
$400 - $812
CUN
Temperature
75.2 - 86 °F
CUN
Precipitation
1.1 - 11.1 inches

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 Cancún

One-way from

$172

One-way flight from San Jose to Cancún

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from San Jose to Cancún (SJC - CUN)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from San Jose to Cancún at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 39% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from San Jose to Cancún?

Friday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from San Jose to Cancún. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Cancún.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Cancún from San Jose. Prices for August average $512 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $274. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 58% on your journey compared to booking in August

How far in advance should I book a flight from San Jose to Cancún?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 23 days in advance to save up to 24% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 23 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from San Jose to Cancún 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $517, or $621 for flights within the next 24 hours.

Cheap flights from San Jose to Cancún in January, February 2022

The best prices found for SJC to CUN flights for January, February
7 Feb - 11 Feb
$273pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
5 Feb - 8 Feb
$277pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
31 Jan - 5 Feb
$282pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose

San Jose to Cancún 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cancún from San Jose found for this year
7 Feb - 11 Feb
$273pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
5 Feb - 8 Feb
$277pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SJC
San Jose
31 Jan - 5 Feb
$282pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose

Last minute flights from San Jose to Cancún

Late deals on round-trip flights to Cancún from San Jose, departing today and this week
18 Jan - 28 Jan
$339pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
20 Jan - 24 Jan
$340pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose
18 Jan - 24 Jan
$347pp
SJC
San Jose
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SJC
San Jose

One-way flights to Cancun from San Jose

The cheapest one-way flights from San Jose to Cancún
12:17 pm - 2:16 am
Delta
2 Stops
10h 59m
SJC - CUN
Delta
$172
Delta
5:04 am - 5:45 pm
British Airways
2 Stops
9h 41m
SJC - CUN
British Airways
1:10 am - 5:45 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
13h 35m
SJC - CUN
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From San Jose to Cancún

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 Cancún for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Jose to Cancún for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $273, but on average you can expect to pay $293.

Are there last-minute flights available from San Jose to Cancún for under $400?

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

How popular is this San Jose to Cancún 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.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from San Jose to Cancún round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from San Jose to Cancún is Volaris. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $283 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Alaska Airlines and Delta, starting at $287 and $301 round-trip. These flights start at 44% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from San Jose to Cancún are Volaris ($122), Alaska Airlines ($138), and JetBlue ($150).

What are the cheapest flights from San Jose to Cancún?

On average you can expect to pay $543 for a flight from San Jose to Cancún. The cheapest flight overall is $154 while the most popular route, (San Jose - Cancún) is currently priced at $283.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Jose to Cancún?

The most popular airlines flying from San Jose to Cancún are Interjet, American Airlines and Aeromexico. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Cancún, Mexico

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Cancún from San Jose?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Jose to Cancún

Most visitors from San Jose can enter Cancún without restrictions.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Jose 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.


Do I need a test to fly back to San Jose from Cancún?

Returning to San Jose 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 San Jose.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cancún are not required to quarantine after entering San Jose.

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Alternative routes for San Jose to Cancún

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

Destination information for Cancún

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Jose to Cancún.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $20.38
Average temperature for January in Cancún
75.2 °F

Airports servicing San Jose

Airports servicing Cancún

Top 8 airlines flying from San Jose to Cancún

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Jose to Cancún 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%
Frontier
$216 $441 No cancel fee 62%
Aeromexico
$239 $574 No cancel fee N/A
Delta
$239 $541 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$247 $617 No cancel fee 71%
Interjet
$248 $426 No cancel fee 68%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Interjet. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

United Airlines
$255 $621 No cancel fee 69%
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