Cheap flights from Washington (WAS) to Cancun (CUN)

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The best prices from Washington to Cancun are usually found in August or September, booked 19 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington (WAS) to Cancun (CUN)

WAS - CUN
Price
$316 - $502
CUN
Temperature
69.8 - 89.6 °F

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

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

Round-trip from

$316

From Washington to Cancun

One-way from

$97

One-way flight from Washington 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 Washington to Cancun?

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 10% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Washington to Cancun?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 25 days in advance, which can save you up to 7% on flights from Washington to Cancun compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 25 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 $337. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $341.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Washington to Cancun?

July can be a great time to fly to Cancun from Washington with a flight ticket averaging about $336. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of July for as cheap as $187. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington to Cancun (WAS - CUN)?

When flying from Washington to Cancun, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 53% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Washington to Cancun in February, March 2021

8 Mar - 12 Mar
$169pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
26 Mar - 1 Apr
$170pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
28 Mar - 3 Apr
$171pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Washington to Cancun 2021 flight deals

1 May - 18 May
$161pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
1 May - 8 May
$162pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
14 Apr - 22 Apr
$166pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Non-stop flights to Cancun from Washington

14 Apr - 22 Apr
$166pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
22 Apr - 26 Apr
$167pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
19 Apr - 22 Apr
$172pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
Non-Stop
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

Last minute flights from Washington to Cancun

5 Mar - 12 Mar
$170pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
7 Mar - 12 Mar
$172pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
7 Mar - 17 Mar
$175pp
BWI
Baltimore/Washington
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
BWI
Baltimore/Washington

One-way flights to Cancun from Washington

4:00 am - 10:25 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
7h 25m
BWI - CUN
United Airlines
$97
United
2:00 am - 11:23 am
Frontier
1 Stop
9h 23m
DCA - CUN
Frontier
$100
SnapTravelAir
3:40 pm - 8:07 am
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
16h 27m
BWI - CUN
Spirit Airlines
$101
SmartFares

Related info for your journey

Flight FAQs

From Washington to Cancun

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

Delta is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Washington 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 Washington to Cancún have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Washington to Cancún have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Spirit Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Washington to Cancun for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington to Cancun for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Spirit Airlines for just $161, but on average you can expect to pay $172.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Washington to Cancun under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Washington to Cancun is less than $186.

Are there last-minute flights available from Washington to Cancun for under $200?

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

What days are nonstop flights available from Washington to Cancun?

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Friday.

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

Travelers can expect 1 flight from Washington to Cancún on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

Is Washington 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 Washington's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Washington to Cancun?

Spirit Airlines and Frontier can get you from Washington to Cancun in just under 3h 41m. Your travel time can differ by up to 2h 17m. There are 1365 mi between Washington and Cancun. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

According to our current data, Spirit Airlines ($161), offers the cheapest pricing from Washington to Cancun. Spirit Airlines is priced at 60% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Washington to Cancun are Spirit Airlines ($72), Frontier ($78), and United Airlines ($97).

Destination information for Cancun

Today's exchange rate
$1 = $20.44
Flight duration
3h 34m
Average temperature for February in Cancun
77.0 °F

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan National (DCA)

Airports servicing Cancún

Top 9 airlines flying from Washington to Cancun

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Spirit Airlines
$129 $344 No cancel fee 65%
Aeromexico
$157 $365 No cancel fee N/A
Delta
$148 $403 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$174 $445 No cancel fee 71%
JetBlue
$203 $452 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$176 $477 No cancel fee 69%
Air Canada
$257 $535 No cancel fee 67%
Avianca
$402 $571 No cancel fee 71%
Interjet
$379 $698 No cancel fee 68%

Hourly flight availability from Washington to Cancun

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Weekly flight availability
from Washington to Cancun
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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