Cheap flights to Ixtapa, Mexico

CHI — ZIH
Feb 4 — Feb 111

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Flights to Ixtapa in 2023

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 17% potential price rise
Cheapest inJuneBest time to find cheap flights, 6% potential price drop
Average price$674Average for round-trip flights in January 2023
Round-trip from$485From New York to Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl
One-way from$183One-way flight from New York to Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl (ZIH)

Cheap flights to Ixtapa in January, February 2023

The best prices found for ZIH flights for January, February
Feb 26 - Mar 6
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

1 stop

22h 00m
ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

24h 25m
$506

VivaAerobus

Deal found 1/28

Feb 11 - Feb 13
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

1 stop

22h 00m
ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

24h 25m
$557

VivaAerobus

Deal found 1/28

Feb 26 - Mar 6
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

1 stop

22h 00m
ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

34h 08m
$561

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/28

Ixtapa 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Ixtapa found for this year
Oct 1 - Oct 6
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

1 stop

22h 00m
ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

24h 30m
$428

VivaAerobus

Deal found 1/30

Sep 29 - Oct 2
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

1 stop

22h 00m
ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

24h 30m
$445

VivaAerobus

Deal found 1/29

May 6 - May 12
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

1 stop

22h 00m
ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

1 stop

24h 30m
$485

VivaAerobus

Deal found 1/28

Last minute flights to Ixtapa

Late deals on round-trip flights to Ixtapa, departing today and this week
Feb 4 - Feb 12
EWR

Newark

ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

2 stops

43h 09m
ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

EWR

Newark

1 stop

13h 48m
$632

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/27

Feb 4 - Feb 12
LGA

New York LaGuardia

ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

2 stops

23h 05m
ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

LGA

New York LaGuardia

2 stops

22h 45m
$656

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/27

Feb 4 - Feb 12
EWR

Newark

ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

2 stops

22h 56m
ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

EWR

Newark

2 stops

22h 40m
$658

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/27

One-way flights to Ixtapa

The cheapest one-way flights to Ixtapa
Apr 26
LGA

New York LaGuardia

ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

2 stops

27h 34m
$183

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/29

Apr 26
EWR

Newark

ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

3 stops

30h 20m
$195

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/29

Apr 26
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

ZIH

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

1 stop

21h 00m
$198

VivaAerobus

Deal found 1/29

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Ixtapa

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

United Airlines
7.6
Good
1,157 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

American Airlines
7.4
Good
1,667 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

VivaAerobus
7.2
Good
215 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

Aeromexico
7.0
Good
455 reviews
Alaska Airlines
8.0
Very good
1,360 reviews

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.0

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.1

Boarding

8.2

Overall

8.0

Reviews

1 / 10

They lost my luggage on my way to NY and then again on my way to SF, horrible

What is the cheapest month to fly to Ixtapa?

The cheapest ticket to Ixtapa found for each month in 2023 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$560

February

$637

March

$610

April

$546

May

$495

June

$519

July

$545

August

$496

September

$463

October

$503

November

$605

December

$714

Currently, the cheapest month for flights to Ixtapa is September. The most expensive month for flights is December. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.

When is the best time to fly to Ixtapa?

Average Ixtapa flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2023 and 2024 by month

NYC - ZIH

Price

$463 - $962

When is the best time to book a flight to Ixtapa?

The best time to book flights to Ixtapa is 30 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Ixtapa?

At the moment, Sunday is the most economical day to take a flight to Ixtapa. Saturday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Ixtapa?

At the moment, flights at noon are likely to offer the best value for money for your Ixtapa trip. A flight in the morning will more often than not be of higher cost.

How long is the flight to Ixtapa?

When flying from the United States to Ixtapa, Mexico you have to consider what part of the US you are flying from, along with how many stops are scheduled, and for how long. Since the US is quite a large area to cover, we want to look at three major airports in different parts of the country: New York (JFK), Los Angeles (LAX), and Houston (IAH, HOU). From these different airports, the travel time to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo Internacional Airport (ZIH), Ixtapa can be from 6h 15min to over 56h. This wide range of flight duration is also affected by how long stops can take, which can be from 40min to almost a full 24h.

Are there nonstop flights to Ixtapa?

No, there are no nonstop Ixtapa flight deals at this time. Most flights have one-stop and the majority of these stops are in Mexico City (MEX) or Houston (IAH). Many airlines fly to Ixtapa, including Aeromexico, Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines, United, Frontier, and VivaAerobus to name a few.

How do you get from Ixtapa airport to the city center?

Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo Internacional Airport is over six miles away from Zihuatanejo city center. There are no bus lines from the airport, no train lines, and no Uber. So, we recommend the quicker, cheaper, and easier mode of transport that does exist, a taxi. From the airport, a taxi can cost between $13-16 depending on where you are going to in Zihuatanejo.

What are some things to do in Ixtapa?

Of course, a vacation spot famous for its beaches, and the number one thing we suggest is to enjoy them. Some notable beaches to relax and participate in water and outdoor activities are Playa Linda, Playa Quieta, Playa la Ropa, and the isle Ixtapa. Activities can include swimming, snorkeling, surfing, parasailing, jet-skiing, or just finding a hammock to relax in. For some authentic shopping, you can go to the Mercado de Artesanía Turístico where you’ll find hundreds of stands selling crafts and souvenirs. For more fashionable shopping, there are countless boutique shops all over Downtown Zihuatanejo. As for nightlife, you’ll have a hard time getting bored. The night comes alive with dance clubs and live music venues every night, from salsa to disco to classic covers, there’s a club here for most music lovers. Dining in Zihuatanejo has fresh seafood, high-priced restaurants, or budget-friendly bar and grill places, and everything in between.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Ixtapa?

You do not need a visa to travel to Mexico if you plan on staying for less than six months. You do however need a valid passport when you arrive and for the duration of your stay in Mexico. When you arrive, you’ll be given a tourist card, we recommend you keep it safe in your passport as you may need to show it to officials at some point during your stay, but also you will have to show the tourist card when you’re leaving Mexico.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Ixtapa?

Booking a flight to Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl (ZIH) is your only option if you intend on flying to Ixtapa. It is only a 9.3 mi journey from Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl to Ixtapa’s city center.

Other local departures to Ixtapa from the United States

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First Classfrom $615/person
Business Classfrom $499/person
Prem Economyfrom $271/person
Economyfrom $128/person

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