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The best prices from Cancun to Mexico City are usually found in August or June, booked 24 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Cancun (CUN) to Mexico City (MEX)

CUN - MEX
Price
$75 - $148
MEX
Temperature
71.6 - 80.6 °F
MEX
Rainfall
0 - 13.5 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$75

From Cancun to Mexico City

One-way from

$52

One-way flight from Cancun to Mexico City

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 Cancun to Mexico City?

Travelers have found that booking a Wednesday departure is the best way to save up to 32% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 34% 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 61 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 Cancun to Mexico City 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $456, or $515 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cancun to Mexico City?

Flights from Cancun to Mexico City lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Cancun to Mexico City in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at $283.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cancun to Mexico City (CUN - MEX)?

When flying from Cancun to Mexico City, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 11% versus a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Cancun to Mexico City in December, January 2021

The best prices found for CUN to MEX flights for December, January
16 Dec - 20 Jan
$74pp
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
21 Dec - 29 Dec
$82pp
CUN
Cancún
Volaris
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
9 Dec - 14 Dec
$87pp
CUN
Cancún
VivaAerobus
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
VivaAerobus
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún

Cancun to Mexico City 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Mexico City from Cancun found for this year
16 Dec - 20 Jan
$74pp
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
21 Dec - 29 Dec
$82pp
CUN
Cancún
Volaris
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
9 Dec - 14 Dec
$87pp
CUN
Cancún
VivaAerobus
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
VivaAerobus
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún

Non-stop flights to Mexico City from Cancun

Save time with Cancun to Mexico City direct flight deals
21 Jan - 23 Jan
$47pp
CUN
Cancún
Volaris
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
21 Jan - 27 Jan
$71pp
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
16 Dec - 20 Jan
$74pp
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
Volaris
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún

Last minute flights from Cancun to Mexico City

Late deals on round-trip flights to Mexico City from Cancun, departing today and this week
9 Dec - 14 Dec
$87pp
CUN
Cancún
VivaAerobus
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
VivaAerobus
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
10 Dec - 8 Jan
$90pp
CUN
Cancún
VivaAerobus
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
VivaAerobus
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún
8 Dec - 8 Dec
$93pp
CUN
Cancún
VivaAerobus
Non-Stop
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
MEX
Mexico City Benito Juarez
VivaAerobus
Non-Stop
CUN
Cancún

One-way flights to Mexico City from Cancun

The cheapest one-way flights from Cancun to Mexico City
9:20 am - 6:05 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
21h 45m
CUN - MEX
Multiple Airlines
$52
SmartFares
7:40 am - 9:20 am
Aeromexico
Nonstop
2h 40m
CUN - MEX
Aeromexico
6:43 pm - 8:09 pm
Volaris
Nonstop
2h 26m
CUN - MEX
Volaris
$59
volaris

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cancun to Mexico City flights.

Flight FAQs

From Cancun to Mexico City

Are flight prices decreasing from Cancun to Mexico City 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 Cancun and Mexico City 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.

Which airlines flying from Cancún to Mexico City Benito Juarez have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Cancún to Mexico City Benito Juarez that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Interjet and Aeromexico. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Cancun to Mexico City for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cancun to Mexico City for under $100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Volaris for just $47, but on average you can expect to pay $84.

Are there nonstop flights from Cancun to Mexico City for under $100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Cancun to Mexico City under $100. A good price for a nonstop flight from Cancun to Mexico City is less than $85.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cancun to Mexico City for under $100?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Cancun to Mexico City within the next 7 days for less than $100.

What days are nonstop flights available from Cancun to Mexico City?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Cancún to Mexico City Benito Juarez have been viewed 209 times in the past calendar month.

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

Travelers can expect 23 flights from Cancún to Mexico City Benito Juarez on average per day.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 48% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 30% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 22% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Cancun or Mexico City?

In Cancun, there will be same rainfall in Cancun compared to Mexico City over the next 0 days.

Is Cancun weather warmer or cooler than Mexico City?

With an average temperature of 90 °F, peak weather can be found in August. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Mexico City are colder than in Cancun.

How long is the flight from Cancun to Mexico City?

Departing from Cancun to Mexico City will take you 2h 15m. The distance between Cancun and Mexico City is about 803 mi. All flights are typically nonstop.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Cancun to Mexico City round-trip?

Currently priced at $47, Volaris will fly you from Cancun to Mexico City and back. In addition to Volaris, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from VivaAerobus and Aeromexico - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $79 and $97, respectively. Volaris is currently priced 52% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Volaris. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $13. Users have also found prices from $29 and $40 on Volaris and VivaAerobus, respectively.

Alternative routes for Cancun to Mexico City

Destination information for Mexico City

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Cancun to Mexico City
Flight duration
2h 19m
Average temperature for December in Mexico City
71.6 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Mexico City
0.0 ″

Airports servicing Cancún

Airports servicing Mexico City

Top 4 airlines from Cancun to Mexico City

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Cancun to Mexico City 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
$71 $128 N/A 79%
Interjet
$63 $136 No cancel fee 68%
VivaAerobus
$87 $160 N/A N/A
Aeromexico
$97 $191 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Cancun to Mexico City

Morning 6 AM to noon 36% of CUN to MEX departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 32% of CUN to MEX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 27% of CUN to MEX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 5% of CUN to MEX departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Cancun to Mexico City
Sunday
31 daily flights
Monday
52 daily flights
Tuesday
62 daily flights
Wednesday
50 daily flights
Thursday
47 daily flights
Friday
37 daily flights
Saturday
45 daily flights
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