Cheap flights to Riviera Maya

WAS — CUN
Dec 13 — Dec 201

Flights to Riviera Maya in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inAugustHigh demand for flights, 12% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average price$404Average for round-trip flights in December 2022
Round-trip from$204From New York to Cancun
One-way from$95One-way flight from New York to Riviera Maya

Cheap flights to Riviera Maya in December, January 2022

The best prices found for CUN flights for December, January
Jan 22 - Jan 24
EWR

Newark

CUN

Cancun

1 stop

15h 37m
CUN

Cancun

EWR

Newark

1 stop

13h 13m
$204

Spirit Airlines

Deal found 12/6

Jan 24 - Jan 28
EWR

Newark

CUN

Cancun

1 stop

6h 47m
CUN

Cancun

EWR

Newark

1 stop

7h 57m
$206

Spirit Airlines

Deal found 12/8

Jan 17 - Jan 28
LGA

New York LaGuardia

CUN

Cancun

1 stop

13h 22m
CUN

Cancun

LGA

New York LaGuardia

1 stop

8h 50m
$208

Frontier

Deal found 12/6

Riviera Maya 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Riviera Maya found for this year
Dec 31 - Jan 31
EWR

Newark

CUN

Cancun

1 stop

16h 06m
CUN

Cancun

EWR

Newark

1 stop

7h 57m
$258

Spirit Airlines

Deal found 12/5

Dec 7 - Dec 14
LGA

New York LaGuardia

CUN

Cancun

1 stop

7h 49m
CUN

Cancun

LGA

New York LaGuardia

1 stop

8h 59m
$264

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 12/5

Dec 13 - Dec 20
EWR

Newark

CUN

Cancun

1 stop

14h 29m
CUN

Cancun

EWR

Newark

1 stop

7h 41m
$265

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 12/6

Last minute flights to Riviera Maya

Late deals on round-trip flights to Riviera Maya, departing today and this week
Dec 13 - Dec 20
EWR

Newark

CUN

Cancun

1 stop

14h 29m
CUN

Cancun

EWR

Newark

1 stop

7h 41m
$265

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 12/6

Dec 13 - Dec 14
LGA

New York LaGuardia

CUN

Cancun

1 stop

6h 21m
CUN

Cancun

LGA

New York LaGuardia

1 stop

8h 59m
$281

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 12/6

Dec 13 - Dec 19
LGA

New York LaGuardia

CUN

Cancun

1 stop

16h 12m
CUN

Cancun

LGA

New York LaGuardia

1 stop

7h 49m
$282

Spirit Airlines

Deal found 12/5

One-way flights to Riviera Maya

The cheapest one-way flights to Riviera Maya
Jan 5
LGA

New York LaGuardia

CUN

Cancun

1 stop

13h 22m
$95

Frontier

Deal found 12/5

Jan 17
LGA

New York LaGuardia

CUN

Cancun

1 stop

13h 22m
$97

Frontier

Deal found 12/5

Feb 11
LGA

New York LaGuardia

CUN

Cancun

1 stop

13h 22m
$98

Frontier

Deal found 12/6

What is the cheapest month to fly to Riviera Maya?

The cheapest ticket to Riviera Maya found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$348

February

$347

March

$360

April

$409

May

$382

June

$442

July

$488

August

$440

September

$394

October

$449

November

$459

December

$457

February is currently the cheapest month to fly to Riviera Maya. At this moment in time July is the most expensive month. These prices are determined by multiple factors and booking in advance can help keep costs down if your schedule is not as flexible.

When is the best time to fly to Riviera Maya?

Average Riviera Maya flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

NYC - CUN

Price

$347 - $640

CUN

Temperature

75.2 - 86 °F

CUN

Rainfall

1.1 - 11.1 inches

Which day is cheapest to fly to Riviera Maya?

The cheapest flights to Riviera Maya are usually found when departing on a Tuesday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Thursday.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Riviera Maya?

Flights in the evening are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Riviera Maya. Flights in the morning are usually the most expensive.

How long is the flight to Riviera Maya?

Flights from the United States to Riviera Maya, Mexico range from about 2h-16h. The length of your flight will depend on your departure city and whether you can book a direct flight or not. Non-direct flights from cities in the northern reaches of the States can likely put your total flight time on the longer end of the range. Conversely, those who book a direct flight to Riviera Maya, especially from an airport in the south, will have the shortest flight times.

Where can you get direct flights to Riviera Maya from?

You can book direct flights to Riviera Maya from several airports in cities across the county. United Airlines services daily direct flights from Houston and Los Angeles. If your departure city is New York, you can book direct flights with United, Aeromexico, or JetBlue. American Airlines provides daily direct flights from Chicago and Miami. When you do book a flight with stopovers, you can expect these to occur in cities like Chicago, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, and Houston, all of which are common to this route.

How do you get from Riviera Maya airport to the city centre?

When your destination is Riviera Maya, you’ll fly into Cancun International Airport (CUN), which is about 42 miles north of central Riviera Maya. To reach downtown Riviera Maya from the airport, you can a taxi, which will cost about $80-$100 and take just over one hour. You can also opt to take a local bus from the airport to Riviera Maya, which will incur a stopover in Playa del Carmen. This journey will take about one hour and cost about $13-$25. Another option is to book a ride on an airport shuttle, which can cost up to $75 for the hour-long journey, depending on the number of travelers and your precise destination.

What are some things to do in Riviera Maya?

Riviera Maya is one of the most popular resort towns in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula thanks to its incredible Caribbean coastline and numerous attractions. While here, explore the Mayan Ruins of Tulum, Coba, and Chichen Itza, all within driving distance. Stroll through Xcaret Park, an eco-themed park that is home to an aviary and a butterfly pavilion, as well as an underground river where you can swim with dolphins. Snorkel or scuba dive the Great Mayan Reef to experience underwater sea life up close. Spend an afternoon, or several, relaxing on Riviera Maya’s numerous white sandy beaches as well as those on nearby Playa del Carmen and Cozumel island and soak in the azure waters of the Caribbean Sea, the perfect way to relax while on vacation in the Yucatan.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Riviera Maya?

United States citizens traveling to Riviera Maya, Mexico from the United States need a valid passport, although a visa is not required for visits under 180 days.