There are 7 ways to get from Austin to Cancun Airport (CUN) by plane, bus, ferry, train or car

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Fly Austin to Cancun  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Cancun (CUN) AUS - CUN

$171 - $554

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Bus  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Austin to México Central Norte Turimex Internacional
  2. Take the bus from Mexico City to Cancun México-Cancún

$131 - $241

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Bus to Houston, fly to Cancun  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to Houston, Tx
  2. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Cancun (CUN) IAH - CUN

$133 - $354

Bus to Houston Hobby Apt, fly to Cancun  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to Houston, Tx
  2. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Cancun (CUN) HOU - CUN

$171 - $667

Fly Austin to Cozumel, ferry, bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Cozumel (CZM) AUS - CZM
  2. Take the ferry from Cozumel Port to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
  3. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún International Airport T2

$309 - $1,240

Train, bus  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the train from Austin Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Reynosa
  3. Take the bus from Reynosa to Villahermosa
  4. Take the bus from Villahermosa to Cancún Terminal ADO

$173 - $326

Drive  •  35 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Cancun Airport (CUN) 1947.6 miles

$260 - $380

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The cheapest way to get from Austin to Cancun Airport (CUN) is to bus which costs $130 - $250 and takes 2 days 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Austin to Cancun Airport (CUN) is to fly which costs $170 - $600 and takes 4 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Austin to Cancun Airport (CUN). However, there are services departing from Austin and arriving at Cancún International Airport via Mexico City and Cancún Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 1 h.

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The distance between Austin and Cancun Airport (CUN) is 934 miles. The road distance is 1947.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Austin to Cancun Airport (CUN) without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 1 h and costs $130 - $250.

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It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Austin to Cancun Airport (CUN), including transfers.

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Austin to Cancun Airport (CUN) bus services, operated by Grupo Senda, depart from Austin station.

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The best way to get from Austin to Cancun Airport (CUN) is to fly which takes 4 h 58 min and costs $170 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $250 and takes 2 days 1 h.

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The quickest flight from Austin Airport to Cancun Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Austin to Cancun Airport (CUN) bus services, operated by ADO, arrive at Cancun station.

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Map of how to get from Austin to Cancun Airport (CUN).
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  • Distance: 934.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 58 min

What companies run services between Austin, TX, USA and Cancun Airport (CUN), Mexico?

United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Austin to Cancun Airport (CUN) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Austin to Cancun Airport (CUN) via México Central Norte, Mexico City, Cancun, and Cancún Bus Station in around 2 days 1 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Cancun via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Houston to Cancun via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Cancun via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,800
Flights from Austin to Cozumel via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,900
Flights from Austin to Cozumel via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,200
Flights from Austin to Cozumel via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Austin to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Austin to Cancun via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Houston to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
Flights from Austin to Cozumel via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Austin to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Austin to Cancun via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Austin to Cozumel via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,500
Flights from Austin to Cozumel via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,200
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Austin to Cancun via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Houston to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Mayair
Website
mayair.com.mx
Flights from Austin to Cozumel via Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Austin Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Austin, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún International Airport T2
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8
Bus from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$70 - $100
Economy
$65 - $95
Bus from Reynosa to Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
24 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$65 - $90
Economy
$55 - $85
Bus from Villahermosa to Cancún Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$45 - $65
Economy
$35 - $55
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Austin to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
22 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$65 - $95
Ejecutivo
$111 - $117
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Reynosa
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Ferry operators
Ultramar Ferry
Phone
01 998 881 5890
Email
info@ultramar.com
Website
ultramarferry.com
Ferry from Cozumel Port to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
ultramarferry.com
Premium Plus
$9
First Class
$12
Plan Peninsular (Residentes en Yucatán, Campeche)
$6
Plan Quintana Roo (Residentes Q.Roo)
$4
Barcos Caribe
Phone
01 987 120 3982
Email
contacto@barcoscaribe.com
Website
barcoscaribe.com
Ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
barcoscaribe.com
Book at
barcoscaribe.com
ADULT
$8
Quintana Roo Residents
$4
Yucatan Peninsula Residents
$6
Mexico Waterjets
Phone
9878721588
Email
datos@mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Website
mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $10
Schedules at
winjet.mx
Book at
winjet.mx
Regular
$10
Local
$3

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Cancun Airport (CUN) is 1 h ahead of Austin. It is currently 11:47 PM in Austin and 11:47 PM in Cancun Airport (CUN).

Yes, the driving distance between Austin to Cancun Airport (CUN) is 1948 miles. It takes approximately 35 h 23 min to drive from Austin to Cancun Airport (CUN).

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JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Austin Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 1135+ hotels available in Cancun Airport (CUN). Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Austin to Austin Airport is to line 20 bus which takes 28 min and costs $1 - $4.

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