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There are 6 ways to get from Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN) by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Mexico City  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Cancun (CUN) MEX - CUN

$50 - $200

Cheapest option

Fly from Toluca  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Toluca (TLC) to Cancun (CUN) TLC - CUN

$49 - $274

4 alternative options

Bus to Puebla, fly  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Mexico City TAPO to Cholula - Plaza San Diego
  2. Fly from Puebla (PBC) to Cancun (CUN) PBC - CUN

$76 - $259

Bus via Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna  •  25 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from México Terminal TAPO to Playa del Carmen Alterna Ado
  2. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna to Cancún International Airport T2 Playa del Carmen / ...

$69 - $137

Bus  •  26 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Mexico City to Cancun México-Cancún

$63 - $121

Drive  •  19 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN) 1017.6 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN) is to fly which costs $950 - $3800 and takes 3 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN) is to fly which costs $950 - $3800 and takes 3 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN). However, there are services departing from México Terminal TAPO and arriving at Cancún International Airport T2 via Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 37 min.

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The distance between Mexico City and Cancun Airport (CUN) is 1291 km. The road distance is 1628.2 km.

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The best way to get from Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN) without a car is to bus which takes 25 h 37 min and costs $1300 - $2700.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN), including transfers.

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Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN) bus services, operated by ADO, depart from México Terminal TAPO station.

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The best way to get from Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN) is to fly which takes 3 h 27 min and costs $950 - $3800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1300 - $2700 and takes 25 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Mexico City Airport to Cancun Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN) bus services, operated by ADO, arrive at Cancún International Airport T2 station.

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Map of how to get from Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN).
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  • Distance: 806.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Mexico City, Mexico and Cancun Airport (CUN), Mexico?

Interjet, Viva Aerobus and two other airlines fly from Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN) every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN) via Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna in around 25 h 37 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Toluca to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Puebla to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Puebla to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Puebla to Cancun via Tuxtla Gutierrez
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Toluca to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Bus operators
Estrella Roja
Website
estrellaroja.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City TAPO to Cholula - Plaza San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
estrellaroja.com.mx
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from México Terminal TAPO to Playa del Carmen Alterna
Ave. Duration
24 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$65 - $95
Economy
$60 - $95
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna to Cancún International Airport T2
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 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

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More Questions & Answers

Cancun Airport (CUN) is 1 h ahead of Mexico City. It is currently 2:22 PM in Mexico City and 3:22 PM in Cancun Airport (CUN).

Yes, the driving distance between Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN) is 1628 km. It takes approximately 19 h 21 min to drive from Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN).

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Viva Aerobus, Volaris, Aeroméxico and Interjet offer flights from Mexico City Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 1254+ hotels available in Cancun Airport (CUN). Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Mexico City to Mexico City Airport is to line 4 night bus which takes 17 min and costs .

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