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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Mexico City  •  3 h 22 min

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

$50 - $200

Cheapest option

Fly from Toluca  •  4 h 55 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

$77 - $261

Bus  •  26 h 36 min

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

$63 - $121

Bus via Playa del Carmen Alterna  •  27 h 10 min

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

$71 - $158

Drive  •  19 h 21 min

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

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN) is to fly which costs $900 - $3700 and takes 3 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN) is to fly which costs $900 - $3700 and takes 3 h 22 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 via Playa del Carmen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 10 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 26 h 36 min and costs $1100 - $2300.

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 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 22 min and costs $900 - $3700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1100 - $2300 and takes 26 h 36 min.

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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 22 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, ADO operates a bus from Mexico City to Cancun Airport (CUN) once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $100 and the journey takes 24 h 45 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 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 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Puebla to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 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
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 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 - $100
Bus from México Terminal TAPO to Playa del Carmen Alterna
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$70 - $100
Economy
$65 - $95
Bus from Playa del Carmen to Cancún International Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8

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