There are 9 ways to get from New York to Cancun Airport (CUN) by plane, train, ferry, bus, car or bus and ferry

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

Recommended option

Fly New York JFK to Cancun  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Cancun (CUN) JFK - CUN

$136 - $611

Cheapest option

Fly Newark to Cancun  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Cancun (CUN) EWR - CUN

$135 - $611

7 alternative options

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Cancun  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Cancun (CUN) PHL - CUN

$226 - $811

Train to Baltimore, fly to Cancun  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Cancun (CUN) BWI - CUN

$266 - $1,007

Train to Washington Dulles, fly to Cancun  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Cancun (CUN) IAD - CUN

$337 - $1,097

Fly New York JFK to Cozumel, ferry, bus  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Cozumel (CZM) JFK - 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

$308 - $1,335

Train, drive, bus and ferry  •  3 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
  2. Drive from Harrah's Casino to Chiquilá
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Chiquilá to Cancun Airport

$496 - $973

Bus, drive, bus and ferry  •  3 days 19 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Orlando, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Baton Rouge, La
  3. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orlns Canal & Charles, La
  4. Drive from Canal at Convention Center Blvd to Chiquilá
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Chiquilá to Cancun Airport

$504 - $927

Drive  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Drive from New York to Cancun Airport (CUN) 3712.4 miles

$490 - $750

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Cancun Airport (CUN), Mexico?

JetBlue Airways, Delta and three other airlines fly from New York to Cancun Airport (CUN) hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Cancun via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Cancun via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Cancun via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Cancun via Miami
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Cancun via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Cancun via Miami
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Cancun via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cancun via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cancun via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Flights from New York JFK to Cozumel via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Cozumel via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Cancun via Tampa
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Cancun via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Cancun via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Cancun via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Cancun via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Baltimore to Cancun via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cancun via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cancun via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,800
Flights from New York JFK to Cozumel via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Cancun via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Cancun via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cancun via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cancun via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Cancun via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Cancun via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Cancun via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Cancun via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cancun via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Cancun via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Cancun via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Cancun via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to Cancun via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Flights from Baltimore to Cancun via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from New York JFK to Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Cozumel via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Mayair
Website
mayair.com.mx
Flights from New York JFK to Cozumel via Cancun
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Newark to Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from New York JFK to Cozumel via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
12 h 29 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from New York Penn Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún International Airport T2
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Transfer Holbox
Phone
+52-984-875-23-42 whatsapp o+52-1-984-136-93-40
Bus and ferry from Chiquilá to Cancun Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
transferholbox.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
24 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$190 - $260
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Baton Rouge, La
Ave. Duration
17 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orlns Canal & Charles, La
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
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 - $11
Schedules at
ultramarferry.com
Premium Plus
$9
First Class
$11
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 - $7
Schedules at
barcoscaribe.com
Book at
barcoscaribe.com
ADULT
$7
Quintana Roo Residents
$4
Yucatan Peninsula Residents
$6
Mexico Waterjets
Phone
9878721588
Email
datos@mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Website
mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Ferry from San Miguel de Cozumel to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Regular
$5
Local
$4

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Cancun Airport (CUN) is 2504 km. The road distance is 5940 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York to Cancun Airport (CUN) is to fly which costs $130 - $650 and takes 6 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from New York to Cancun Airport (CUN) is to fly which takes 6 h 37 min and costs $130 - $650.

It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to get from New York to Cancun Airport (CUN), including transfers.