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There are 4 ways to get from São Paulo to Cancún by plane, bus or helicopter

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Fly Sao Paulo to Cancun  •  13h 52m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Cancun (CUN) GRU - CUN

$5693 - $13693

3 alternative options

Fly Sao Paulo Congonhas to Cancun  •  13h 20m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo Congonhas (CGH) to Cancun (CUN) CGH - CUN

$5993 - $23493

Bus to Sao Paulo Viracopos, fly to Cancun  •  15h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Eldorado Shopping Mall to Viracopos Airport
  2. Fly from Sao Paulo Viracopos (VCP) to Cancun (CUN) VCP - CUN

$6993 - $16193

Fly Sao Paulo to Cozumel, Air taxi  •  16h 52m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Cozumel (CZM) GRU - CZM
  2. Take the Air taxi from Cozumel Airport to Cancún International Airport

$18375 - $23875

Sao Paulo (GRU) to Cancun (CUN) flights

The flight time between Sao Paulo (GRU) and Cancun (CUN) is around 14h 20m and covers a distance of around 6601 km. The fastest flight normally takes 10h 18m. Services are operated by Copa Airlines, Gol Transportes Aéreos, LATAM Chile and others. Typically 204 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
14h 20m
Fastest flight journey time:
10h 18m
Flight distance:
6601 km
Flights per week:
204
Cheapest price:
$6199
Carbon emissions:
1338 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
01:52
Last flight departs at:
23:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Sao Paulo (GRU) to Cancun (CUN) flight schedules

Brazil → Mexico
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International entry into Mexico from Brazil

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Brazil
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Allowed for: All visitors arriving by air. United States land borders are closed to non-essential travel

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Mexico from Brazil

  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Mexico

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Brazil

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Mexico from Brazil.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cancún is 911.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cancún is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cancún is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 911.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Brazil from Mexico.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Secretary of Foreign Relations.

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This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from São Paulo to Cancún is to fly which costs R$ 1500 - R$ 3600 and takes 13h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from São Paulo to Cancún is to fly which costs R$ 1500 - R$ 6500 and takes 13h 20m.

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It is approximately 6609 km to get from São Paulo to Cancún.

It takes approximately 13h 52m to get from São Paulo to Cancún, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sao Paulo Airport to Cancun Airport. The quickest flight takes 10h 18m and has one stopover.

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Cancún is 2h behind São Paulo. It is currently 4:21 PM in São Paulo and 2:21 PM in Cancún.

Gol Transportes Aéreos, Delta, Aeroméxico and five other airlines offer flights from Sao Paulo Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 563+ hotels available in Cancún. Prices start at $2000 MXN per night.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Sao Paulo Airport is to shuttle which takes 39 min and costs R$ 57.

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Map of how to get from São Paulo to Cancún.
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  • Distance: 6608.9 km
  • Duration: 13h 52m

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and Cancún, Mexico?

Copa Airlines, Gol Transportes Aéreos and seven other airlines fly from São Paulo to Cancún hourly.

Airlines
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cancun via Panama City
Ave. Duration
11h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $30000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Cancun via Salvador, Panama City
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$15000 - $32000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Cancun via Brasilia, Panama City
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$15000 - $32000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Cancun via Belo Horizonte Confins, Panama City
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$15000 - $32000
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Cancun via Manaus, Panama City
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$6500 - $14000
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Cancun via Belo Horizonte Confins, Panama City
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$8000 - $31000
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cancun via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$11000 - $110000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Cancun via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$11000 - $25000
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Cancun via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
10h 42m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$9500 - $15000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cancun via Miami
Ave. Duration
12h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12000 - $28000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cancun via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$12000 - $28000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cozumel via Miami
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $22000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cozumel via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
17h 31m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$8000 - $25000
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cancun via Lima
Ave. Duration
12h 46m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$6000 - $43000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Cancun via Recife, Miami
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$10000 - $23000
Aeroméxico
Website
aeromexico.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cancun via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
13h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12000 - $44000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Cancun via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$11000 - $25000
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Cancun via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$9500 - $15000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cancun via Houston
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$8000 - $28000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cancun via Newark
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$8000 - $28000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cozumel via Houston
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9000 - $26000
Mayair
Website
mayair.com.mx
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cozumel via Panama City, Cancun
Ave. Duration
12h 27m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$7000 - $27000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cozumel via Brasilia, Cancun
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$8500 - $14000
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cancun via Bogota
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$7500 - $24000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cancun via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16000 - $20000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Cancun via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
12h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$7000 - $15000
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cozumel via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$6500 - $21000
Bus operators
Azul
Phone
+55 4003 1118 / 0800 887 1118
Email
facebook@voeazul.com.br
Website
voeazul.com.br
Bus from Eldorado Shopping Mall to Viracopos Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $1700
Schedules at
voeazul.com.br
Private
$1100 - $1700
Other operators
Holbox Collection
Phone
+52 998 840 3942
Email
reservaciones3@atbcommerce.com
Website
holboxcollection.com.mx
Helicopter from Cozumel Airport to Cancún International Airport
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9182
Schedules at
holboxcollection.com.mx

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