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There are 7 ways to get from United States to Cancun Airport (CUN) by plane or car

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Fly from Houston  •  5h 10m

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Cancun (CUN) IAH - CUN

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Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  6h

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Cancun (CUN) DFW - CUN

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Fly from Houston Hobby Apt  •  5h 10m

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Cancun (CUN) HOU - CUN

Fly from Chicago Midway  •  6h 1m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Cancun (CUN) MDW - CUN

Fly from Chicago O'Hare  •  6h 29m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Cancun (CUN) ORD - CUN

Fly from Philadelphia  •  6h 20m

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Cancun (CUN) PHL - CUN

Drive  •  2 days 14h

  1. Drive from New York City to Cancun Airport (CUN) 5455.8 km
United States → Mexico
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International entry into Mexico from United States

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United States
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Mexico from United States

  • There are no current restrictions
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Mexico

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from United States

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Mexico is currently allowed from United States.

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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 Cancun Airport (CUN) is 911.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cancun Airport (CUN) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cancun Airport (CUN) 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 United States from Mexico.

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Last updated: 17 May 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Secretary of Foreign Relations.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from United States to Cancun Airport (CUN) is to fly which costs $100 - $200 and takes 5h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from United States to Cancun Airport (CUN) is to fly which costs $130 - $490 and takes 5h 10m.

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The distance between United States and Cancun Airport (CUN) is 2450 km. The road distance is 5455.8 km.

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It takes approximately 5h 10m to get from United States to Cancun Airport (CUN), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Houston Airport to Cancun Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 13m.

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Yes, the driving distance between United States to Cancun Airport (CUN) is 5456 km. It takes approximately 2 days 14h to drive from United States to Cancun Airport (CUN).

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Sun Country Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Spirit Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Houston Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 603+ hotels available in Cancun Airport (CUN). Prices start at $2000 MXN per night.

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The best way to get from United States to Houston Airport is to line 102 bus which takes 50 min and costs $2.

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Map of how to get from United States to Cancun Airport (CUN).
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  • Distance: 2450.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 10m

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

Spirit Airlines, Sun Country Airlines and four other airlines fly from Houston to Cancun Airport (CUN) every 2 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston to Cancun via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$6000 - $49000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Cancun via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$5000 - $19000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $15000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3200 - $18000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cancun via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3200 - $18000
Flights from Philadelphia to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$6500 - $24000
Flights from Philadelphia to Cancun via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$6500 - $24000
Flights from Philadelphia to Cancun via Miami
Ave. Duration
6h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$6500 - $24000
Flights from Philadelphia to Cancun via Columbus
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$6500 - $24000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2700 - $9500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2900 - $10000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Cancun via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3200 - $11000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Cancun via Columbus
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$3000 - $11000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Cancun via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$2900 - $10000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Cancun via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$3200 - $11000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Cancun via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$2900 - $10000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Cancun via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$3200 - $11000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2500 - $8500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3900 - $18000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Cancun via Houston
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$6500 - $16000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$4700 - $10000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Cancun via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$4400 - $11000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cancun via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3800 - $9500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cancun via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$4100 - $9500
Flights from Philadelphia to Cancun via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$4700 - $12000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Houston to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3900 - $11000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2400 - $8000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3400 - $7500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cancun via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$3400 - $7500
Flights from Philadelphia to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3000 - $12000
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Houston to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1900 - $7000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2200 - $8000
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Houston to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$6500 - $13000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2800 - $12000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1800 - $12000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Cancun via Tampa
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$6500 - $26000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3400 - $9000
Flights from Philadelphia to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$3900 - $14000
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Houston to Cancun via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$5500 - $8500
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cancun via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$7000 - $19000

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