The best way to find a cheap flight ticket from New York City to Mexico City is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 9 flights that leave New York City for Mexico City every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||2083 miles (3359 km)|
|Average flight duration||5 h 50 min|
|Average plane ticket price||$266 (€231)|
|Airlines||Aeromexico, United, JetBlue Airways, American Airlines or Interjet|
Flights from New York City to Mexico City cover the 2083 miles (3359 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 50 min with our travel partners like Aeromexico, United, JetBlue Airways, American Airlines or Interjet. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this trip for as low as $254 (€220), but the average price of plane tickets is $266 (€231).
Find the best flights between New York City and Mexico City with Omio's travel partners United and American Airlines from $254 (€220). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
United Airlines is one of the USA’s leading airline and operates domestic and international routes. Economy, Premium Economy and Business are the ticket fares that the airline offers for your next flight between New York City and Mexico City.
One of the best ways to travel between New York City and Mexico City is by taking a flight with United. Omio helps you find the ideal United flight between New York City and Mexico City by showing you United current flight schedules and timetables, the plane tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this New York City to Mexico City trip. You can expect to travel 2083 miles (3359 km) from New York City to Mexico City on a flight with United. If you are using the Omio app to search for flights between New York City and Mexico City, you can check straight away if the United ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the airport. Once you’ve found that perfect flight, book your United plane ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from New York City to Mexico City!
American Airlines is one of the leading airlines in the USA and the world; they offer Main Cabin, Business and First Class tickets for your flight to Mexico City from New York City.
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Mexico City has the largest population of any metropolis in North America, and its 20 million citizens are enjoying its status as a fashionable city break destination. The traditional charms of the old quarter, the World Heritage site of Zocalo, have been complemented by a cool culinary and nightlife scene with hip new restaurants and clubs opening every week. New Yorkers heading south on vacation, business or just seeking the perfect tamale can book a direct flight from New York to Mexico City with a choice of airlines, including a budget carrier. Flight times to Mexico City are around five hours and 30 minutes, with daytime and overnight departures available. Indirect flights with one change en route and longer total journey times offer additional daily flight options to the Mexican capital.
Budget airline Interjet provides daily direct flights from New York to Mexico City with departures from John F. Kennedy International Airport. American Airlines also offers daily direct flights on the same route. Delta Airlines, in a codeshare operation with the Mexican national airline Aeromexico, also flies from JFK Airport to Mexico City, as does Vivaaerobus. United Airlines provides daily direct flights from Newark Liberty International Airport to Mexico City. Indirect connections include a Delta Airlines flight from New York to Mexico City departing from LaGuardia Airport via Hartsfield-Jackson Airport in Atlanta, and United Airlines connections from Newark via George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston.
The quickest direct flight from New York to Mexico City is the United Airlines early morning departure from Newark Airport, taking five hours and 25 minutes to complete the 1789 mile (2879 kilometer) trip southwest over the Gulf of Mexico. Other direct flights from New York take between four and 30 minutes longer to reach Mexico City. United Airlines also provides the fastest indirect flight from New York to Mexico City, with their route via Houston taking a total journey time of seven hours to the Mexican capital. Delta Airlines services from LaGuardia via Atlanta take ten minutes longer. Several other indirect connections take a little under eight hours, with journey times dependent on the route and length of layover between flights.
Airline schedules offer ten daily direct flights from New York to Mexico City from Sunday to Friday and nine non-stop services on Saturdays. These include departures from Newark and JFK airports and two daily flights from JFK with budget operator Interjet. Departure times include two overnight flights departing from New York just after midnight, in addition to morning and afternoon takeoff options. More than 20 daily additional indirect flights to Mexico City operate from early morning to late night from three New York airports, with one change required en route to the Mexican capital.
Departure Airport: John F. Kennedy International Airport is situated in Queens, 14 miles, (20 kilometers) southeast of Manhattan, served by New York subway services to Jamaica or Howard Beach stations connecting with AirTrain shuttles to the terminal, taking 45-60 minutes. LaGuardia Airport is also located in Queens, eight miles (13 kilometers) east of central New York, with MTA buses taking around 45 minutes to reach the terminal from downtown. Newark Liberty International Airport is in New Jersey, nine miles (15 kilometers) southwest of Manhattan, linked by regular Amtrak and NJ Transit trains, taking about 30 minutes to reach the airport station from the city. All airports have long and short stay parking lots, currency exchange desks, business lounges and free WiFi. Food court franchises include pizzerias, burger bars, international restaurants, coffee shops, pubs and cocktail bars. Duty free shopping outlets offer designer apparel, cosmetics, wine and liquor, luxury accessories and jewelry.
Arrival Airport: Mexico City Benito Juarez International Airport is Latin America's busiest airport, situated close to the city center, just five miles (eight kilometers) east of downtown. Public transit transfers to the center are available on subway trains on line 5 or Metrobus express buses taking 30 minutes. Facilities at the terminals include car rental desks, travel agencies, business lounges, currency exchange bureaux, free WiFi and charging stations. Dining options include fast food chains, Spanish and Mexican restaurants, taco stands, steak houses, bars and coffee shops. Duty free shopping malls offer Mexican gift stores, chocolatiers, jewelers, fashion boutiques, Mexican gourmet food and tequila outlets, and bookstores.
Travel between New York City, USA and Mexico City, Mexico by plane is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United States
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Mexico, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 1/25/23. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight between New York City and Mexico City before traveling.
Return travel from Mexico to USA is: Conditional.
Entry into USA is allowed for: Entry is conditional for citizens and permanent residents of Mexico
Requirements for reentering:
The government of USA has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 1/25/23. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your flight to New York City from Mexico City.
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