How to travel from Mexico City to Cancún

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Travel Information from Mexico City to Cancún

distanceDistance803 miles (1295 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$28 - $58
fastestFastest modeFlight • $58 (€53) • 2 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesvivaaerobus

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 803 miles (1295 km) from Mexico City to Cancún. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are vivaaerobus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Mexico City to Cancún.

Travel Tips: Travel from Mexico City to Cancún

Travel to Cancún easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Mexico City to Cancún.

There are 4 ways that you can travel to Cancún from Mexico City. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Cancún from Mexico City is by taking a bus with an average price of $28 (€26).

This is compared to other travel options to Cancún:

Taking a bus is about $30 (€27) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $58 (€53) for this journey.

The fastest way to get to Cancún from Mexico City is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Cancún can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

Cancún is approximately 803 miles (1295 km) away from Mexico City.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Mexico City to Cancún:

  • Flights most often depart from Mexico City at Mexico City and arrive in Cancún at Can Cun.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Mexico City to Cancún, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with vivaaerobus for flights to Cancún. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for vivaaerobus Mexico City to Cancún tickets on Omio for $58 (€53).

Yes, there are direct routes from Mexico City to Cancún with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct flight with Aeromexico, Volaris or vivaaerobus.

Direct services to Cancún tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

Many of our customers traveling from Mexico City to Cancún don't make Cancún their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Cancún are Madrid, Paris or Brussels, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Cancún to any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Mexico City to Cancún, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $28 (€26) one way on average for this route.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $58 (€53) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Mexico City to Cancún tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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