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Mexico City to Ixtapa Flights
Flights from Mexico City
Mexico City provides a stunning blend of modern and traditional Mexican life. When you're flying on cheap flights from Mexico City with Orbitz.com, you'll be travelling from the Benito Juarez International Airport. The airport is approximately 8 miles from the city center, and offers flights to cities across North America, South America and Asia. Aeromexico's central hub is located at the airport's main address, Cap. Piloto Aviador Carlos LeÃ³n, PeÃ±Ã³n de Los BaÃ±os, along with international airlines including Air Canada, Air France, Alaskan Air, American Airlines and British Airways.
Parking at the Airport
Long-term parking is available at off-site locations for a fee that varies by location. Each of these sites provides shuttle bus service to and from the airport itself. Guests looking to drop off flyers or park for a short term can use the parking garages located at the airport's two terminals. Parking charges at the terminals range from 25 to 50 Mexican pesos per hour, or approximately $2 to $4.
Mexico City Airport Transportation
Transportation to the airport is available through taxi services, the local subway and the city bus. Taxi services charge by time and distance, and rates from the city center typically run up to approximately 100 pesos, or $8. The subway provides quick access to the city center with continuing routes to other parts of Mexico City, and each metro ticket costs a mere 3 pesos. The subway can be extremely crowded during the busy morning and evening hours. Bus service is available from outlying cities to the airport, with fees varying based on your destination. Let Orbitz.com be your planner when you are looking to budget travel expenses along with your accommodations and flights.
Dining Options at the Airport
Dining options at the airport range from standard fast-food fare, including burgers and smoothies, to traditional Mexican cuisines. Restaurants are located near the small rail service that links the two terminals of the airport, and prices range from 50 to 250 pesos, or approximately $4 to $20, for most dishes. Several 7-Eleven locations provide cheap snacks, and travelers can stop in at Bar 21 or Baron Rojo for a drink and warm food while waiting for their cheap flights from Mexico City.
Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport
Orbitz.com finds you cheap flights to Ixtapa. The Ixtapa-Zihuatanjo International Airport is located at Carretera Nacional a Acapulco, approximately 12 miles from downtown Ixtapa. Six airlines service the airport-Aeromar, Aeromexico Connect, Alaska Airlines, Continental Airlines, Interjet and Magnicharter.
Transportation From the Airport
The airport has three authorized taxi and van service companies that take passengers from the airport to Ixtapa-Azsa, Etasa and Ttazsa. All companies accept cash, MasterCard or Visa, and they operate from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. The airport also houses six rental car companies. If you need access to a vehicle during your stay in Ixtapa, you can use the Orbitz.com website to reserve a rental car. The website also has sales and discounted packages that allow you to purchase your flight and rental car together.
Climate in Ixtapa
The temperature in Ixtapa ranges from the mid-60s to the low 80s all year long. The city's peak tourist season runs from April to December. During this time, the temperature is moderate with little rain. The rainy season runs from June to October. If you use Orbitz.com to book your trip in May or November, you'll have decent weather and save money, because it isn't the peak travel time.
Highlights and Attractions
Most people travel to Ixtapa to relax on one of the city's pristine beaches, but that's not all the city offers. You can take a boat to Ixtapa Island, a man-made wildlife preservation, or ride a bike along a path at Playa Linda. Orbitz.com does more than find you cheap flights to Ixtapa; the website has all the tools you need to plan every detail of your trip.
Cheap flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa
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Cheapest weekend flights in June from Mexico City to Ixtapa
|Leave Fri, Jun 21||Mexico City (MEX)||Ixtapa (ZIH)||AeroMexico||$411|
|Return Mon, Jun 24||Ixtapa (ZIH)||Mexico City (MEX)||AeroMexico|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Mexico City to Ixtapa
|Leave Sun, Jun 9||Mexico City (MEX)||Ixtapa (ZIH)||AeroMexico||$291|
|Return Sun, Jun 23||Ixtapa (ZIH)||Mexico City (MEX)||AeroMexico|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from Mexico City to Ixtapa
|Leave Mon, Jul 15||Mexico City (MEX)||Ixtapa (ZIH)||AeroMexico||$474|
|Return Fri, Jul 19||Ixtapa (ZIH)||Mexico City (MEX)||AeroMexico|
Airports in Mexico City , MX
Benito Juarez Airport (MEX)
Distance from City Center: 6.1 miles
Terminals and carriers for flights from MEX to ZIH
Terminal Carriers Terminal 2 AeroMexico
Toluca Airport (TLC)
Distance from City Center: 26.4 miles
Airports in Ixtapa , MX
Distance from City Center: 13.8 miles
Carriers for flights from MEX to ZIH
More to explore for Mexico City to Ixtapa
- 2 direct flights are operating from Mexico City to Ixtapa today.
- Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 11m.
- AeroMexico flight 2454 (5:02 AM GMT, Embraer 170/175/190/195) is today's earliest available flight from Mexico City to Ixtapa.
- AeroMexico flight 2458 (11:15 AM GMT, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) is today's latest available flight from Mexico City to Ixtapa.
- Today's shortest direct flight from Mexico City to Ixtapa (AeroMexico flight 2454, Embraer 170/175/190/195) takes 1h 9m.
- Today's longest direct flight from Mexico City to Ixtapa (AeroMexico flight 2458, Embraer RJ135/RJ140/RJ145) takes 1h 13m.
- Flights from Benito Juarez Airport (MEX), Toluca Airport (TLC) to Internacional (ZIH) are available for this route.