Madrid to Cancun Flights
Traveling from Madrid to Cancun
Flying out of Madrid
Finding the right flights from Madrid can be as simple as doing a search at Orbitz.com. The search engine at the Orbtiz.com site combs through current flight schedules to show comparative costs, as well as departure and arrival times, layovers and other issues that make certain flight options more attractive than others. The Madrid-Barajas Airport, located at Avenida de la Hispanidad, 28042 Madrid, is 12 miles from the city center. It's the main hub for Iberia and does business with major airlines, including EasyJet, Delta, Air France, British Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Europa and others.
Parking at the Madrid-Barajas Airport
Orbitz.com can help travelers find convenient, affordable places on and off site for vacation parking. The airport in Madrid has express parking meant for dropping off and picking up travelers. For the first 30 minutes, the parking is free. Short- and long-term parking lots can be found at each terminal and cost from â‚¬9.60 for two hours up to â‚¬60 per day for Terminal 2 short-term parking. Long-term parking is available for â‚¬18.30 per day. The economy lot requires a shuttle ride back and forth to the terminals but costs only â‚¬10.80 per day or â‚¬62.80 per week.
Transportation to and From the Airport
For travelers who wish to avoid parking, Orbitz.com can help find special offers on ground transportation to and from Madrid-Barajas Airport. It takes approximately 30 minutes to get there from downtown by car. A credentialed taxi service will charge anywhere from â‚¬25 to â‚¬30 for the ride, but oftentimes there are taxi drivers inside the terminals offering cheaper rides who do not have the same credentials as those who have signed a contract with the airport. Passengers can also opt for a â‚¬2 train ride or take the bus for a similar fee.
Restaurants Near Madrid-Barajas Airport
There's no need to leave the airport to find an excellent selection of restaurants, counter service diners or bars. Orbitz.com can offer travelers deals on food and air packages, though they might not be dining in-house. The convenience of dining at the airport while waiting for flights from Madrid may be worth the cost, but passengers should expect the cost to be relatively more expensive than similar restaurants found in the city center.
Cancun International Airport
Cancun International Airport is the second busiest airport in Mexico, so finding cheap flights to Cancun can take some time. Orbitz.com can assist you with finding the best deals available when you are planning your trip. Cancun International Airport is located at kilometer 22 of the Cancun-Cheturnal highway, approximately 25 minutes from downtown. Over 60 airlines fly into its three terminals, including American Airlines, AeroMexico, Iberia, Delta and United Airlines, so finding good deals on an air ticket should be possible.
Transportation from the Airport
Buses are the most popular form of transportation from the airport to your hotel or downtown. The fare is $4.00 per adult passenger, and the trip is approximately 35 minutes long. Shuttles and cars are available, but all ground transportation should be prearranged as taxis are not allowed at the airport. Orbitz.com will be able to assist you with your ground transportation needs.
Weather in Cancun
The best time to travel to Cancun is from November to February when temperatures are in the mid 80s and humidity is low. August to September is hurricane season, so traveling to Cancun should be avoided during those months.
Attractions and Activities in Cancun
No trip to Cancun would be complete without spending some time on one of Cancun's famous white sandy beaches. History buffs would enjoy a day trip to see the ancient Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza, considered to be one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Orbiz.com can arrange packages that include swimming with dolphins and ziplining in the jungle for adventure enthusiasts. Whatever your interests may be, Orbitz.com can assist you when you need cheap flights to Cancun.
Cheap flights from Madrid to Cancun
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest round trip fares by airline from Madrid and Cancun
|American Airlines||MAD||CUN||Sat, Jan 18 - Sun, Jan 26||$906|
|US Airways||MAD||CUN||Sat, Jan 18 - Sun, Jan 26||$1,026|
|Air France||MAD||CUN||Sat, Jan 18 - Sun, Jan 26||$1,047|
|Iberia||MAD||CUN||Wed, Jan 15 - Thu, Jan 30||$1,077|
|British Airways||MAD||CUN||Wed, Jan 15 - Thu, Jan 30||$1,099|
|United Airlines||MAD||CUN||Sat, Jan 18 - Sun, Jan 26||$1,104|
|Delta Air Lines||MAD||CUN||Sat, Jan 18 - Sun, Jan 26||$1,140|
|Aeroflot Russian Airlines||MAD||CUN||Sat, Jan 18 - Sun, Jan 26||$1,287|
|Air Canada||MAD||CUN||Sat, Jan 18 - Sun, Jan 26||$1,306|
|AeroMexico||MAD||CUN||Wed, Jan 15 - Thu, Jan 30||$1,354|
|Air Europa||MAD||CUN||Sun, Jan 5 - Mon, Jan 13||$1,385|
|airberlin||MAD||CUN||Sun, Jan 19 - Sat, Jan 25||$1,507|
|Avianca||MAD||CUN||Sat, Jan 18 - Sun, Jan 26||$1,700|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||MAD||CUN||Sat, Jan 18 - Sun, Jan 26||$1,816|
|Lufthansa||MAD||CUN||Wed, Jan 15 - Thu, Jan 30||$2,451|
Madrid and Cancun airports and terminals
Flight schedule for flights from Madrid to Cancun on Fri, Dec 6, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Iberia/AeroMexico||IB6405/AM539||MAD||12:30 AM||CUN||10:26 AM||346/737||16hr 56min|
|Air France/Air France||AF1401/AF650||MAD||7:05 AM||CUN||4:35 PM||321/77W||16hr 30min|
|China Eastern Airlines/Air France||MU8632/AF650||MAD||7:05 AM||CUN||4:35 PM||321/77W||16hr 30min|
|Air Europa||UX63||MAD||3:15 PM||CUN||7:10 PM||333||10hr 55min|
|American Airlines/American Airlines||AA5957/AA2344||MAD||11:50 AM||CUN||8:00 PM||330/738||15hr 10min|
|Finnair/American Airlines||AY5659/AA2344||MAD||11:50 AM||CUN||8:00 PM||333/738||15hr 10min|
|British Airways/American Airlines||BA4271/AA2344||MAD||11:50 AM||CUN||8:00 PM||333/738||15hr 10min|
|Iberia/American Airlines||IB6275/AA2344||MAD||11:50 AM||CUN||8:00 PM||333/738||15hr 10min|
|American Airlines/American Airlines||AA5947/AA2492||MAD||11:55 AM||CUN||8:25 PM||330/738||15hr 30min|
|British Airways/American Airlines||BA4261/AA2492||MAD||11:55 AM||CUN||8:25 PM||333/738||15hr 30min|
|British Airways/British Airways||BA4261/BA5103||MAD||11:55 AM||CUN||8:25 PM||333/738||15hr 30min|
|Iberia/American Airlines||IB6123/AA2492||MAD||11:55 AM||CUN||8:25 PM||333/738||15hr 30min|
|Iberia/Iberia||IB6123/IB4003||MAD||11:55 AM||CUN||8:25 PM||333/738||15hr 30min|
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