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San Francisco to Cancun Flights

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Selected fares from San Francisco to Cancun

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SFO CUN Tue, Dec 9 - Thu, Dec 11 $416
SFO CUN Wed, Oct 29 - Tue, Nov 4 $451
SFO CUN Tue, Feb 3 - Wed, Feb 11 $461
SFO CUN Thu, Jan 15 - Tue, Jan 20 $470
SFO CUN Mon, Oct 27 - Wed, Oct 29 $470
SFO CUN Thu, Nov 6 - Tue, Nov 11 $472
SFO CUN Mon, Sep 29 - Sat, Oct 4 $493
SFO CUN Wed, Oct 29 - Mon, Nov 3 $528
SFO CUN Sat, Oct 4 - Tue, Oct 7 $682
SFO CUN Sat, Oct 11 - Mon, Oct 20 $835

San Francisco and Cancun airports and terminals

Airports in San Francisco CA, US
map of airports in San Francisco
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    San Francisco Airport (SFO)

    Distance from City Center: 11.9 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SFO to CUN

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 2 Virgin America
    Terminal I US Airways, United Airlines
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Airports in Cancun , MX
map of airports in Cancun
  • 1

    Cancun Airport (CUN)

    Distance from City Center: 10.5 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SFO to CUN

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 3 US Airways, United Airlines, Virgin America
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Cheap flights from San Francisco to Cancun

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from San Francisco to Cancun

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Sep 26 San Francisco (SFO) Cancun (CUN) AeroMexico $474
Earn $4.74
Return Mon, Sep 29 Cancun (CUN) San Francisco (SFO) AeroMexico

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from San Francisco to Cancun

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Sep 22 San Francisco (SFO) Cancun (CUN) AeroMexico $451
Earn $4.51
Return Mon, Sep 29 Cancun (CUN) San Francisco (SFO) AeroMexico

Best one-week trip in September from San Francisco to Cancun

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Sep 22 San Francisco (SFO) Cancun (CUN) AeroMexico $451
Earn $4.51
Return Mon, Sep 29 Cancun (CUN) San Francisco (SFO) AeroMexico
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from San Francisco to Cancun

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 30 San Francisco (SFO) Cancun (CUN) AeroMexico $451
Earn $4.51
Return Mon, Nov 3 Cancun (CUN) San Francisco (SFO) AeroMexico

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from San Francisco to Cancun

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Oct 18 San Francisco (SFO) Cancun (CUN) US Airways $420
Earn $4.20
Return Thu, Oct 23 Cancun (CUN) San Francisco (SFO) US Airways

Best one-week trip in October from San Francisco to Cancun

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 30 San Francisco (SFO) Cancun (CUN) AeroMexico $451
Earn $4.51
Return Thu, Nov 6 Cancun (CUN) San Francisco (SFO) AeroMexico
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November

Cheapest weekend flights in November from San Francisco to Cancun

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Nov 6 San Francisco (SFO) Cancun (CUN) AeroMexico $451
Earn $4.51
Return Mon, Nov 10 Cancun (CUN) San Francisco (SFO) AeroMexico

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from San Francisco to Cancun

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Nov 10 San Francisco (SFO) Cancun (CUN) US Airways $330
Earn $3.30
Return Thu, Nov 20 Cancun (CUN) San Francisco (SFO) US Airways

Best one-week trip in November from San Francisco to Cancun

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Nov 5 San Francisco (SFO) Cancun (CUN) AeroMexico $451
Earn $4.51
Return Wed, Nov 12 Cancun (CUN) San Francisco (SFO) AeroMexico
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Plan Your Vacation to Cancun

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San Francisco Airport Information

The San Francisco International Airport is located about 13 miles south of the city and provides international flights to the Cancun. Airlines providing service from San Francisco to Cancun include US Airways, Virgin American, United, AeroMexico, Delta, American, and AirTran.

The Bay Area Rapid Transit makes frequent trips to and from the airport and offers fares around $8 from most locations in San Francisco. The city has several taxi companies readily available to get you to the airport. The average cost to the airport from downtown is around $35, and the trip should take around 20 minutes. The airport has parking available in the parking garage and long-term lots. The garage is the most conveniently located option and has a daily rate of $36. The long-term lot can be found on South Airport Boulevard and has a daily rate of $18, including shuttle service.

If you have time for a full meal or just need a quick snack before your flight, the San Francisco Airport has a variety of dining options in the terminals. The Amoura Café is a Mediterranean-style deli, offering breakfast, salads, sandwiches, and drinks. If you are craving barbeque, head to Max's Eatz and Fresh Bakery in Terminal 1. Sushi and other Japanese cuisine items can be found at the Osho Japanese Cuisine.

Cancun, Mexico, Information

Cancun is located on the Caribbean Sea on the Yucatan Peninsula, and it is one of the most popular vacation destinations in Mexico. Early Mayan civilizations were once prominent in the area surrounding Cancun, and their historic remains are a must-see.

The Cancun International Airport is located about 25 minutes from downtown, and it welcomes millions of visitors every year. It has some of the best shops and restaurants anyone will find at an airport. Transportation to your hotel or other destination is available via shuttle, rental car, or bus. Rental cars provide a little more freedom than other options, and you can prearrange your rental on Orbitz.com from Dollar, Hertz, Thrifty, or Budget. Check with your hotel for possible free or bargain shuttle options. Cancun-Taxi offers taxi and shuttle service from the airport; their rates begin at $5 per person.

Temperatures in Cancun are fairly consistent throughout the year. July and August are the hottest months, with an average high of 90°F. December and January average highs around 82°F. Normally September and October receive about 9 inches of rainfall each month, while March and April receive only about 1.5 inches. Cancun provides a variety of beautiful attractions and activities everyone will enjoy, including the Coba Ruins, Riviera Cancun Golf, and The Royal Sands Spa. Don't forget to spend a few hours relaxing on the miles of beautiful beaches Cancun has to offer.

Book Your Cancun Vacation

Locating bargain air tickets from San Francisco to Cancun is easy on Orbitz.com. Whether you need a break from cold temperatures or a relaxing getaway, Cancun can satisfy both of these needs. Start planning your trip to Cancun, and stay within your budget by using Orbitz.com. You will save time and money on transportation and hotel accommodations.

Aircraft options between San Francisco and Cancun

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 737-900 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Boeing 737-800 Passenger United Airlines, US Airways
Airbus Industrie A320 Virgin America