Flights from San Francisco to Cancun

Selected fares from San Francisco to Cancun

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
SFO CUN Tue, May 12 - Tue, May 19 $472
SFO CUN Wed, Sep 2 - Wed, Sep 9 $472
SFO CUN Sun, May 3 - Tue, May 5 $481
SFO CUN Thu, May 14 - Tue, May 19 $487
SFO CUN Sat, Sep 12 - Mon, Sep 21 $499
SFO CUN Tue, May 5 - Tue, May 12 $510
SFO CUN Tue, Oct 6 - Sun, Oct 11 $526
SFO CUN Sat, May 9 - Sat, May 16 $539
SFO CUN Tue, Jun 2 - Thu, Jun 4 $707
SFO CUN Mon, Nov 9 - Fri, Nov 13 $755
SFO CUN Thu, May 21 - Tue, May 26 $836
SFO CUN Wed, Sep 23 - Wed, Sep 30 $836
SFO CUN Wed, Sep 23 - Wed, Sep 30 $1,230

San Francisco and Cancun airports and terminals

Airports in San Francisco CA, US

map of airports in San Francisco
  • 1

    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 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 United Airlines, Virgin America
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April

Cheapest weekend flights in April from San Francisco to Cancun

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Apr 23 San Francisco (SFO) Cancun (CUN) jetBlue $499
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Return Mon, Apr 27 Cancun (CUN) San Francisco (SFO) jetBlue

Lowest roundtrip airfare in April from San Francisco to Cancun

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Leave Sat, Apr 18 San Francisco (SFO) Cancun (CUN) United Airlines $472
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Return Wed, Apr 22 Cancun (CUN) San Francisco (SFO) United Airlines

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

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, Apr 21 San Francisco (SFO) Cancun (CUN) United Airlines $472
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May

Cheapest weekend flights in May from San Francisco to Cancun

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, May 7 San Francisco (SFO) Cancun (CUN) United Airlines $477
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Leave Tue, May 12 San Francisco (SFO) Cancun (CUN) United Airlines $472
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Leave Tue, May 12 San Francisco (SFO) Cancun (CUN) United Airlines $472
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June

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Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jun 4 San Francisco (SFO) Cancun (CUN) AeroMexico $553
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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.

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Interesting facts about flights from San Francisco to Cancun

    • 1 direct flights are operating from San Francisco to Cancun today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 5h 20m.
    • United Airlines flight 1679 (8:44 AM GMT, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from San Francisco to Cancun.
    • United Airlines flight 1679 (8:44 AM GMT, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from San Francisco to Cancun.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from San Francisco to Cancun (United Airlines flight 1679, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) takes 5h 20m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from San Francisco to Cancun (United Airlines flight 1679, Boeing 737-900 Passenger) takes 5h 20m.
    • Flights from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cancun Airport (CUN) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from San Francisco to Cancun on Wed, Apr 1, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines/American Airlines AA1052/AA82 SFO 12:55 AM CUN 10:08 AM 738/757 7hr 13min
American Airlines/US Airways AA1052/US82 SFO 12:55 AM CUN 10:08 AM 738/757 7hr 13min
Delta Air Lines/AeroMexico DL1222/AM5229 SFO 10:45 PM CUN 10:08 AM 739/320 9hr 23min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL1222/DL529 SFO 10:45 PM CUN 10:08 AM 739/320 9hr 23min
United Airlines/AeroMexico UA1424/AM5229 SFO 10:53 PM CUN 10:08 AM 738/320 9hr 15min
United Airlines/Delta Air Lines UA1424/DL529 SFO 10:53 PM CUN 10:08 AM 738/320 9hr 15min
US Airways/American Airlines US1052/AA82 SFO 12:55 AM CUN 10:08 AM 738/757 7hr 13min
US Airways/US Airways US1052/US82 SFO 12:55 AM CUN 10:08 AM 738/757 7hr 13min
jetBlue/jetBlue B6278/B62095 SFO 11:07 PM CUN 10:24 AM 320/E90 9hr 17min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA272/AA1157 SFO 11:40 PM CUN 10:58 AM 738/738 9hr 18min
American Airlines/US Airways AA272/US1157 SFO 11:40 PM CUN 10:58 AM 738/738 9hr 18min
US Airways/American Airlines US272/AA1157 SFO 11:40 PM CUN 10:58 AM 738/738 9hr 18min
US Airways/US Airways US272/US1157 SFO 11:40 PM CUN 10:58 AM 738/738 9hr 18min