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Cheap round-trip flights to Puerto Vallarta

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Puerto Vallarta Flight Data

Destination Airport IATA Code PVR
Destination City Name Puerto Vallarta
Flight Price $276

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Cheap Flights to Puerto Vallarta

One of Mexico’s most popular resorts, Puerto Vallarta offers fantastic beaches, great restaurants and wall-to-wall sunshine. Book your flights to Puerto Vallarta today and soak up some warm, tropical sun.

When to Book Flights to Puerto Vallarta

With average temperatures ranging between 83˚F and 92˚F throughout the year, Puerto Vallarta makes a great destination in all seasons.

If you want guaranteed blue skies and sunshine, book your Puerto Vallarta flights between January and March. This is peak season in the resort and beaches and hotels are often busy with visitors making the most of the winter sun.

If you want to top up your tan but avoid the crowds, book your flight to Puerto Vallarta in the spring or fall months. From April to June and October to December temperatures are warm but crowds are sparse.

In the summer, the weather can be hot and tropical downpours are common. However, if you can put up with a little rain this can be a great time to find Cheap Flights to Puerto Vallarta.

How to Find Cheap Flights to Puerto Vallarta

Book your tickets to Puerto Vallarta using Orbitz and finding a great deal should be easy.

Use the ‘Advanced Options’ on the Flights page to refine your search to nonstop services or refundable flights and to select your preferred airline or class.

On the results page, you can click the ‘Show Flexible Dates’ link to see if you could save money by moving your trip back or forwards by a day or two.

You can find the journey that’s perfect for you by using the filters on the results page to sort your flights. Use the options on the left of the page to narrow your search by airline, departure time or number of stops or use the drop down menu at the top of your results to arrange flights by price or duration.

US Departures to Puerto Vallarta

Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport

The main air hub near Puerto Vallarta is Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport. The airport is served by a good choice of airlines and offers flights to destinations across Mexico, the US and Canada. Seasonal services to long haul European destinations are also available during peak periods.

Located around three miles from the main resort areas, the airport is a convenient entry point for visitors heading to the region on vacation. From the airport you can catch a taxi, shuttle or buss to your destination. Taxis offer a flat fare to most parts of Puerto Vallarta while the price for shuttle services can vary.

Which Airlines Fly to Puerto Vallarta?

A good choice of airlines offers regular flights to Puerto Vallarta Mexico.

These include:

  • United
  • American
  • Delta
  • Southwest
  • InterJet
  • Aeromexico
  • Alaska

How to Get Around Puerto Vallarta

If you can tear yourself away from the hotel pool, you’ll find it easy to get out and explore the area around Puerto Vallarta. The cheapest way to travel is by bus. There are plenty of stops all around the resort and regular services connect many of the region’s most popular destinations.

If you want a slightly more comfortable journey, you can take a taxi.

The best way to get around the resort itself area is on foot. If your destination isn’t too far away, walking gives you the perfect opportunity to see a little more of the resort and get some exercise. Most hotels in the downtown area of Puerto Vallarta are within easy reach of the resort’s main restaurants, bars and attractions making it easy to get out and explore.

Must-See Attractions in Puerto Vallarta

One of the most popular day trips from Puerto Vallarta is Bucerías. Still relatively undeveloped, the small fishing town is home to a fantastic beach and an authentic Mexican feel. Escape the crowds of Puerto Vallarta and spend a day relaxing on the town’s expansive sands.

One of the best beaches in the area is Bahía de Banderas, or Banderas Bay. Known for its clear waters and vibrant marine life, it’s a great place for snorkeling, sun bathing and getting close to nature.

If you want to go a little further afield hop on a boat and travel to the spectacular Marieta Islands. On the boat trip over you might just spot whales swimming past and when you arrive you’ll be able to relax on breathtaking beaches in a pristine environment.

Tips for Traveling in Puerto Vallarta

US citizens don’t need a visa to travel to Mexico however you will need to carry a valid passport.

Puerto Vallarta When to Go

Sharing the same latitude as the Hawaiian Islands, Puerto Vallarta basks in a consistent subtropical climate. The rainy season runs from June through September. During this time, it may rain almost daily, though showers are primarily in the late afternoon or evening. Temperatures reach 90 degrees during the summer, as compared to the mid-80s in the winter.

As peak season (November to April) rolls around, fetes like the International Gourmet Festival bring in the masses and cause prices to shoot up. But if you’re an avid foodie, it’s well worth it to savor the fare with other epicureans. This ten-day culinary fest showcases some 20 international guest chefs who join local chefs in presenting winemaker dinners, cooking classes, and tequila pairings.

There’s also Art Walk season, which runs from the last Wednesday in October through the last Wednesday in May. Wander from gallery to gallery with libations in hand to chat with the artists and peruse all genres of paintings. Since all Art Walk participating galleries are situated in Centro Historico, strolling from one to another is a breeze.

To avoid the bustle and get more bang for your vacation buck, consider May or October. The weather is pleasant, businesses are open but not jam-packed, and discounted rates are available at most hotels.

Other celebrations include the Vallarta Wine Festival and Puerto Vallarta Regatta in February, the Nautical Festival and Banderas Bay Regatta in March, San Sebastian Cultural Weekend and Puerto Vallarta Restaurant Week in May, Dia de Charro and Mexican Independence Day in September, Dia de la Revolucion in November, and the Fiesta de Guadeloupe and Puerto Vallarta Film Festival in December.

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