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Airfares from $92 One Way, $194 Round Trip from Chicago to Cancun

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More About Flying To Cancun from Chicago

Route Information for Flights from Chicago to Cancun

Origin Airport IATA Code CHI
Destination Airport IATA Code CUN
Distance 1447 mi
Direct Flight Airlines American Airlines, Frontier Airlines, United Airlines, Spirit Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 2:37PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 6:00PM UTC

Travel from Chicago to Cancun

Flights from Chicago to Cancun are popular among travelers. Cancun offers a variety of sandy beaches, an exciting nightlife and a wide selection of things to see and do. Orbitz.com can assist individuals in locating bargain travel deals and can help locate flight tickets from Chicago to Cancun.

Chicago, Illinois

The Chicago O'Hare International Airport is located 17 miles from downtown Chicago. It is the main airport serving the Chicago area. Several airlines offer flights from Chicago to Cancun, including Delta, American Airlines and US Airways.

There are several parking options available at the airport. The chief parking garage is located near the main terminal, and an economy lot is available for extended parking. Arrangements must be made in advance for vehicles parked longer than 30 days, and oversized vehicles are prohibited from parking at any of the on-site lots. There are a number of ways for travelers to get to and from the airport. The Chicago Transit Authority is located approximately 30 minutes from the airport. The mass transit rail line is accessible by bus or shuttle service. Car rentals are offered in the city, and taxis are available at metered rates.

For travelers who arrive at the airport with time to eat, there are a variety of options available. Starbucks coffee is available in several locations in the airport, and McDonald's offers a selection of breakfast menu items.

Cancun, Mexico

Cancun is a city located along the southeastern border of Mexico, on the Yucatan Peninsula. It is a popular tourist destination with white-sand beaches and a variety of luxury accommodations. Millions of individuals travel to Cancun each year for both business and pleasure.

Experience Cancun

The Cancun International Airport is located approximately 10 miles from downtown Cancun. It is one of the busiest airports in the Caribbean. Travelers arriving in Cancun from Chicago will arrive at the Cancun International Airport. Local city buses offer inexpensive transportation from the airport to various spots around the city. Hotel shuttles offer complementary rides to their guests both to and from the airport. Car rental agencies are located at the airport, and taxis offer rides to anywhere in the area.

Cancun has a tropical climate, which offers warm temperatures all year. The warmest months are July and August, when temperatures are around 85 degrees Fahrenheit. The coolest month of the year is January, when temperatures are in the upper 70s.

There are plenty of things to do while visiting Cancun. The Coba Ruins is an isolated Indian ruins, which features one of the largest Mayan Cities. Tour the grounds and climb to the top of the pyramids. The Playa Delfines is an undeveloped beach located just 5 miles from the city center. Visitors can lie in the sun and get a great view of the area resorts. The Ultramar is a passenger ferry that connects Cancun to Cozumel and Isla Mujeres. The boats feature bathrooms and air conditioning.

Planning Your Trip to Cancun

With dozens of daily flights available, planning a trip from Chicago to Cancun has never been easier. Orbitz.com can help find and schedule travel plans to the various resorts in Cancun and locate the best bargains on flights from Chicago to Cancun.

Flights from Chicago to Cancun - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Chicago to Cancun now?

If you're agonizing over quarantine and travel restrictions when flying from Chicago to Cancun, go right to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

Are there non-stop flights from Chicago to Cancun?

Nonstop services are offered by as many as 4 airlines from O'Hare Airport to Cancun Airport, which means you could be booking your memorable getaway in a matter of minutes. Here are some reliable carriers to check out:

  • American Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • Spirit Airlines
  • Frontier Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Chicago to Cancun?

The shortest flight time from Chicago to Cancun is around 4 hours and 12 minutes. Grab a wine from the drink cart, write in your travel journal or listen to that podcast — you'll have enough time on this medium-haul trip.

What airlines fly from Chicago to Cancun most frequently?

Satisfy your wanderlust and travel with one of the following airlines that fly most frequently from Chicago to Cancun: American Airlines - (AA) with 65 flights every month United Airlines - (UA) with 60 flights every month Spirit Airlines - (NK) with 30 flights every month Frontier Airlines - (F9) with 30 flights every month

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Cancun?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Cancun have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Cancun with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Cancun without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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