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Fares from $41 One Way, $84 Round Trip from Mexico City to La Paz

Prices starting at $84 for return flights and $41 for one-way flights to La Paz were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Mexico City to La Paz

Origin Airport IATA CodeMEX
Destination Airport IATA CodeSJD
Distance730 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAerolineas Argentinas, KLM, Air Europa, Air France, Delta Air Lines, Copa Airlines, Interjet, Volaris, Gol, Aeromexico, VivaAerobus
Earliest Flight Arrival2:28PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival12:49AM UTC

Flights Review

Feb 26, 2018

Great airline - deserves a much better rating that what is shown on Orbitz

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Flights from Mexico City

Mexico City provides a stunning blend of modern and traditional Mexican life. When you're flying on cheap flights from Mexico City with Orbitz.com, you'll be travelling from the Benito Juarez International Airport. The airport is approximately 8 miles from the city center, and offers flights to cities across North America, South America and Asia. Aeromexico's central hub is located at the airport's main address, Cap. Piloto Aviador Carlos León, Peñón de Los Baños, along with international airlines including Air Canada, Air France, Alaskan Air, American Airlines and British Airways.

Parking at the Airport

Long-term parking is available at off-site locations for a fee that varies by location. Each of these sites provides shuttle bus service to and from the airport itself. Guests looking to drop off flyers or park for a short term can use the parking garages located at the airport's two terminals. Parking charges at the terminals range from 25 to 50 Mexican pesos per hour, or approximately $2 to $4.

Mexico City Airport Transportation

Transportation to the airport is available through taxi services, the local subway and the city bus. Taxi services charge by time and distance, and rates from the city center typically run up to approximately 100 pesos, or $8. The subway provides quick access to the city center with continuing routes to other parts of Mexico City, and each metro ticket costs a mere 3 pesos. The subway can be extremely crowded during the busy morning and evening hours. Bus service is available from outlying cities to the airport, with fees varying based on your destination. Let Orbitz.com be your planner when you are looking to budget travel expenses along with your accommodations and flights.

Dining Options at the Airport

Dining options at the airport range from standard fast-food fare, including burgers and smoothies, to traditional Mexican cuisines. Restaurants are located near the small rail service that links the two terminals of the airport, and prices range from 50 to 250 pesos, or approximately $4 to $20, for most dishes. Several 7-Eleven locations provide cheap snacks, and travelers can stop in at Bar 21 or Baron Rojo for a drink and warm food while waiting for their cheap flights from Mexico City.

El Alto International Airport

When travelers visit La Paz, Bolivia, they land at El Alto International Airport. This airport is located eight miles southwest of La Paz. Aerocon, Amaszonas, Avianca, and other airlines serve this area, and flights to La Paz travel from several locations in South America and are available through Orbitz.com.

Transportation from El Alto

A bus runs from the main La Paz bus terminal to and from the main terminal at Plaza Antofagasta. The airport also supports taxis. If you prefer to have a rental car, El Alto has rental car kiosks available. Orbitz.com works with Hertz and other companies to provide you with cheap deals on rentals.

Weather in La Paz

In La Paz, the seasons are reversed because it is south of the equator. Because of its proximity to the equator, there are few variations in temperature. Summertime highs reach 60°F, and wintertime lows reach 25°F. The city is located at a high altitude, which explains the cooler temperatures. Consult your physician before traveling to high altitudes, and take plenty of cool-weather clothing.

What to Do

La Paz is one of the most scenic locations in South America because of its location in the Andes Mountains. If you're daring, you can perform gravity-assisted mountain biking, which involves coasting down steep trails. History buffs can visit preconquistador museums. People interested in the occult can visit the Witches' Market, a portion of the square devoted to selling materials for Aymara religious rituals. Getting tickets for flights to La Paz can is the first step to a dream vacation in South America.

Flights from Mexico City to La Paz - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Mexico City to La Paz?

Get ready to book, because there are two carriers that fly nonstop from Mexico City, Distrito Federal (MEX-Mexico City Intl.) to La Paz, Baja California Sur (LAP-Manuel Marquez de Leon Intl.). Lock in an awesome deal with Aeromexico or Volaris.

What is the shortest flight from Mexico City to La Paz?

Leave that binge-watching for another time, because the flight from Mexico City to La Paz can take as little as 2 hours and 23 minutes.

What airlines fly from Mexico City to La Paz most frequently?

Consider booking a ticket with Aeromexico (AM), which frequently services this route. This airline offers 66 flights each month between Mexico City, Distrito Federal (MEX-Mexico City Intl.) and La Paz, Baja California Sur (LAP-Manuel Marquez de Leon Intl.). Volaris (Y4) will also fly you to your destination in comfort and style. Offering 60 monthly flights between Mexico City and La Paz, it's another popular airline to look into.

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

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 La Paz 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 La Paz with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to La Paz 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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

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 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.