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Airfares from $47 One Way, $83 Round Trip from Mexico City to Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo

Prices starting at $83 for return flights and $47 for one-way flights to Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo from Mexico City

Route Information for Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo

Origin Airport IATA Code MEX
Destination Airport IATA Code LZC
Distance 200 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Aeromar, KLM, JAL, Air France, LATAM Airlines, Volaris, VivaAerobus, WestJet, Aeromexico
Earliest Flight Arrival 4:05PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 10:13PM UTC

Find Cheap Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa

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.

Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport

Orbitz.com finds you cheap flights to Ixtapa. The Ixtapa-Zihuatanjo International Airport is located at Carretera Nacional a Acapulco, approximately 12 miles from downtown Ixtapa. Six airlines service the airport-Aeromar, Aeromexico Connect, Alaska Airlines, Continental Airlines, Interjet and Magnicharter.

Transportation From the Airport

The airport has three authorized taxi and van service companies that take passengers from the airport to Ixtapa-Azsa, Etasa and Ttazsa. All companies accept cash, MasterCard or Visa, and they operate from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. The airport also houses six rental car companies. If you need access to a vehicle during your stay in Ixtapa, you can use the Orbitz.com website to reserve a rental car. The website also has sales and discounted packages that allow you to purchase your flight and rental car together.

Climate in Ixtapa

The temperature in Ixtapa ranges from the mid-60s to the low 80s all year long. The city's peak tourist season runs from April to December. During this time, the temperature is moderate with little rain. The rainy season runs from June to October. If you use Orbitz.com to book your trip in May or November, you'll have decent weather and save money, because it isn't the peak travel time.

Highlights and Attractions

Most people travel to Ixtapa to relax on one of the city's pristine beaches, but that's not all the city offers. You can take a boat to Ixtapa Island, a man-made wildlife preservation, or ride a bike along a path at Playa Linda. Orbitz.com does more than find you cheap flights to Ixtapa; the website has all the tools you need to plan every detail of your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Mexico City to Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo now?
Check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date information on quarantine and travel restrictions when getting a flight from Mexico City to Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo.
Are there non-stop flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo?
No less than 4 airlines have direct services from MEX to Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo Intl. Airport (ZIH), so you won’t need to stress about swapping planes or running for a connecting flight. Popular carriers on this route are:

  • Aeromexico
  • Aeromar
  • VivaAerobus
  • Volaris

What is the shortest flight from Mexico City to Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo?
The journey from Mexico City to Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo can be as quick as 1 hour and 4 minutes. With an easy flight time like this, why not round up some friends and take off on a spur-of-the-moment getaway?
What airlines fly from Mexico City to Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo most frequently?
We all have things we look for when it comes to airlines, and you have a good selection when jetting off from Mexico City to Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo. These carriers offer the most flights on the route: Aeromexico - (AM) with 78 flights every month Aeromar - (VW) with 60 flights every month VivaAerobus - (VB) with 30 flights every month Volaris - (Y4) with 13 flights every month
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo?
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 Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo 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 Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Ixtapa - Zihuatanejo 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 2021 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 from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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