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More About Flying To Tampico from Mexico City

Route Information for Flights from Mexico City to Tampico

Origin Airport IATA Code MEX
Destination Airport IATA Code TAM
Distance 212 mi
Direct Flight Airlines KLM, JAL, Air France, LATAM Airlines, Aeromexico
Earliest Flight Arrival 1:28PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 2:21AM UTC
Jan 29, 2020

As a low-cost, i did not expect the coffee.!! :)

A verified traveler
Mexico City to Tampico · Interjet
Nov 27, 2019

Great overall service.

A verified traveler
Mexico City to Tampico · Aeromexico

Traveling from Mexico City to Tampico

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.

Tampico International Airport

Whether you are traveling for work or pleasure, you can find cheap flights to Tampico, Mexico on Orbitz.com. Tampico International Airport, also known as General Francisco Javier Mina International Airport, uses the international designator TAM. This airport is located just nine km from the city center and serves Aeromexico Connect, United Express, Interjet, VivaAerobus, and Aeromar.

Transportation into Tampico

After arriving in Tampico, you can take a taxi or book a ride on a van heading into town. You can also rent a car at one of the many car rental kiosks on the lower level of the terminal. Rental car companies represented at this airport include Alamo, Thrifty, Auto Rentas Rayto, and Avis. You may be able to book your car rental along with your air tickets on Orbitz.com.

Tampico Weather and Climate

Tampico enjoys a tropical climate, so it is warm year-round. Summer temperatures average in the high 80s during the day and drop into the 70s at night, while winter temperatures average in the 70s during the day and drop into the high 50s at night. June through September are the rainiest months, and humidity tends to be high all year.

Tampico Activities and Events

Visitors to Tampico can explore the historical structures and natural beauty of the area. Visit Miramar beach for swimming, sunbathing, and water sports, or take a walk on the ocean-side boardwalk to watch marine mammals and enjoy the scenery. Important local historic attractions include Immaculate Conception Cathedral and the Las Flores pyramid. Travelers who visit Tampico also enjoy dining on fresh local seafood at restaurants in town. No matter when you want to visit, book your cheap flights to Tampico on Orbitz.com.

Flights from Mexico City to Tampico - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Mexico City to Tampico now?

If you're agonizing over travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when catching a flight from Mexico City to Tampico, go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

Are there non-stop flights from Mexico City to Tampico?

Yes, there are two airlines that offer nonstop flights from Mexico City Intl. Airport (MEX) to General Francisco Javier Mina Intl. Airport (TAM). Hunt for a great deal and jet off with Aeromexico or VivaAerobus.

What is the shortest flight from Mexico City to Tampico?

It can take just 40 minutes to get from MEX to Tampico, Tamaulipas Airport (TAM-General Francisco Javier Mina Intl.). Take a seat and enjoy those window views, because you’ll be disembarking in next to no time.

What airlines fly from Mexico City to Tampico most frequently?

Look up Aeromexico (AM). This airline offers some of the most frequent flights from Benito Juárez Intl. Airport to TAM. It operates 117 services on this route each month and is a favorite with travelers. VivaAerobus (VB) will also fly you to your destination in style and comfort. Offering 17 monthly flights between Mexico City and Tampico, it's another quality airline to look into.

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

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 Tampico 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 Tampico with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Tampico 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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