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Route Information for Flights from New York to Mexico City

Origin Airport IATA Code NYC
Destination Airport IATA Code MEX
Distance 2091 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Delta Air Lines, Korean Air, VivaAerobus, Aeromexico, EL AL, Virgin Atlantic
Earliest Flight Arrival 10:00AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 2:30AM UTC

Flights from New York to Mexico City

Flying from New York to Mexico City is easy because you have so many different options. Multiple airlines provide nonstop flights, and the flights are available from two different airports. Use Orbitz.com to make booking your flight even easier because Orbitz.com offers dozens of flights leaving every day and arriving in Mexico City.

New York City, New York

New York City is home to hundreds of attractions, Broadway shows, major businesses, and LaGuardia Airport. Depending on your schedule, you might find that the best flights leave from the Newark Liberty International Airport, which is in New Jersey, or you might use the John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York.

Travelers leaving from LaGuardia can park in an economy or long-term lot for around $33 per day. Those who do not have a car can take city buses or ride to the airport in a cab. Cab rates start at around $21 per ride. The airport also has several on-site restaurants, including World Bean, Bisoux, McDonald's, and Cibo Express. JFK Airport offers parking for just $18 for the first 24 hours, and the airport has ground transportation in the form of AirTran, city buses, and taxis. JFK is also home to restaurants like New York Hotdog & Coffee, Sbarro, Panini Express, and Euro Café.

Transportation to the Newark Liberty International Airport is also available by taxi, but a ride from Manhattan will cost $50 or more. If you decide to drive to the airport, you will pay $18 for parking, with discounts available for longer periods. The airport is also home to restaurants like Qdoba, Dunkin' Donuts, Earl of Sandwich, and Subway.

Mexico City, Mexico

Mexico City is home to more than eight million people, and it is the capital of Mexico. The history of the city dates back to ancient times, and some of the top tourist attractions in the city are those relating to this history. With lots of attractions, travelers always find something to do.

Uncover Mexico City

The Licenciado Adolfo Lopez Mateos International Airport in Mexico City welcomes travelers from around the world. United Airlines, AeroMexico, and Delta Air Lines provide nonstop flights to this airport, while companies like US Airways and Air Mexico offer connecting flights. Airport-recommended cab companies sit outside the terminals, offering low-fare rides to downtown areas and hotels across the city. Some local hotels run shuttles back and forth from the airport, or you can rent a car to get around the city.

Mexico City experiences highs above 70 degrees Fahrenheit every month, which makes picking a time to visit an easy task. The late spring and early summer is the best time for a visit because the city gets lows in the mid-50s and highs around 80 degrees. Make sure that you avoid the winter frost and high rainfall in July.

The Chapultepec Park and Zoo, Viveros de Coyoacan, and Xochimilco represent some of the best parks in Mexico City. Travelers enjoy cultural sites such as the National Museum of Anthropology, Templo Mayor, Metropolitan Cathedral, and Palacio de Bellas Artes. The Frida Kahlo Museum and National Museum of Art are also popular with travelers.

Get Ready for Mexico City

Taking a flight from New York to Mexico City lets you experience the best that this foreign destination has to offer. The deals offered by Orbitz.com ensure that no traveler has to pay retail price again. Orbitz.com provides deals on a number of travel arrangements, including flights from New York to Mexico City, car rentals, and rooms at popular hotels and resorts.

Flights from New York to Mexico City - Frequently Asked Questions

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

If you're puzzled about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when flying from New York to Mexico City, go right to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

Are there non-stop flights from New York to Mexico City?

You're in luck — you'll find 3 airlines which offer nonstop services from New York, NY Airport (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) to Mexico City Intl. Airport (MEX). Here are some of the best:

  • Aeromexico
  • Delta
  • VivaAerobus
What is the shortest flight from New York to Mexico City?

Flying from LGA to MEX will take you at least 5 hours and 46 minutes. Indulge in a tipple and get stuck into that book — this is the perfect opportunity to sit back and chill out.

What airlines fly from New York to Mexico City most frequently?

There are two airlines offering frequent flights from JFK Airport to Benito Juárez Intl. Airport, including Delta (DL). The preferred choice of many travelers, it operates 60 flights on this route every month. Also investigate the fares from Aeromexico (AM). Offering 60 monthly flights between New York and Mexico City, they make the journey just as good as the destination.

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

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 Mexico City 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 Mexico City with flexible change policies?

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