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Fares from $99 One Way, $212 Round Trip from San Antonio to Cancun

Prices starting at $212 for return flights and $99 for one-way flights to Cancun 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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More About Flying To Cancun from San Antonio

Flights from San Antonio to Cancun - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from San Antonio to Cancun?

You'll need to break up the journey from San Antonio, TX Airport (SAT-San Antonio Intl.) to Cancun, Quintana Roo Airport (CUN-Cancun Intl.) because there are no direct services on this route. Aeromexico, Delta Air Lines and American Airlines offer the next best thing — a flight with just a single stopover.

What is the shortest flight from San Antonio to Cancun?

The shortest flight time from San Antonio to Cancun is 3 hours and 5 minutes. Grab a refreshment from the drink cart, hone your travel itinerary or listen to that podcast — you'll have enough time on this medium-haul journey.

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Traveling from San Antonio to Cancun

Flights from San Antonio

Planning a trip from San Antonio to any domestic or international location is simple with Orbitz.com. Travelers can find low fare flights from San Antonio by searching several airlines at once. For travelers on a budget, this search function allows them to choose the best deals and options that most fit their needs.

San Antonio Airport

The San Antonio International Airport is located about 8 miles from downtown San Antonio on Airport Drive. It offers international and domestic flights provided by one of 16 airlines that currently serve the airport, including American, United, Southwest, US Airways, Delta, Airtran, Skywest, and several more. Flights from most of these airlines can be booked on Orbitz.com at low fares.

Airport Parking and Transportation

The San Antonio International Airport offers parking based on hourly rates, with the first 15 minutes free, and long-term parking for $10 per day. Using a taxi service might be a better option if you will have to park for several days. There are many taxi companies located in San Antonio that provide shuttle services to and from the airport. At Orbitz.com, you can arrange for your transportation to and from the San Antonio airport and from your destination city to the hotel quickly and easily so you will not have to worry about your transit on the day.

Airport Restaurants

For those who need a quick snack or a even full meal before their flight, the San Antonio airport has several dining options including McDonald's, Las Palapas Mexican Grill, Dunkin' Donuts, and Starbuck's, so grabbing some breakfast before an early morning flight is quick and convenient. Making your travel plans from San Antonio using Orbitz.com will ensure you get the best rates on flights and ground transportation available.

Cancun International Airport

Cancun International Airport is the second busiest airport in Mexico, so finding cheap flights to Cancun can take some time. Orbitz.com can assist you with finding the best deals available when you are planning your trip. Cancun International Airport is located at kilometer 22 of the Cancun-Cheturnal highway, approximately 25 minutes from downtown. Over 60 airlines fly into its three terminals, including American Airlines, AeroMexico, Iberia, Delta and United Airlines, so finding good deals on an air ticket should be possible.

Transportation from the Airport

Buses are the most popular form of transportation from the airport to your hotel or downtown. The fare is $4.00 per adult passenger, and the trip is approximately 35 minutes long. Shuttles and cars are available, but all ground transportation should be prearranged as taxis are not allowed at the airport. Orbitz.com will be able to assist you with your ground transportation needs.

Weather in Cancun

The best time to travel to Cancun is from November to February when temperatures are in the mid 80s and humidity is low. August to September is hurricane season, so traveling to Cancun should be avoided during those months.

Attractions and Activities in Cancun

No trip to Cancun would be complete without spending some time on one of Cancun's famous white sandy beaches. History buffs would enjoy a day trip to see the ancient Mayan ruins of Chichen Itza, considered to be one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Orbiz.com can arrange packages that include swimming with dolphins and ziplining in the jungle for adventure enthusiasts. Whatever your interests may be, Orbitz.com can assist you when you need cheap flights to Cancun.

^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.