Unfortunately, you won't find any direct flights from Mazatlan to Cancun. If you want to fly from Mazatlan, Sinaloa Airport (MZT-General Rafael Buelna Intl.) to Cancun, Quintana Roo Airport (CUN-Cancun Intl.), get ready to change planes. Aeromexico, VivaAerobus and Delta Air Lines operate on this route with just one stopover. Use the break to give your legs a stretch and grab a bite to eat.
From Mazatlan, the unique sights and sounds of Cancun are at least 3 hours and 54 minutes away. Lock in your favorite seat, or perhaps even one with more legroom, and fly to your destination in total comfort.
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The General Rafael Buelna International Airport handles all of the air traffic heading into the city of Mazatlan in Mexico. The single terminal airport is small, with just over 750 thousand passengers a year, but it provides excellent service to the popular tourist destination. Airlines providing cheap flights from Mazatlan include Aeromexico, Delta Air Lines, US Airways and WestJet, with reservations available through Orbitz.com.
For those who drive to General Rafael Buelna International Airport, both short- and long-term parking are available. The parking fees begin at about $2 for the first hour and increase by $0.50 for each 15-minute period thereafter until reaching a maximum charge of about $18 daily. A lost ticket will result in an additional charge of $18. All payments are made in the terminal building using the automated payment machines for cash or the manned booth for credit cards.
Transport to the airport from the Mazatlan city center is provided by authorized taxi service. The taxis charge fees based on the starting zone of the trip, the car size and the number of passengers.
You can enjoy a last meal before leaving the city at a number of fine local restaurants. For the budget traveler, El Shrimp Bucket offers fresh seafood at an attractively low price. For a last taste of local cuisine, Copa de Leche is hard to beat, offering delicious dishes such as pechugas en nogada, alambe and shrimp a la plancha. If you're in a hurry to catch one of the cheap flights from Mazatlan arranged through Orbitz.com, a quick trip to the food court in the terminal should suffice.
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.
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.
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.
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.