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Fares from $85 One Way, $109 Round Trip from Mexicali to Cancun

Prices starting at $109 for return flights and $85 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 Mexicali

Route Information for Flights from Mexicali to Cancun

Origin Airport IATA CodeMXL
Destination Airport IATA CodeCUN
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Traveling from Mexicali to Cancun

Mexicali Airport

Finding cheap flights from Mexicali is easy with Orbitz.com. Compare fares between several airlines and find the best deal from Mexicali to other Mexican destinations as well as connecting service to the United States and beyond. Mexicali is the capital of the Mexican state of Baja California. The airport is located about 20 miles due east of the city and just several miles south of the border with California. Sales on AeroMexico flights are available through Orbitz.com.

Parking at the Airport

Airport parking is available just outside the terminal. Both hourly and daily rates are available for short-term and long-term parking. Parking is charged by the hour for the first 24 hours and then at the daily rate for longer stays.

Transportation to the Airport

Use Orbitz.com to find low-cost rental services within the Mexicali area. Five rental car agencies serve the Mexicali airport: Alamo, Hertz, Budget, Dollar and Sixt. Taxi services are also available at reasonable rates to and from the Mexicali airport and throughout the northern Baja California region. Some hotels in the Mexicali offer paid and complimentary airport shuttles.

Mexicali Airport Restaurants

Travelers can enjoy snacks and meals at several airport venues. Flaps Restaurant and Bar offers full-service meals from 6 a.m. through 1 a.m. Several snack shops and bars also offer a variety of drinks and fresh and packaged food throughout the terminal area. These shops are open throughout the day for both incoming passengers and travelers awaiting flights from Mexicali.

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.

Flights from Mexicali to Cancun - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Mexicali to Cancun?

No, unfortunately. You'll need to swap planes if you want to fly from Mexicali, Baja California Norte Airport (MXL-General Rodolfo Sanchez Taboada Intl.) to Cancun, Quintana Roo Airport (CUN-Cancun Intl.). Numerous carriers operate on this route with just one stopover, including Volaris, Aeromexico and VivaAerobus.

What is the shortest flight from Mexicali to Cancun?

The quickest flight time from Mexicali to Cancun is 4 hours and 52 minutes, which gives you lots of time to enjoy a red wine or get absorbed in a good movie.

^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.