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Fares from $90 One Way, $186 Round Trip from Oaxaca to Cancun

Prices starting at $186 for return flights and $90 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 Oaxaca

Route Information for Flights from Oaxaca to Cancun

Origin Airport IATA CodeOAX
Destination Airport IATA CodeCUN
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Xoxocotlan International Airport

The Xoxocotlan International Airport is located on Carretera Oaxaca-Puerto Angel Km, approximately 10 miles from Oaxaca. Eight airlines service the airport, including Aeromexico, Aerotucan, Aerovega and United Express. Orbitz.com can help you locate deals on flights from Oaxaca to any destination in the world. The website searches numerous flight combinations to find you a variety of low-cost ticket options.

Parking and Transportation

If you need to park your car while you travel, the airport has a parking lot across from the terminal entrance. You can also take a taxi from the city to the airport. Taxi rates are controlled, and the cost of a cab fare is approximately $10. Buses also run from Oaxaca to the airport, saving you the trouble of paying for parking. If you need transportation when you reach your destination, you can use Orbtiz.com to reserve a rental vehicle. The website offers discounted packages that include your flight and rental car.

Dining at the Airport

If you didn't have time to eat before you left for the airport, don't worry. The airport has dining options available. If you want a full meal, visit the Restaurante Aeropuerto. If you just want to grab a light snack or a drink, Le Express is an on-site snack bar with a variety of quick-and-easy food and drink options. When you use Orbitz.com to find flights from Oaxaca, you don't have to worry about any of your travel details. Everything is handled for you before you arrive at the airport, which gives you plenty of time to relax and enjoy a meal before you board your plane.

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 Oaxaca to Cancun - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Oaxaca to Cancun?

Choose your ideal travel dates, because there is. You can get from Oaxaca, Oaxaca (OAX-Xoxocotlan Intl.) to Cancun, Quintana Roo (CUN-Cancun Intl.) in one simple trip with Interjet.

What is the shortest flight from Oaxaca to Cancun?

If the weather is good and there are no unexpected hiccups, you could be stepping off the plane at Cancun, Quintana Roo (CUN-Cancun Intl.) from Oaxaca, Oaxaca (OAX-Xoxocotlan Intl.) in just 2 hours. With such a quick flight time, think about traveling with carry-on luggage only.

What airlines fly from Oaxaca to Cancun most frequently?

If you want the carrier with the most flights from Oaxaca, Oaxaca (OAX-Xoxocotlan Intl.) to Cancun, Quintana Roo (CUN-Cancun Intl.), buckle up and take off with Interjet. This airline offers 8 flights every month along this route.

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

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 Cancun 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 Cancun with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Cancun 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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

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 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^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.