Cheap Flight Deals From Tijuana (TIJ) to Mexico City (MEX) Starting at $40

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Airfares from $40 One Way, $78 Round Trip from Tijuana to Mexico City

Prices starting at $78 for return flights and $40 for one-way flights to Mexico City 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 Mexico City from Tijuana

Route Information for Flights from Tijuana to Mexico City

Origin Airport IATA Code TIJ
Destination Airport IATA Code MEX
Distance 1429 mi
Direct Flight Airlines KLM, Air Europa, SA AVIANCA, LATAM Airlines, Air France, Iberia, Volaris, VivaAerobus, Gol, Aeromexico
Earliest Flight Arrival 12:51PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 12:20PM UTC

Fly from Tijuana to Mexico City

When you re looking for a fun-filled vacation in an international destination, visit Mexico City. The city offers a breathtaking location with two snow-covered volcanoes. When you want to fly from Tijuana to Mexico City, you can take a bus or hire a taxi to arrive at the Tijuana International Airport (TIJ). In less than four hours, you ll land in Mexico City.


Mexico City offers sites that preserve information about its past. The National Museum of Anthropology, which is located in Chapultepec Park, is built with contemporary architecture and includes a monolithic figure at the entrance. The museum is popular for its magnificent treasures and great archaeological finds that reveal more about the extinct cultures of the indigenous people. You can also visit the Parque Alameda Central, a well-kept green space that is furnished with splendid fountains and sculptures. Visitors tour this place to witness traditional Mexican dances and music.

Hints and tips

When you fly from Tijuana to Mexico City, you will arrive at the Mexico City International Airport (MEX). The best way to get around the city is by hiring a taxi from the airport. During the summer months, temperatures in Mexico City shoot as high as 90 to 100 degrees Fahrenheit. Temperatures during winter range between 20 and 30 degrees Fahrenheit.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Tijuana to Mexico City now?
If you’re wondering about travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when getting a flight from Tijuana to Mexico City, go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
Are there non-stop flights from Tijuana to Mexico City?
Yes, if you’re flying from TIJ to Mexico City, Distrito Federal (MEX-Mexico City Intl.), you’ll only have one flight number to keep track of. There are 3 airlines that offer direct services to select from. Here are a few of the best:

  • Volaris
  • Aeromexico
  • VivaAerobus

What is the shortest flight from Tijuana to Mexico City?
The quickest flight from General Abelardo L. Rodriguez Intl. Airport (TIJ) to MEX is 3 hours and 20 minutes. Grab a refreshment from the drink cart, go over your travel itinerary or make friends with your seat mate — you’ll have the time on this medium-haul trip.
What airlines fly from Tijuana to Mexico City most frequently?
Consider booking a flight with Volaris (Y4), which flies frequently along this route. This airline operates 278 flights each month between Tijuana, Baja California Norte (TIJ-General Abelardo L. Rodriguez Intl.) and Benito Juárez Intl. Airport. Aeromexico (AM) will also take you to your destination in comfort and style. Offering 243 monthly flights between Tijuana and Mexico City, it’s another popular airline to look into.
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 2021 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 from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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