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Fares from $69 One Way, $154 Round Trip from Orange County to Cancun

Prices starting at $154 for return flights and $69 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 Orange County

Flights from Orange County to Cancun - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Orange County to Cancun?

Unfortunately, there are no direct flights between Orange County and Cancun. If you want to fly from Orange County, CA (SNA-John Wayne) to Cancun, Quintana Roo (CUN-Cancun Intl.), you'll have to change planes. United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta Air Lines operate on this route with only one stopover. Use the break to stretch out your legs and enjoy a good coffee!

What is the shortest flight from Orange County to Cancun?

The fastest flight from Orange County, CA (SNA-John Wayne) to Cancun, Quintana Roo (CUN-Cancun Intl.) is 5 hours. Slip a few things into your carry-on to keep you amused, like that new best-seller or some Sudoku puzzles.

Route Information for Flights from Orange County to Cancun

Origin Airport IATA CodeQLA
Destination Airport IATA CodeCUN
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Flights Review

Jan 28, 2020

Did not allow accompanying passengers free first bag although purchased with Delta A MEX card—very bad

Dec 2, 2019

Employee assigning seats was highly agitated and short with passengers.

Aug 27, 2019

Maybe a little better food on plane. Like fruit or not just chips. But it was good enough for a 5 hour flight

Aug 24, 2019

Flight back from Cancun was terrible, the air conditioner was on low for some reason, it was fairly hot in the plane. The pilot Apologized but never turned it up

Aug 14, 2019

Everything was great except that we had to wait 30 minutes for the airplane to be fill with gasoline, that make me nervous and make me wonder how responsible was the pilot since I heard this plane had been park in the airport 4 hrs ago

Jun 12, 2019

Didn't have enough forms 4 customs in Cancun arrival

Feb 1, 2019

Clean aircraft

Oct 15, 2018

very good

Aug 26, 2018

Snacks limited to one

Aug 16, 2018

Confortable flight, but flight crew did not really interact. Struggled to get an extra Sprite

Cheap Flights from Orange County to Cancun

Departing From Orange County, CA
John Wayne Airport

The John Wayne Airport, located in Santa Ana, is the only airport in Orange County that provides domestic and international flights for travelers. WestJet, Alaska Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines, and several others handle all of the flights from Orange County at this airport. A simple visit to Orbitz.com can help you find discounted flights and cheap tickets on all flights leaving John Wayne.

Convenient Parking Options

John Wayne Airport has traditional parking available in short-term and long-term lots, but it also features some convenient offerings, such as a curbside valet service. You simply drive your car to one of the drop-off locations for a valet to park your car for you. When you use the valet service, you can also have your car washed and detailed while you're away. Main Street parking away from the airport is available as well, with a courtesy shuttle that transports travelers to and from the terminal.

How to Get There

Yellow Cab charges around $3 for the first 1/4 mile and 65 cents for each additional mile. If you want to get to the airport without driving, take a cab or a shuttle. Apollo Shuttle, Shuttle 2000, and ABC Shuttle are a few of the companies that take travelers to John Wayne Airport. Another option is to drive a rental car there and return it to its on-site company. The rental car companies operating from John Wayne Airport include Hertz, Avis, Enterprise, and Budget. More information on rental car arrangements can be found on Orbitz.com.

Grab a Bite

With California Pizza Kitchen, Javi's, Pei Wei, Pinkberry, Starbucks, and several other restaurants located at the airport, a snack or full meal can be grabbed in just minutes. Fast food restaurants, such as McDonald's and Subway, also serve travelers at this airport. When you need low-fare tickets to depart from this location, visit Orbitz.com. It only takes a few minutes to search the available flights from Orange County and find the one that works best for you.

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.