Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Atlanta to Cancún
Delta, Aeromexico and KLM have all waived their change and cancellation fees on flights from Atlanta to Cancún. Confirm policies on booking site.
Alitalia does not allow booking a middle seat on flights from Atlanta to Cancún.
Mexico has not implemented any entry restrictions for air travel, but travelers arriving from countries affected by COVID-19 will be screened.
A completed "Cuestionario de identificación de factores de riesgo en viajeros" must be presented to immigration upon arrival.
There are no mandatory quarantine requirements currently in effect in Mexico. However, travelers showing symptoms of COVID-19 will be subject to quarantine.
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There are currently 634,649 active cases of COVID-19 diagnosed in MX and 34,388 deaths as of Jun 16 2021
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An average nonstop flight takes 8h 57m, covering a distance of 884 miles.
There are 271 (nonstop) flights between Atlanta and Cancún per week, averaging 38 per day.
In the past 3 days, the cheapest one-way tickets to Cancún from Atlanta were found on Frontier ($86) and Spirit Airlines ($93), and the lowest round-trip tickets have been found on Spirit Airlines ($198) and Frontier ($207).
Delta (12 times daily), Aeromexico (11 times daily), KLM (4 times daily) are the most frequent flyers on this route.
From Atlanta to Cancún, Tuesday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Saturday is the most expensive. Flying from Cancún back to Atlanta , the best deals are generally found on Tuesday, with Thursday being the most expensive.
When flying out of Atlanta you will be using Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson, often referred to as Atlanta Airport. You will be landing at Cancún, also known as Cancún Airport.
KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights from Atlanta to Cancún.
KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Cancún from Atlanta is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.
Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional round-trip ticket. You could then fly to Cancún with an airline and back to Atlanta with another airline.
Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Cancún from Atlanta up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.
Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews
Cons: "My precheck info was put on my minor child’s ticket by kistake so I couldn’t go through the Pre check line."
Cons: "WiFi would be nice."
Cons: "Chairs were slightly uncomfortable"
Cons: "Flights are always late with communication. Constantly delayed flights"
Cons: "Rude service"
Cons: "The staff...the outrageous bag prices!!! Horrible Airline personnel encountered, so unprofessional!!!"
Cons: "Very like it !"
Pros: "Cheap, you travel from point A to point B"
Cons: "They don't even serve water!"
Pros: "Everyone was friendly and helpful."
Cons: "Little turbulence coming out of Denver, but that happens a lot."
Pros: "Title says it all!"
Pros: "Garbage airlines."
Pros: "nice ppl"
Cons: "Big delay no good"
Pros: "I'll repeat"
Pros: "Very uncomfortable, otherwise acceptable"
Pros: "My seat was very comfortable"
Cons: "I can't think of anything I didn't like."
Pros: "Everyone was nice and polite from Frontier."
Cons: "A lot of turbulence on both flights when landing. Small plane problems?"
Cons: "7 hr. In-announced delay"
Pros: "My seating upfront amazing , baggage claim was easy"
Pros: "The pricetag"
Cons: "Everything else...terrible"
Pros: "I had neve flown Frontier before. The boarding experience was orderly, fast & efficient."
Cons: "There was no free wifi"
Pros: "I don't like the policy"
Cons: "They service suck I don't think they should be in business"
Pros: "Friendly staff"
Cons: "Need to pay for snacks"
Cons: "The fact I got treated like dirty so that's awesome."
Pros: "Very smooth from start to finish"
Pros: "Several pieces of luggage came out of the plane and onto the conveyor soaked in what appeared to be hydraulic oil."
Cons: "Ruined luggage!"
Cons: "An 8hr delay, for a small emergency light part. Missing a day of work."
Pros: "The speed and leg room."
Cons: "Plane seemed much noisier than competition."
Cons: "Passenger should have one carry-on for free"
Pros: "Everyone was very friendly"
Cons: "Cokes, sprites etc should be free"
Cons: "Delays was really bad small plane took an hour for them to let us have our bags."
Pros: "I like nothing"
Cons: "No free drinks or snacks"
Pros: "From start to finish....my trip was fantastic! I will travel on Frontier Airlines anyday. Thank you"
Cons: "We were stuck on the runway for over an hour after we landed and getting our luggage was a DISASTER. They changed the location of our baggage claim carousel with minimal notice, only to change it back to the original carousel with NO NOTICE. It took over an hour again for our luggage to come out and it trickled in so slowly, that I ended up getting my bag a full two and a half hours after we landed. Awful experience."
Cons: "Nothing was wronf5"
Pros: "It felt clean."
Cons: "Surprise charges for seat assignments and outrageous charges for carry on luggage. Uncomfortable sears with no leg room. Too many announcements, ads spoken through intercom."
Cons: "Everything. Maintenance issue. Debording in Austin. Seat confusion. Never again!"
Pros: "5 hr delay..."
Pros: "That I got to denver"
Cons: "Everything else"
Pros: "The cheap fare."
Cons: "Paying for luggage that I carried on. Paying for every drink, except water. Paying for snacks."
Cons: "Charge me 65 for 1 bag"
Pros: "Snacks & drinks included."
Cons: "The cost of baggage but on the other hand the airline fare was so inexpensive that in reality the trade off was worth it. You must a strategic packer when flying Frontier."
Pros: "Felt like u were in a sardine can !"
Pros: "Staff was friendly"
Cons: "Plane was late."
Cons: "i wasnt able to even fly"
Pros: "Yes it was a good trip"
Cons: "The landing"
Cons: "Free snacks and movies and reclining chairs"
Pros: "Price and big chair"
Pros: "They gave me an emergency exit seat (more leg room) probably because of my suit. Very happy"
Pros: "Everything was fine"
Cons: "Nothing wrong"
Cons: "The baggage check in process was unorganized and slow. You need better signage and people that can give clear direction."
Pros: "Got there fast"
Cons: "didn't like the fact I had to pay $52 for my baggage"
Cons: "Free food."
Cons: "Everything...Spirit airlines suck! False advertising...expect to pay a bag fee coming and going with a round trip...delays...rude staff etc. I don't usually leave reviews but this was a horrible experience...Stay away from spirit good luck"
Cons: "very uncomfortable cramped seating"
Pros: "No issues. It was comfortable."
Cons: "Everything was good"
Pros: "Cost and times"
Cons: "Waited for nearly an hour before they told us there was a mechanical problem."
Cons: "have to pay for soda & snack!!! $3 for can of coke!! seriously people I can purchase full 20oz bottle for less than $3 out of airport vending machine $55 for claimed bag highway robbery!!"
Cons: "Never again with spirit."
Cons: "The plane was SO COLD and you guys don't provide blankets."
Pros: "The price"
Cons: "Crammed in the seat"
Pros: "Cheap is good"
Cons: "3 inch back seat tables are a little small"
Cons: "Flights departures always delays And in my case was an our."
Pros: "not much"
Pros: "People. Where nice."
Cons: "Under carage noisy."
Cons: "The whole luggage situation"
Cons: "the pilot did a terrible job communicating with its passengers about landing. 5 mins before we were declining toward the runway to land the plane the plane increased its speed and steadily began to incline again straight back into the air for about 40 mins. No aircraft staff communicated with any of the passengers about what was going on. Everyone on the plane was extremely shaken up."
Pros: "Got to Boston 20 minutes early"
Cons: "Planes are filthy."
Cons: "3 he and 43 minutes late"
Pros: "I thought it was fine for the price I paid. keep up the good work"
Cons: "delayed, eventually cancelled"
Pros: "How cheap the tickets were"
Cons: "The turbulence but that's not something the pilot can change"
Cons: "Waiting for my bags"
Pros: "Staff were great!"
Pros: "Refreshingly simple and new Airbusses that are roomy."
Cons: "Love it but little delay"
Pros: "Snacks and service"
Pros: "The price."
Cons: "No problems."
Pros: "staff was pleasant"
Cons: "late ..."
Pros: "Loved that I got exactly what I paid for! No frills is fine with me, staff was nice, seating was addiquate."
Cons: "Web site was not user friendly."
Cons: "Very close minimal space for movement. Overall not bad for the price."
Pros: "No delays, enough leg room"
Cons: "Terrible..will never ever fly spirit"
Cons: "They lost my luggage."
Pros: "Great price especially if you did not have luggage or carryon."
Airlines flying from Atlanta to Cancún have enacted additional safety measures and adjusted policies to better accommodate travelers. Policies vary by airline.
Daily cleaning, installation of cabin HEPA filters on flights from Atlanta to Cancún
Masks required on board, masks provided on flights from Atlanta to Cancún
Social distancing seating
Middle seats unavailable to book on flights from Atlanta to Cancún
Testing for antibodies, testing for symptoms for flights from Atlanta to Cancún
Waiving of change fees. Search flexible flights from Atlanta to Cancún