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Good to know

Low season

March Best time to beat the crowds with an average 31% drop in price.

High season

December Most popular time to fly with an average 31% increase in price.

Average price of a round-trip

$374 (avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Good deal for a round-trip

$337 or less

When to book flights from New York to Cancún

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Top tips for finding a cheap flight

  • Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for $270 or less.
  • The cheapest flight from New York to Cancún was found 13 days before departure, on average.
  • Book at least 1 week before departure in order to get a below-average price.
  • High season is considered to be November, December and January. The cheapest month to fly is March.
  • Morning departure is around 134% more expensive than an evening flight, on average*.
  • Flights from New York to Cancun depart from JFK, LaGuardia, or Newark. Remember to fill in your Tourist Card (Official Entry Immigration Form) and present it with your passport on arrival. These are available online, from travel agencies and airlines, or at the point of entry.
  • Once you arrive at Cancun International Airport in Mexico, you will need a transfer service to get to your hotel or accommodation. Many people book a private transfer in advance but you can also find shuttles to hotels at the airport. Ado buses run every 30-45 minutes and go directly to the bus stations in downtown Cancun and Playa del Carmen.
  • Are you flying Delta from New York to Cancun? Visit the Delta Sky Club in Terminal 4 of JFK Airport before you depart. Amenities include healthy refreshments, premium drinks, comfortable lounges, complimentary Wi-Fi, and shower facilities. Access to the lounge is available via yearly membership or a single visit pass.
  • If you’re feeling peckish before your flight from New York to Cancun, there are plenty of dining options at JFK. Have a cocktail and choose from a selection of international cuisine, savor a New York hot dog, or simply get a coffee and donut to go. There are plenty of family-friendly food establishments if you’re traveling with children.
  • Are you departing from Newark and are pressed for time? The AtYourGate app allows travelers to order food from participating restaurants inside the Newark Liberty International Airport, which will be delivered directly to your departure gate. You can also order last-minute travel essentials, a snack for the plane, a bottle of water, or your favorite coffee from participating airport retailers -- and have it delivered before you board your flight.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days

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Top 5 airlines serving New York to Cancun

Scores according to KAYAK customer reviews

8.2
JetBlue
Overall score based on 19,205 reviews
8.3
Boarding
8.3
Comfort
8.6
Crew
7.9
Entertainment
7.8
Food
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