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Cheap Flights from Houston to Cancun in 2019

Flight information Houston to Cancun

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Average flight time, total distance 803 miles

2h 5min

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1 airport

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the best price for a return flight from Houston to Cancun?

The best price found on Skyscanner for a flight from Houston to Cancun is $184. This was found by aggregating across different carriers and is the cheapest price for the whole month

How many airlines fly direct from Houston to Cancun?

There are 3 airlines who fly direct from Houston to Cancun.

How many flights are there a week from Houston to Cancun?

There are 55 flights per week from Houston to Cancun, as of March 2019.

How long does it take to fly from Houston to Cancun?

2h 5min is average flight time from Houston to Cancun.

Which airline is the most popular from Houston to Cancun in March 2019?

United is most popular airline from Houston to Cancun in March 2019.

How many airports are there in Cancun?

There is 1 airport in Cancun.

Information about Cancun

US Flight Routes - Houston to Cancun

Catch a flight from Houston to Cancun out of Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH). This airport is the largest in Houston, Texas, with over 700 daily departures to 116 domestic and 70 international destinations. IAH is situated just 23 miles north of downtown Houston.

There are also some non-direct flights from Houston to Cancun departing from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU), which is located seven miles southeast of downtown Houston. Hobby Airport has one international terminal.

Getting Around Houston Airports

Automated people-movers and an underground train help passengers get to and from any of Bush Intercontinental Airport's five terminals. Within the airport, you have access to Wi-Fi internet service, ATMs, a currency exchange booth, retail shopping, and dozens of food and beverage choices.

Hobby Airport offers several parking garages near the terminal. You can self-park or opt for valet service. The airport has a variety of food and snack offerings, retail stores, massage chairs, and an interfaith chapel that is open 24 hours a day. There are also daily live musical performances for the public to enjoy while awaiting a flight.

Airlines Flying From Houston to Cancun

At least 11 airlines make frequent flights from Houston to Cancun. They include Aeromexico, Air Canada, American Airlines, Copa, Delta, Hahn Air Systems, Interjet, LATAM Airlines Group, Spirit Airlines, United, and Volaris. United Airlines is the only airline operating at IAH's Terminal B, and United also serves all international flights from Terminal E. You can use Skyscanner's price alerts to keep up to date on the cheapest flights from Houston to Cancun.

If you want to fly from Houston to Cancun from IAH on a non-stop flight, there are multiple United Airlines flights from which to choose. Spirit Airlines also makes a daily direct flight to Cancun from Houston.

There are flights running from Houston to Cancun out of IAH that make just one stop. These include Interjet, Air Canada, Aeromexico, and Copa Airlines. If you want to fly from Houston to Cancun from Hobby Airport, American Airlines, Delta, or jetBlue will get you to your destination with one stop enroute.

There are also flights from either of these Houston airports that go to Cancun that involve making two connecting flights.

Arriving at Cancun Airport

Once your flight arrives at Cancun International Airport, you will go through immigration and pick up your bags. There are no regular taxis allowed to pick up passengers at the airport. Instead, you must arrange for an authorized transportation company to bring you to your hotel destination. It's best to book your transportation to your hotel in advance of your arrival to avoid any difficulty or delays that might disrupt your vacation.

There are three terminals at Cancun Airport, with a free shuttle available to transport you within the terminals. The airport is open 24 hours a day.

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