The cheapest times to fly from ACV to CUN are

  • August 6th to March 4th (except the weeks of November 19th, December 17th, December 24th, and February 12th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ACV to CUN is mid January. Prices can be as high as $2080 for Sunday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $662 for Tuesday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to CancĂșn

Flying from Arcata/Eureka, CA (ACV) to Cancun (CUN) will usually cost between $679 to $1547 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $675. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1575. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $901 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $783 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ACV to CUN flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ACV to CUN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ACV to CUN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ACV to CUN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Arcata. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $145 (14%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $898. Return trip prices are from the CUN to ACV flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ACV to CUN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 36 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ACV to CUN

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ACV to CUN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (ACV > LAX > CUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $727
  • Average savings: $57 (7.22%)

See ACV to LAX flights

Hack #2: Mexico City (ACV > MEX > CUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $773
  • Average savings: $11 (1.34%)

See ACV to MEX flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (ACV > LAS > CUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $781
  • Average savings: $2 (0.26%)

See ACV to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ACV to CUN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Avianca, COPA, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cancun International Airport to California Redwood Coast Humboldt County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2570 miles or 4136 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ACV to CUN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ACV to CUN flight is about 5 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Arcata/Eureka, CA and Cancun?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 49 available flights from ACV to CUN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ACV
Origination airport name California Redwood Coast Humboldt County Airport
City Arcata/Eureka, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 41
Longitude -124.1

Return Airport

Destination code CUN
Destination airport name Cancun International Airport
City Cancun
Country Mexico
Latitude 21
Longitude -86.9


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