The cheapest times to fly from AVP to CUN are

  • January 1st to February 4th
  • April 16th to May 6th (except the week of April 23rd)
  • May 28th to July 29th (except the weeks of June 25th and July 16th)
  • August 27th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 8th and October 29th)

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 AVP to CUN is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1476 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $542 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Cancún

Flying from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP) to Cancun (CUN) will usually cost between $558 to $762 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid January with an average ticket price of $542. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $821. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $279 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $577 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AVP to CUN flight.

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

AVP to CUN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AVP to CUN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Wilkes-Barre. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.23, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Cancún, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Wilkes-Barre. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $55 (9%) 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 $577. Return trip prices are from the CUN to AVP 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 AVP 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 3 hour 46 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking AVP 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 AVP to CUN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Charleston, SC (AVP > CHS > CUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $562
  • Average savings: $16 (2.69%)

See AVP to CHS flights

Hack #2: Jacksonville, FL (AVP > JAX > CUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $576
  • Average savings: $1 (0.17%)

See AVP to JAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Cancun International Airport to Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1546 miles or 2488 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AVP to CUN flight is about 3 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA and Cancun?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 60 available flights from AVP to CUN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeAVP
Origination airport nameWilkes Barre Scranton International Airport
CityScranton/Wilkes-Barre, PA
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeCUN
Destination airport nameCancun International Airport


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