The cheapest times to fly from CHO to CUN are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • April 16th to May 6th (except the week of April 23rd)
  • May 28th to June 17th
  • July 2nd to July 15th

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 CHO to CUN is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1082 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $534 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to CancĂșn

Flying from Charlottesville, VA (CHO) to Cancun (CUN) will usually cost between $552 to $766 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 $540. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $843. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $303 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $572 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CHO to CUN flight.

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

CHO to CUN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CHO to CUN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Charlottesville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.28, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CUN, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into CHO. 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 $79 (12%) 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 $569. Return trip prices are from the CUN to CHO 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 CHO 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 17 minutes may not be realistic.


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

Hack #1: Jacksonville, FL (CHO > JAX > CUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $539
  • Average savings: $33 (5.77%)

See CHO to JAX flights

Hack #2: Charleston, SC (CHO > CHS > CUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $543
  • Average savings: $29 (4.99%)

See CHO to CHS flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (CHO > ORD > CUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $570
  • Average savings: $2 (0.31%)

See CHO to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, COPA, Delta, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cancun International Airport to Charlottesville Albemarle Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1283 miles or 2065 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CHO to CUN flight is about 3 hour 17 minutes.

How many flights go between Charlottesville, VA and Cancun?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 67 available flights from CHO to CUN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CHO
Origination airport name Charlottesville Albemarle Airport
City Charlottesville, VA
Country the United States
Latitude 38.1
Longitude -78.5

Return Airport

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


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