The cheapest times to fly from CUN to CID are

  • April 23rd to August 5th (except the weeks of May 14th and May 21st)
  • December 24th to March 4th (except the weeks of January 1st, February 5th, and February 19th)

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 CUN to CID is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $980 for Sunday flights during late November to early December, or as low as $485 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Cedar Rapids

Flying from Cancun (CUN) to Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA (CID) will usually cost between $522 to $802 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 $496. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late November to early December, with an average price of $792. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $296 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $561 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CUN to CID flight.

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

CUN to CID Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CUN to CID flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from CancĂșn. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, 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 $61 (10%) 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 $568. Return trip prices are from the CID to CUN 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 CUN to CID 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 37 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from CUN to CID while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Dane County Regional-Truax Field Airport (MSN) in Madison, WI

  • 149 miles (240 km) away from CID
  • Usually 11.68% less expensive than CID
  • 1-layover flights available

See CUN to MSN flights

Destination alternative #2: Des Moines International Airport (DSM) in Des Moines, IA

  • 103 miles (166 km) away from CID
  • Usually 3.83% less expensive than CID
  • 1-layover flights available

See CUN to DSM flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air Canada, American, British Airways, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from The Eastern Iowa Airport to Cancun International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1467 miles or 2361 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CUN to CID flight is about 3 hour 37 minutes.

How many flights go between Cancun and Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from CUN to CID.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code CID
Destination airport name The Eastern Iowa Airport
City Cedar Rapids/Iowa City, IA
Country the United States
Latitude 41.9
Longitude -91.7


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