The cheapest times to fly from CUN to FWA are

  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • May 28th to August 5th (except the week of July 2nd)
  • December 24th to March 18th (except the weeks of January 1st, February 5th, February 12th, 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 FWA is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1118 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $502 for Tuesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to Fort Wayne

Flying from Cancun (CUN) to Fort Wayne, IN (FWA) will usually cost between $538 to $774 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 $503. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $759. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $257 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $580 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CUN to FWA flight.

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

CUN to FWA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CUN to FWA flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Cancún. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.26, 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 (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 $578. Return trip prices are from the FWA 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 FWA 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 28 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 FWA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, OH

  • 139 miles (224 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 23.97% less expensive than FWA
  • Nonstop flights available

See CUN to CMH flights

Destination alternative #2: Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indianapolis, IN

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 23.62% less expensive than FWA
  • Nonstop flights available

See CUN to IND flights

Destination alternative #3: Detroit Metro Wayne County Airport (DTW) in Detroit, MI

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 22.07% less expensive than FWA
  • Nonstop flights available

See CUN to DTW flights

Destination alternative #4: Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) in Grand Rapids, MI

  • 133 miles (214 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 15.43% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See CUN to GRR flights

Destination alternative #5: James M Cox/Dayton International Airport (DAY) in Dayton, OH

  • 90 miles (145 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 10.86% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See CUN to DAY flights

Destination alternative #6: Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO) in Kalamazoo, MI

  • 89 miles (143 km) away from FWA
  • Usually 3.28% less expensive than FWA
  • 1-layover flights available

See CUN to AZO flights


Flight Hacking CUN to FWA

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 CUN to FWA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Chicago, IL (CUN > ORD > FWA)

  • Price for both tickets: $557
  • Average savings: $24 (4.05%)

See CUN to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, American, British Airways, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Fort Wayne International Airport to Cancun International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1381 miles or 2222 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CUN to FWA flight is about 3 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Cancun and Fort Wayne, IN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from CUN to FWA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeCUN
Origination airport nameCancun International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeFWA
Destination airport nameFort Wayne International Airport
CityFort Wayne, IN
Countrythe United States


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