The cheapest times to fly from ELM to CUN are

  • January 1st to February 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • May 28th to June 10th
  • August 13th to October 28th (except the weeks of August 20th and October 8th)

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 ELM to CUN is early to mid January. Prices can be as high as $1489 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $562 for Wednesday flights around early to mid January.


When to Fly to CancĂșn

Flying from Elmira/Corning, NY (ELM) to Cancun (CUN) will usually cost between $581 to $968 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 $571. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $979. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $408 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $611 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ELM to CUN flight.

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

ELM to CUN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ELM to CUN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Elmira. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.24, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to CUN, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ELM. 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 $135 (18%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $618. Return trip prices are from the CUN to ELM 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 ELM 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 48 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Cancun International Airport to Elmira/Corning Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1570 miles or 2527 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ELM to CUN flight is about 3 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Elmira/Corning, NY and Cancun?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ELM
Origination airport name Elmira/Corning Regional Airport
City Elmira/Corning, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 42.2
Longitude -76.9

Return Airport

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


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