The cheapest times to fly from ELP to CUU are

  • January 1st to July 29th (except the weeks of March 5th, March 26th, April 9th, and May 7th)

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 ELP to CUU is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $1366 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $656 for Wednesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Chihuahua

Flying from El Paso, TX (ELP) to Chihuahua (CUU) will usually cost between $656 to $882 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $656. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $1025. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $369 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $783 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ELP to CUU flight.

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

ELP to CUU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ELP to CUU flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from El Paso. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $2.25, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Chihuahua, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to El Paso. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $34 (4%) 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 $777. Return trip prices are from the CUU to ELP 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 ELP to CUU can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 22 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ELP to CUU

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 ELP to CUU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mexico City (ELP > MEX > CUU)

  • Price for both tickets: $517
  • Average savings: $267 (34.04%)

See ELP to MEX flights

Hack #2: San Francisco, CA (ELP > SFO > CUU)

  • Price for both tickets: $582
  • Average savings: $202 (25.73%)

See ELP to SFO flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (ELP > LAS > CUU)

  • Price for both tickets: $648
  • Average savings: $135 (17.24%)

See ELP to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ELP to CUU? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from General Roberto Fierro Villalobos International Airport to El Paso International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 216 miles or 348 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ELP to CUU?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ELP to CUU flight is about 1 hour 22 minutes.

How many flights go between El Paso, TX and Chihuahua?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 33 available flights from ELP to CUU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ELP
Origination airport name El Paso International Airport
City El Paso, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 31.8
Longitude -106.4

Return Airport

Destination code CUU
Destination airport name General Roberto Fierro Villalobos International Airport
City Chihuahua
Country Mexico
Latitude 28.7
Longitude -106


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