The cheapest times to fly from GDL to TAP are

  • February 5th to March 4th
  • August 13th to December 2nd

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 GDL to TAP is early October. Prices can be as high as $305 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $86 for Tuesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Tapachula

Flying from Guadalajara (GDL) to Tapachula (TAP) will usually cost between $87 to $210 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $115. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $227. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $112 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $148 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GDL to TAP flight.

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

GDL to TAP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GDL to TAP flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Guadalajara. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Tapachula, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Guadalajara. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $70 (39%) 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 $104. Return trip prices are from the TAP to GDL 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 GDL to TAP can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 28 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from GDL to TAP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Angel Albino Corzo International Airport (TGZ) in Tuxtla Gutierrez

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from TAP
  • Usually 21.62% less expensive than TAP
  • Nonstop flights available

See GDL to TGZ flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from GDL to TAP? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Tapachula International Airport to Miguel Hidalgo Y Costilla International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 821 miles or 1321 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from GDL to TAP?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GDL to TAP flight is about 2 hour 28 minutes.

How many flights go between Guadalajara and Tapachula?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 45 available flights from GDL to TAP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GDL
Origination airport name Miguel Hidalgo Y Costilla International Airport
City Guadalajara
Country Mexico
Latitude 20.5
Longitude -103.3

Return Airport

Destination code TAP
Destination airport name Tapachula International Airport
City Tapachula
Country Mexico
Latitude 14.8
Longitude -92.4


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