The cheapest times to fly from IMT to CUN are

  • January 1st to January 28th
  • April 16th to June 10th (except the weeks of April 23rd and May 14th)
  • August 6th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 8th and October 29th)
  • December 3rd to December 16th

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 IMT to CUN is mid to late September. Prices can be as high as $2501 for Sunday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $571 for Tuesday flights around mid to late September.


When to Fly to CancĂșn

Flying from Iron Mountain/Kingsfd, MI (IMT) to Cancun (CUN) will usually cost between $621 to $1265 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late September with an average ticket price of $599. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $1256. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $657 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $839 can be considered a good price for a round-trip IMT to CUN flight.

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

IMT to CUN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the IMT to CUN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Iron Mountain. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.3, which is in the normal range for a flight.


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 $189 (19%) 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 $782. Return trip prices are from the CUN to IMT 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 IMT 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 4 hour 4 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking IMT to CUN

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 IMT to CUN — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $655
  • Average savings: $184 (21.93%)

See IMT to ORD flights

Hack #2: Detroit, MI (IMT > DTW > CUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $656
  • Average savings: $183 (21.81%)

See IMT to DTW flights

Hack #3: Nashville, TN (IMT > BNA > CUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $712
  • Average savings: $128 (15.2%)

See IMT to BNA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Delta, United, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cancun International Airport to Ford Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1713 miles or 2757 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop IMT to CUN flight is about 4 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Iron Mountain/Kingsfd, MI and Cancun?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code IMT
Origination airport name Ford Airport
City Iron Mountain/Kingsfd, MI
Country the United States
Latitude 45.8
Longitude -88.1

Return Airport

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


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