The cheapest times to fly from JFK to CUN are
- January 8th to March 25th (except the week of February 12th)
- April 16th to June 24th (except the week of May 7th)
- September 3rd to October 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 JFK to CUN is late September. Prices can be as high as $887 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $246 for Tuesday flights around late September.
When to Fly to Cancún
Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Cancun (CUN) will usually cost between $280 to $551 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late September with an average ticket price of $269. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $744. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $474 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $329 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to CUN flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the JFK to CUN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the JFK to CUN flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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. 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 $51 (13%) 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 $345. Return trip prices are from the CUN to JFK flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from JFK to CUN can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 47 minutes may be realistic.
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from JFK to CUN? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 17 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, Avianca, British Airways, COPA, Delta, Emirates, InterJet, JetBlue, Korean Air, Qantas, United, VivaAerobus, Volaris, Volaris Costa Rica, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Cancun International Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1557 miles or 2506 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from JFK to CUN?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to CUN flight is about 3 hour 47 minutes.
How many flights go between New York, NY and Cancun?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 106 available flights from JFK to CUN.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||John F. Kennedy International Airport|
|City||New York, NY|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Cancun International Airport|
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