The cheapest times to fly from LCH to CUN are

  • January 1st to May 6th (except the weeks of February 5th, February 12th, March 5th, March 12th, and April 2nd)
  • May 28th to June 24th
  • early to mid July
  • September 3rd to September 30th

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 LCH to CUN is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $1368 for Saturday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $585 for Tuesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to CancĂșn

Flying from Lake Charles, LA (LCH) to Cancun (CUN) will usually cost between $588 to $777 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 $598. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $913. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $315 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $610 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LCH to CUN flight.

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

LCH to CUN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LCH to CUN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lake Charles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.51, which is above 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 out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $67 (10%) 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 $597. Return trip prices are from the CUN to LCH 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 LCH 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 2 hour 19 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, COPA, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cancun International Airport to Lake Charles Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 741 miles or 1193 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LCH to CUN flight is about 2 hour 19 minutes.

How many flights go between Lake Charles, LA and Cancun?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from LCH to CUN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LCH
Origination airport name Lake Charles Regional Airport
City Lake Charles, LA
Country the United States
Latitude 30.1
Longitude -93.2

Return Airport

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


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