The cheapest times to fly from LGB to CUN are
- January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
- August 6th to December 16th (except the weeks of October 8th, November 19th, and November 26th)
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 LGB to CUN is late January. Prices can be as high as $1034 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $427 for Tuesday flights around late January.
When to Fly to Cancún
Flying from Long Beach, CA (LGB) to Cancun (CUN) will usually cost between $433 to $864 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $451. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $865. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $414 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $568 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LGB to CUN flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LGB to CUN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the LGB to CUN flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Long Beach. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is 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 $174 (23%) 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 $529. Return trip prices are from the CUN to LGB 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 LGB 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 46 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking LGB 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 LGB to CUN — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $528
- Average savings: $40 (7.04%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from LGB to CUN? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, JetBlue, Southwest, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Cancun International Airport to Long Beach Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2100 miles or 3380 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from LGB to CUN?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop LGB to CUN flight is about 4 hour 46 minutes.
How many flights go between Long Beach, CA and Cancun?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 102 available flights from LGB to CUN.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Long Beach Airport|
|City||Long Beach, CA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Cancun International Airport|
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