The cheapest times to fly from LYH to CUN are

  • January 1st to April 1st (except the weeks of January 8th, February 12th, and March 5th)
  • early to mid May
  • May 28th to July 15th (except the week of June 25th)
  • September 3rd to September 23rd

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 LYH to CUN is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $1212 for Saturday flights during mid to late November, or as low as $564 for Tuesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to CancĂșn

Flying from Lynchburg, VA (LYH) to Cancun (CUN) will usually cost between $567 to $730 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 $577. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late November, with an average price of $823. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $246 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $590 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LYH to CUN flight.

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

LYH to CUN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LYH to CUN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Lynchburg. 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 fly to CUN, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into LYH. 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 $68 (11%) 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 $578. Return trip prices are from the CUN to LYH 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 LYH 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 3 hour 10 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking LYH 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 LYH to CUN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Jacksonville, FL (LYH > JAX > CUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $542
  • Average savings: $49 (8.22%)

See LYH to JAX flights

Hack #2: Orlando, FL (LYH > MCO > CUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $560
  • Average savings: $31 (5.17%)

See LYH to MCO flights

Hack #3: Charleston, SC (LYH > CHS > CUN)

  • Price for both tickets: $562
  • Average savings: $28 (4.75%)

See LYH to CHS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cancun International Airport to Lynchburg Regional/Preston Glenn Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1215 miles or 1955 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LYH to CUN flight is about 3 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Lynchburg, VA and Cancun?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from LYH to CUN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LYH
Origination airport name Lynchburg Regional/Preston Glenn Field Airport
City Lynchburg, VA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.3
Longitude -79.2

Return Airport

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


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