The cheapest times to fly from PHF to CUN are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 16th to July 22nd (except the weeks of May 7th and June 25th)
  • October 29th to December 16th (except the weeks of 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 PHF to CUN is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $1082 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $451 for Tuesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to CancĂșn

Flying from Newport News/Williamsburg, VA (PHF) to Cancun (CUN) will usually cost between $454 to $766 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $482. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $810. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $328 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $563 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHF to CUN flight.

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

PHF to CUN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHF to CUN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Newport News. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, which is below 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 to CancĂșn, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Newport News. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $115 (18%) 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 $527. Return trip prices are from the CUN to PHF 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 PHF 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 16 minutes may not be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $557
  • Average savings: $7 (1.15%)

See PHF to JAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Cancun International Airport to Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1274 miles or 2050 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHF to CUN flight is about 3 hour 16 minutes.

How many flights go between Newport News/Williamsburg, VA and Cancun?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 47 available flights from PHF to CUN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PHF
Origination airport name Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport
City Newport News/Williamsburg, VA
Country the United States
Latitude 37.1
Longitude -76.5

Return Airport

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


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