$103 Cheap Flights from Chicago to Cancun

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Find The Best Dates To Fly from O'Hare Intl. to Cancun Intl.

Amazing ORD to CUN Flight Deals

The cheapest flights to Cancun Intl. found within the past 7 days were $175 round trip and $103 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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Frequently asked questions

Can I catch a flight from ORD to Cancun Airport right now?
Make sure you check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor to discover if there are any present quarantine requirements and travel advice reports in effect in Cancun Intl. Airport (CUN) when jet-setting from ORD.
Are there direct flights from O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) to Cancun Intl. Airport (CUN)?
Sometimes, a vacation is all about the journey; other times, it’s all about the destination. If you’re itching to get to where you’re going fast, multiple airlines operate direct flights from ORD to CUN, including United Airlines and American Airlines.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?
For more info about changing your flight to Cancun Airport, please visit our Customer Service Portal.
How long is the flight from ORD to CUN?
The flight time between O’Hare Airport and Cancun Airport is usually about 3 hours and 44 minutes. Make your trip enjoyable by downloading a few podcasts on your laptop or tablet and enjoying them with your seat fully reclined.
What is the flight distance from O'Hare Airport to Cancun Intl. Airport (CUN)?
Between O’Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) and Cancun Intl. Airport (CUN), the flight distance is approximately 1,450 mi. So, order a drink and sit back. You’ve got some choices to make — watch some television, finish your novel or catch forty winks?
What airlines fly from O'Hare Intl. Airport (ORD) to CUN?
If you’d rather fly direct from O’Hare Airport to Cancun Intl. Airport (CUN), you won’t have a problem finding a fare. Below are the most prominent airlines that advertise nonstop services on this route:

  • United Airlines - (UA) with 60 flights every month
  • American Airlines - (AA) with 60 flights every month
  • Spirit Airlines - (NK) with 34 flights every month
  • Frontier Airlines - (F9) with 17 flights every month

What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?
From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you’re flying with Volaris, VivaAerobus or United Airlines you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?
This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2021. Tuesday and Wednesday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking during the weekend, as data shows that is when prices are generally at their highest.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2021, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.
How far in advance can you book a flight?
Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2021 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 0-2 weeks prior to their travel dates.*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.


Traveling From
O'Hare Intl.
Traveling To
Cancun Intl.
Shortest Flight Time
3 hours 31 mins
Earliest Departure Time
6:13AM CDT
Latest Departure Time
11:07AM CDT
Lowest Flight Price

Route Info

Flight path for flights from O'Hare International Airport to Cancun International Airport

1,456.00 miles

Airlines & Aircraft Used on ORD to CUN Flight Routes

Airline Carrier
American Airlines
Airbus A320-100/200
American Airlines
Boeing 767-300 pax
United Airlines
Boeing 777-300 pax

Discover our best flights from Chicago ORD to Cancun CUN. 

With 20 airlines to choose from on Travelocity, you can easily find the best option for you. Use our filters to sort by price, compare airlines, and find the most convenient flight times. 


Find our best return flights from Chicago ORD to Cancun CUN at the right price  

Airfares to Cancun CUN from Chicago ORD currently cost between $175 and $229. It’s usually cheaper to book a round trip than two separate one-way flights. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


Book one-way flights from Chicago ORD to Cancun CUN 

If you want to be flexible about when you return, or keep your travel options open ended, a one-way flight could be just the ticket! You’ll find one-way airfares from Chicago ORD to Cancun CUN on Travelocity starting at $103. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


Get to Cancun CUN from Chicago ORD quicker with direct flights. 

Get to Cancun faster, without the hassle of changing planes and moving baggage, by booking a direct flight. Expect your direct flight to CUN from ORD to take around 3 hour(s) 31 min(s).  


Find our cheapest airfares for flights from Chicago ORD to Cancun CUN

Find cheap flight deals by using our search filters to sort results starting with the lowest price airfares to CUN from ORD. Our Price Match Promise means if you find a lower rate on Travelocity.com or on another US-based website within 24 hours of booking, we’ll credit or refund the difference.  


Get our best airfare deals for your flight from Chicago ORD to Cancun CUN today 

If you’re flexible about when you travel, September is usually the cheapest month to fly from Chicago ORD to Cancun CUN. If you need to be more specific, search by date and arrival and departure times.Then, compare prices across different airlines, and sort results by lowest price first. 


Book flexible airline tickets for flights to Cancun CUN from Chicago ORD 

Some airlines let you change your travel dates without charging a fee. Use our ‘no change fee’ filter to see which flights to CUN from ORD have this option.  


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We’ve secured fantastic deals with all the main airline carriers and it’s easy to compare, choose, and book with Travelocity. With 24/7 customer service and our free 'App', we’ll always keep you moving. 

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.