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The cheapest flights to Cancun Intl. found within the past 7 days were $220 round trip and $120 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for SFO to CUN

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FAQs about flights from San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) to Cancun Intl. Airport (CUN)

Can I catch a flight from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Cancun, Quintana Roo Airport (CUN-Cancun Intl.) right now?

It's wise to know about any quarantine requirements and travel advice reports in place in your destination city. Ensure you go to our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for up-to-date info on catching a flight to Cancun, Quintana Roo Airport (CUN-Cancun Intl.) from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.).

Are there direct flights from San Francisco Airport to Cancun Airport?

Sometimes, a trip is all about the journey; other times, the magic is in the destination. If you're keen to get to where you're going fast, multiple airlines provide direct flights from SFO to CUN, including United Airlines and JetBlue.

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 Intl. Airport (CUN), please visit our Customer Service Portal.

How long is the flight from San Francisco Airport to CUN?

Taking about 9 hours and 22 minutes all up, getting from San Francisco Airport to Cancun Airport is no walk in the park. On such a long journey, it's a smart idea to get up and stretch your legs as often as you can.

What is the flight distance from San Francisco Airport to Cancun Airport?

From San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO) to CUN, there's a flight distance of 3,977 mi. So, it'll be smart to have a good range of entertainment to pick from. Audio books, movies, crossword puzzles ... whatever interests you. If you're adequately prepared, it won't feel like too long before you hear the call to prepare for landing.

What airlines fly from San Francisco, CA Airport (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) to Cancun, Quintana Roo Airport (CUN-Cancun Intl.)?

If you need to get to Cancun from San Francisco, there are a number of airlines that offer direct flights. One of the most well-known is United Airlines (UA), which has 119 flights on this route each month. Another attractive option is JetBlue (B6), which offers 60 flights each month. The more airlines you take into account, the more likely you are to pick up an amazing deal.

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 American 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 2020. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Sunday, as data shows the end of the week 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 2020, 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 2020 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2 weeks to 2 months prior to their travel dates.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travelers who booked flights on Travelocity in 2020 saved nearly 40% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

San Francisco Intl. to Cancun Intl. Flight FAQ

Traveling From San Francisco Intl.
Traveling To Cancun Intl.
Shortest Flight Time 5 hours 8 mins
Earliest Departure Time 8:46AM PDT
Latest Departure Time 9:55AM PDT
Lowest Flight Price $220

Route Info

Flight path for flights from San Francisco International Airport to Cancun International Airport

Distance:
2,419.00 miles

Airlines & Aircraft Used on SFO to CUN Flight Routes

Airline Carrier
Aircraft
United Airlines
Boeing 737 all pax models
United Airlines
Boeing 737-500 pax

Discover our best flights from San Francisco SFO 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 San Francisco SFO to Cancun CUN at the right price  

Airfares to Cancun CUN from San Francisco SFO currently cost between $220 and $250. 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 San Francisco SFO 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 San Francisco SFO to Cancun CUN on Travelocity starting at $120. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 

 

Get to Cancun CUN from San Francisco SFO 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 SFO to take around 5 hour(s) 8 min(s).  

 

Find our cheapest airfares for flights from San Francisco SFO to Cancun CUN

Find cheap flight deals by using our search filters to sort results starting with the lowest price airfares to CUN from SFO. 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 San Francisco SFO to Cancun CUN today 

If you’re flexible about when you travel, October is usually the cheapest month to fly from San Francisco SFO 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 San Francisco SFO 

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 SFO 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.