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Flights from San Francisco to Cancun, Mexico Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:15 -04:00

San Francisco to Cancun Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:15 -04:00

We've scanned 26,216,477,370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Cancun. American & United frequently offer the best deals on San Francisco to Cancun flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
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Tue 10/11
1 stop
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Wed 10/19
1 stop
$268
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United
SFOCUN
Tue 10/11
1 stop
CUNSFO
Wed 10/19
1 stop
$268
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United
SFOCUN
Mon 10/31
1 stop
CUNSFO
Tue 11/8
1 stop
$268
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AeroMexico
SFOCUN
Sat 10/29
1 stop
CUNSFO
Mon 10/31
1 stop
$413
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Virgin America
SFOCUN
Sat 10/22
nonstop
CUNSFO
Sat 10/29
nonstop
$430
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Virgin America
SFOCUN
Sat 11/26
nonstop
CUNSFO
Sat 12/3
nonstop
$430
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JetBlue
SFOCUN
Fri 10/21
1 stop
CUNSFO
Sun 10/23
1 stop
$448
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JetBlue
SFOCUN
Fri 10/21
2 stops
CUNSFO
Sun 10/23
2 stops
$448
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Alaska
SFOCUN
Sat 10/29
1 stop
CUNSFO
Wed 11/9
1 stop
$485
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Sun Country
SFOCUN
Wed 12/14
1 stop
CUNSFO
Sat 12/17
1 stop
$509
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Volaris
SFOCUN
Fri 10/28
1 stop
CUNSFO
Fri 11/4
1 stop
$677
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Air Canada
SFOCUN
Sat 12/3
2 stops
CUNSFO
Sun 12/11
2 stops
$696
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Copa
SFOCUN
Mon 10/31
1 stop
CUNSFO
Mon 11/7
1 stop
$727
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Copa
SFOCUN
Mon 10/31
1 stop
CUNSFO
Wed 11/9
1 stop
$727
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Copa
SFOCUN
Wed 11/2
1 stop
CUNSFO
Sun 11/6
1 stop
$727
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Copa
SFOCUN
Wed 11/2
1 stop
CUNSFO
Wed 11/9
1 stop
$727
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Copa
SFOCUN
Thu 11/3
1 stop
CUNSFO
Mon 11/7
1 stop
$727
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How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Cancun?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Cancun, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $339.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Cancun?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from San Francisco to Cancun based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from San Francisco to Cancun?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from San Francisco to Cancun.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $712 $367
7-14 days $498 $268
14-21 days $430 $352
21-30 days $422 $357
30-60 days $430 $268
60-90 days $430 $386
90+ days $430 $350

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Cancun

We've examined 26,224,294,390 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Francisco to Cancun is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$268 $268 $365 $362 $367 $352 $386

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to Cancun by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for San Francisco to Cancun flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September San Francisco Cancun American 9/30/16 10/3/16 1 $367
October San Francisco Cancun American 10/11/16 10/19/16 1 $268
November San Francisco Cancun United 11/12/16 11/19/16 2 $357
December San Francisco Cancun United 12/4/16 12/8/16 1 $386
January San Francisco Cancun American 1/15/17 1/19/17 1 $350
February San Francisco Cancun American 2/10/17 2/15/17 2 $410
March San Francisco Cancun AeroMexico 3/3/17 3/5/17 1 $413
April San Francisco Cancun United 4/24/17 4/26/17 2 $436

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Cancun

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Francisco to Cancun. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$627
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$627 $443
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$443 $430
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$430 $413
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$413 $410
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$410

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to Cancun

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from San Francisco to Cancun is $405.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Cancun is $469.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from San Francisco to Cancun.

Weekly Direct Flights from San Francisco to Cancun - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
United 1 1 1 1 2 2 1 08:35 21:30
Virgin America 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 09:10 09:10

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Francisco to Cancun

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from San Francisco to Cancun. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from San Francisco to Cancun is $256.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Cancun is $393.

San Francisco to Cancun Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from San Francisco to Cancun?
Answer: The average San Francisco to Cancun flight time is 5 hours and 29 minutes.
Question: How far is Cancun from San Francisco?
Answer: The distance from San Francisco to Cancun is 2,405 miles (3,870 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from San Francisco to Cancun?
Answer: There are 10 direct flights from San Francisco to Cancun.
Question: What are the most popular San Francisco airlines for direct flights from San Francisco to Cancun?
Answer: United Airlines provides 90% of the non-stop flights between San Francisco and Cancun.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Cancun?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in San Francisco flying to Cancun Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 3:15 -04:00Number of routes searched: 149Number of itineraries searched: 855,036

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to Cancun? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco airlines with flights to Cancun. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

San Francisco to Cancun
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
United -
Virgin America -
American PHX
American CLT
American DFW
American JFK
American LAX
Air Canada YUL
Air Canada YVR
Air Canada YYC
Air Canada YYZ
AeroMexico GDL
AeroMexico MEX
Alaska SEA
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
JetBlue JFK
Copa PTY
Delta LAX
Delta SLC
Delta ATL
Delta BOS
Delta CVG
Frontier DEN
Lufthansa FRA
Swiss ZRH
Sun Country MSP
United AUS
United CLE
United DEN
United EWR
Virgin America LAX
Volaris GDL
Volaris MEX

San Francisco to Cancun Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco and Cancun. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Oakland to Cancun American, AeroMexico, Alaska, Delta, Volaris $340
Flights from Sacramento to Cancun American, Air Canada, AeroMexico, Alaska, British Airways, Copa, Delta, United, WestJet, Volaris $255
Flights from San Jose to Cancun American, AeroMexico, Alaska, Delta, United, Volaris $259
Flights from Reno to Cancun American, Alaska, JetBlue, British Airways, Copa, Delta, United $268
Flights from Fresno to Cancun American, AeroMexico, Copa, Delta, United, Volaris $255
Flights from Monterey to Cancun American, United $353
Flights from San Luis Obispo to Cancun American, Copa, United $277
Flights from Modesto to CancunCheck Dates
Flights from Santa Rosa to Cancun American, Alaska, Delta $600
Flights from Redding to Cancun Alaska, United $511
Flights from San Francisco to Cozumel American, AeroMexico, Delta, Sun Country, United $415
Flights from San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from Sacramento to Cozumel American, AeroMexico, Delta, United $262
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $227
Flights from San Jose to Cozumel American, AeroMexico, Delta, United $263
Flights from Oakland to Cozumel American, AeroMexico, Delta $766
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from Reno to Cozumel American, Delta, United $263
Flights from San Francisco to Miami American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United $267
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $188
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $111
Flights from Fresno to Cozumel American, AeroMexico, Delta, United $668
Flights from San Francisco to Orlando American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $127
Flights from San Francisco to Houston American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $147
Flights from San Francisco to Ft Lauderdale American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from Sacramento to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, United $349
Flights from San Francisco to Merida American, AeroMexico, Delta, United $373
Flights from Sacramento to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, United $248
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $57
Flights from San Francisco to Belize City American, Copa, Delta, United $485
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