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San Francisco to Cancun Last modified: Jun 24, 2019 2:21 -04:00

We've scanned 48,195,047,545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Cancun. AeroMexico & Major Airlines frequently offer the best deals to Cancun flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

AeroMexico
SFOCUN
Tue 8/13
1 stop
CUNSFO
Tue 8/27
1 stop
$226
Major Airlines
SFOCUN
Tue 8/13
1 stop
CUNSFO
Tue 8/27
1 stop
$226
Interjet
SFOCUN
Sat 10/5
1 stop
CUNSFO
Wed 10/16
1 stop
$335
JetBlue
SFOCUN
Sat 8/24
1 stop
CUNSFO
Wed 8/28
1 stop
$413
American
SFOCUN
Sat 9/14
1 stop
CUNSFO
Sat 9/28
1 stop
$480
Frontier
SFOCUN
Fri 9/6
1 stop
CUNSFO
Sat 9/14
1 stop
$483

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 $226.

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 think 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 $605 $577
7-14 days $608 $573
14-21 days $600 $489
21-30 days $608 $489
30-60 days $520 $226
60-90 days $530 $369
90+ days $578 $317

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Cancun

We've examined 57,595,778,181 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 Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$226$226$226$226$226$226$226

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
June San Francisco Cancun Avianca 6/27/19 6/30/19 1 $537
July San Francisco Cancun AeroMexico 7/19/19 7/27/19 3 $489
August San Francisco Cancun AeroMexico 8/13/19 8/27/19 1 $226
September San Francisco Cancun AeroMexico 9/13/19 9/22/19 1 $226
October San Francisco Cancun AeroMexico 10/17/19 10/25/19 1 $226
November San Francisco Cancun AeroMexico 11/3/19 11/7/19 1 $226
December San Francisco Cancun Interjet 12/4/19 12/10/19 1 $380
January San Francisco Cancun Interjet 1/12/20 1/20/20 1 $280

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
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$537
30 1 2 3 4 5 6
$537 $577
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
$577 $538
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
$538 $577
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
$577 $489
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$489

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 $349.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Cancun is $702.

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
Interjet 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 09:10 18:35
United 2 2 2 2 2 4 2 03:37 19:37

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 $174.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Cancun is $349.

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 24 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 20 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 80% 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: Jun 24, 2019 2:21 -04:00Number of routes searched: 270Number of itineraries searched: 1,620,782

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
Interjet -
United -
Interjet GDL
American DFW
American PHX
American CLT
American JFK
American MIA
Air Canada YUL
Air Canada YVR
Air Canada YYC
Air Canada YYZ
AeroMexico MEX
Alaska SEA
JetBlue JFK
JetBlue BOS
JetBlue FLL
Copa PTY
Major Airlines ATL
Major Airlines SLC
Major Airlines BOS
Major Airlines CVG
Major Airlines DTW
Frontier DEN
Lufthansa FRA
Swiss ZRH
Sun Country MSP
United AUS
United CLE
United DEN
United EWR
WestJet YVR
WestJet YYC

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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