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Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Cancun & Flight Information

Origin Airport IATA Code SJC
Destination Airport IATA Code CUN
Number Of Flight Options 1
Average Flight Time 4 hours 24 minutes

Helpful San Francisco (SJC) to Cancun (CUN) Flight Information

Traveling FromSan Francisco
Origin Airport IATA CodeSJC
Traveling ToCancun
Destination Airport IATA CodeCUN
Number of Airlines Serving1
Available AirlinesVolaris, American Airlines, United, Delta
Distance3871 km
Direct Flight Time5 24
Flight Price£278

FAQs about flights from San Francisco to Cancun

Is it possible to fly from San Francisco to Cancun right now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor provides crucial info about travelling from San Francisco to Cancun in these uncertain times. You'll find everything from flying restrictions to health guidelines, as well as loads of other important info you should know about before you book a flight.

Is there a direct flight between San Francisco and Cancun?

At the moment, no air carriers fly directly from San Francisco to Cancun. A few advertise multi-stop flights, so factor in at least one stopover on this route.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Cancun due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Cancun booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for San Francisco to Cancun flights?

Take a look at our list below to discover which routes have the most flights between San Francisco and Cancun:

  • San Jose Intl. Airport to CUN - 121 flights per week
  • Oakland, CA (OAK-Oakland Intl.) to Cancun, Quintana Roo (CUN-Cancun Intl.) - 97 flights per week
  • Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. Airport (SJC) to Cozumel, Quintana Roo (CZM-Cozumel Intl.) - 26 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from San Francisco to Cancun?

The route between San Francisco and Cancun is a well-travelled one, so you'll find numerous flights to choose from. If you're unsure about how to start planning your getaway, here are the top six carriers to check out:

  • Southwest Airlines with 394 flights every month.
  • Delta with 286 flights every month.
  • Volaris with 160 flights every month.
  • Alaska Airlines with 130 flights every month.
  • American Airlines with 95 flights every month.
  • United Airlines with 73 flights every month.
How many flights are there from San Francisco to Cancun?

There are roughly 17 flights which operate each day from San Francisco to Cancun. You might like to remember this the next time you're dreaming about a holiday.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.


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            Majestic Elegance Costa Mujeres – All Inclusive

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              ^Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on ebookers.ie from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.

              Fare, taxes & fees: Fares were found on ebookers.com and are updated daily. They include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees.

              Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

              Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.