Cancun International Airport (CUN)

Cancun International Airport (IATA code: CUN, ICAO code: MMUN) is located 16 kilometers from downtown Cancun, on the Yucatan Peninsula. It is considered the second most important airport in Mexico.

Contact Information

Address: Carretera Cancún-Chetumal Km 22, Benito Juarez, Edo. de Quintana Roo, CP 77565 Cancún, Quintana Roo, México
Phone: +52 55 5284 0400

Airport information

Cancun International Airport is one of the most important airports in Mexico, ranking second after Mexico City's International Airport. It is considered one of the most important points in Latin America, due to the number of views it receives on international flights.

It is located a few kilometers from downtown Cancun, on the Mexican Caribbean coast, on the Yucatan Peninsula and receives flights from various parts of the territory, including international flights from the European continent, the Caribbean and important countries such as Canada and the United States.

Currently operated by ASUR, the airport has reached 17 million passengers who transited through its facilities throughout 2014. Some of the companies it has are WestJet, Thomas Cook Airlines, AirTran Airways, Frontier Airlines, Air Berlin, among others. The airport has two runways in its facilities, which are located along three commercial terminals within the air terminal.

Flight departures and arrivals

In this part you will find the most useful information about flight departures from Lübeck Airport as well as flight arrivals information.

Flight Departures from Cancun Airport
Flight arrivals at Cancun Airport



This transportation begins its operations from the airport, with direction to the bus station in Cancun and Playa del Carmen. It should be noted that the buses do not stop on the way and arrive at their destination quickly, the operating company is called ADO.
At the airport you can find a cab stand, these belong to special companies since they do not allow the entrance of transports outside their facilities, these cabs transfer the users to the places where they wish to spend the night or visit.
You can also hire cars to take you to the city, using minivans, prepared cabs, among other means of transportation.

Among some of the services provided by the Cancun Airport facilities, there are some that are still important. Among these, there are the customer service, information and car rental modules, belonging to each of the best known entities such as Advantage, Avicar, Avis, Budget, National, Thrifty, America, Alamo, Buster, Hertz, Executive, among others.

Airports near Cancun (CUN)

  • Cozumel airport (57km)
  • Merida (Mexico) airport (289km)
  • Chetumal airport (322km)
  • San Pedro (Belize) airport (366km)
  • Caye Caulker airport (382km)

Baggage custody

Cancun International Airport has a left-luggage service, providing the perfect solution for travelers who have to wait from short to long connecting hours between flights.

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The cost per locker is $100 Mexican pesos per 24 hours.



Airport facilities

Along the terminals are currency exchange offices, which also have ATMs, public telephones and Wi-Fi Internet access. Nearby are also some restaurants and bars, which offer a varied menu with national, international and fast food.

In terminals 2 and 3 are located the most important stores, which sell duty free items. They also sell a variety of products, in case you want to buy a souvenir at the souvenir store, a magazine or newspaper at the newsstands, among others.

So that you do not have problems with your luggage, inside the airport you can find some lockers where you can keep a part of your luggage, in small quantity or tiny packages. And in case an inconvenience occurs and your bag is lost or something else happens, you can contact the baggage office, where they can be found. Some of the other services that stand out within the airport are pharmacies, medication services, etc. Also important are the general information modules, in the same terminal 2.

You can find in the airport many environments with easy access for people with disabilities, from toilets, wheelchairs, among others.

In front of the terminals, the airport has a large parking area, these operate throughout the day in order to receive travelers arriving immediately to the airport, it should be noted that this area is well guarded for safety.

Inside the airport there is no hotel exclusively, although you can find many of them near the airport, you can even find outside the airport some buses that take you to the airport where you want to spend the night.


Airlines and destinations

Cancun airport has three terminals, two of which are in use. Terminal 1 is currently closed for remodeling so that it can receive and attend all charter flights.

Terminal 2 has 22 Gates: A1-A11 and B12-B22.
The Satellite Building has 11 Gates on the second floor: A1-A11.
The Main Building has 11 Gates on the first floor: B12-B22
Terminal 3 has 14 Doors: C23-C37

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