Cancun Airport

Cancun Airport

Cancun International Airport is the primary international gateway into Cancun and is less than 20 km from the city center. Comprised of four passenger terminals, Cancun International Airport is the second busiest airport in Mexico and the busiest international airport in the country. The airport handles a wide range of domestic and international services from destinations as far as Europe and Russia, although there are no direct flights available from the UAE.

Terminals at Cancun Airport

At Cancun International Airport there are four passenger terminals, with an excellent selection of amenities and services available for travelers. All the terminals are connected together by shuttle bus, so any travelers needing to transfer between terminals can conveniently do so by shuttle. The newest terminal is Terminal 4 which handles both domestic and international flights, while Terminal 3 primarily handles European, US and Canadian flights.

Facilities at Cancun Airport

Cancun International Airport offers a wide range of choices when it comes to amenities and facilities, so travelers will find everything they would need on site. There are many different places to eat and drink at the airport, with many leading international chains alongside local choices. You can also find duty-free shopping available at the airport alongside plenty of other travel and souvenir shops.

Travelers at the airport can gain access to Wi-Fi by paying a fee, while there are also a few airport lounges on site offering more comfortable and exclusive surroundings. There are a few car rental companies available on site at the airport, so when you arrive you can conveniently rent a car.

Cancun Airport Travel Information

When you have landed at the airport, there are a few transportation options open to travelers. Those who are on a tight budget may opt to catch one of the local buses into the center of Cancun, although plenty of taxis can be found outside of the passenger terminals. UAE nationals traveling to Mexico will need to have a visa, so make sure you get an application complete well in advance of your journey. In Cancun you can expect warm weather for the majority of the year, with average highs of around 25 degrees from May until September.

* This information is correct as of May 2018

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Cancun Airport

Carretera Cancun-Chetumal Km 22,
Benito Juarez,
Edo. de Quintana Roo,
CP 77565 Cancun,
Quintana Roo,

Tel:+52 (0)998 8487200
Fax:+52 (0)998 8487200


 Location Details

Longitude:86° 52' 0'' W
Latitude:21° 1' 59'' N

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