Cheap Flights from London to Cancun

London to Cancun Flight Info

Cheapest return ticket price

£419
London(LGW) ⇒ Cancun(CUN)

Cheapest direct flight price

£346
London(LGW) ⇒ Cancun(CUN)

Cheap Flights from London to Cancun

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • When are flight tickets from London (LON) to Cancun (CUN) the cheapest?

    Airlines adjust prices for flights from London to Cancun based on the date and time of your booking. By analyzing data from all airlines, on Trip.com, you can find the lowest flight prices on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.
  • How much do flights from London (LON) to Cancun (CUN) cost?

    According to Trip.com's data, the lowest price is around £927.
  • How long does it take to fly from London (LON) to Cancun (CUN)?

    It takes about 10 hours 48 minutes to fly from London (LON) to Cancun (CUN).
  • What is the transportation method from the main airport to downtown in Cancun?

    • The distance from Cancún International Airport to downtown is about 14km, by taxi about 30 minutes.
  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from London (LON) to Cancun (CUN)?

    Airlines with flights from London (LON) to Cancun (CUN): British Airways, Condor, Thomas Cook Airlines and Virgin Atlantic.
  • What's the most popular airline for non-stop flights from London (LON) to Cancun (CUN)?

    British Airways operates 119 non-stop flights from London (LON) to Cancun (CUN).
  • How many airports are there in Cancun (CUN)?

    There are 1 airport(s) near Cancun (CUN): Cancún International Airport.
  • What are some travel guidelines for Cancun during the COVID19 pandemic?

    Entry restrictions and flight schedule changes and cancellations are frequently updated and subject to change. If you plan to travel to Cancun, please obtain the most updated information from the airline you plan to book your travels with. You can also refer to COVID19 Country/Region Entry Restrictions for more information.
  • Which airlines offer free date changes for flights to this city during the COVID19 pandemic?

    There are no airlines with flights to this city that provide this service. Please use this information as a reference only and confirm with the airline prior to booking.
Flight from London to Cancun

Cancun is a Mexican city tucked far in the coastal region. Bordering the sublime Caribbean Sea, it houses some of the country’s most-visited beaches bustling with nightclubs, resorts, high-end restaurants and water sports. The electrifying ambience is one of the biggest magnets for millennials. In contrast, the downtown area El Centro is comparatively traditional. Cultural landmarks such as the Mayan Ruins and Underwater Sculpture Museum bring out the artsy side of the city.

Tip: As an extremely tourist-friendly destination, Cancun is welcoming and safety is not an issue. EVen the language will not pose an issue for native English speakers.

Reaching Cancun 

Getting to Cancun is as easy as you’d like. Book your tickets with British Airways who operate direct flights to Cancun, from London Heathrow as well as London Gatwick Airport. Delta Airlines, Finnair, Swiss Air and American Airlines have one or more connections between London to Cancun flights. The total flying time from London to Cancun is 11 hours, covering a distance of 5000 miles (8046 kilometres). Busiest in the country after Mexico’s City International Airport, the Cancun International Airport serves passengers travelling inbound. It is said to have handled over 50 million passengers since 2018.

Tip: Developing into a hotspot destination for tourists, booking tickets a few months in advance is well advised. 

What to see in Cancun

At the El Rey Archaeological site, get a glimpse of the ruins from the Mayan Civilization, most of which date back to 250 A.D. Much of this attraction comprises of stone carved structures and pyramid-shaped temples. Nestled on the outskirts, beside the coast, you can hire a cab or use the public bus to get here. Just like the former, the El Meco Archaeological Site is also based on the Mayans. If lucky, you can even spot Iguanas.

For art lovers, the Underwater Museum of Art is a unique experience not to miss out on. Run as a non-profit organization, it is well-preserved and ranks top amongst must-see places in Cancun. With over 500 sculptures submerged underwater, it is considered to be the largest of its kind.

If you are travelling with kids and family, take them to Ventura Park. From waterslides and roller-coasters to go-karts and dolphins, this amusement centre is worth a day. Changing rooms, restaurants and lounges are some of the amenities it offers. The Xcaret Park, on the other hand, is a resort cum theme park owned privately to promote eco-tourism. Located in Riviera Maya, this park was nicknamed as Mexico’s majestic paradise by its visitors.

 Explore Cancun’s popular area ‘Zona Hotelara’, which means ‘The Hotel Zone’. Recommended for adults travelling with friends, this part of town is the liveliest of all. Party at the nightclub and unwind beachside the next morning. The resorts here offer great deals during festive seasons.

Fill the empty shopping bags that you brought along. At Mercado 28, spend a fun afternoon shopping from the long-running flee market. Plenty of food stalls here serve traditional Mexican cuisine.

Tip: Mexico is a charming country and Cancun is one of the pieces of the puzzle. Make the most of your time in the city and do not miss out on any of the mentioned attractions!

Craving a vacation to a far-off destination? Looking out for cheap tickets from London? Trip.com offers discounts on London-Cancun flight booking along with affordable hotel options. Its time you begin packing your bags.

  • Plan Your Trip from London (LON) to Cancun (CUN)

    Cancun attracts thousands of visitors every year for both business and pleasure. Whether you’re taking a last-minute break or a much needed getaway, flights from London to Cancun on Trip.com can help you get there with ease. With Trip.com, you can browse popular airlines with flights to Cancun, check the best season to visit, and preview Cancun attractions before you arrive. With flight deals and exciting attractions waiting for you to explore in Cancun, the best time to book flights from London to Cancun is now! Planning a trip from London to Cancun is easy when you use Trip.com to help you make travel arrangements. Whether you are flying one-way, non-stop, or round-trip, you will find just the flight you need with us. If you want to lock in a great deal for your flights, go for a round-trip flight, if you need flexibility with your itinerary, book a one-way flight to Cancun. With Trip.com, you can search for available flights and hotel rooms, and then make your booking quickly and easily online and on the go. Pack your travel accessories, make a must-see bucket list, and book your flight to Cancun on Trip.com today!

  • A Trip to Remember (LON—CUN)

    Make your journey from London (LON) to Cancun (CUN) a trip to remember by using Trip.com to view Cancun attractions before you arrive. Once you know what to do in Cancun, you can reserve and book in advance for the best travel experience possible. Planning ahead is the most effective way to ensure your whole travel experience goes smoothly. Whether you need help choosing the perfect restaurant, discovering the best places to try local flavors, or finding the most stunning views in town, Trip.com is with you every step of the way for your trip to Cancun.