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Flights to Ixtapa in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 13% potential price rise
Cheapest inJuneBest time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average priceC$ 937Average for round-trip flights in December 2021
Round-trip fromC$ 555From Toronto to Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

Cheap flights to Ixtapa in December, January 2021

The best prices found for ZIH flights for December, January
23 Jan. - 6 Feb.
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

2 stops

30h 45m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

2 stops

26h 24m
C$ 555

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 29/11/21

23 Jan. - 6 Feb.
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

2 stops

30h 45m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

3 stops

31h 27m
C$ 562

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 29/11/21

23 Jan. - 6 Feb.
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

2 stops

30h 45m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

2 stops

26h 24m
C$ 578

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 30/11/21

Ixtapa 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Ixtapa found for this year
2 Dec. - 25 Dec.
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

2 stops

46h 17m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

2 stops

18h 38m
C$ 762

United Airlines

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Deal found 30/11/21

1 Dec. - 10 Dec.
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

1 stop

15h 13m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

1 stop

6h 42m
C$ 808

Aeromexico

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Deal found 30/11/21

15 Dec. - 2 Mar.
YHM

Toronto Hamilton

ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

2 stops

31h 28m
ZIH

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

YHM

Toronto Hamilton

2 stops

30h 13m
C$ 812

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 29/11/21

Can I fly to Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl from Canada right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Canada to Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

Most visitors from Canada can enter Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Canada are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Canada are not required to quarantine after entering Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Completed form should be presented upon arrival


Can I fly back to Canada from Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl?

Returning to Canada from Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Canada.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Canada.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Ixtapa?

The cheapest ticket to Ixtapa found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

C$ 705

February

C$ 703

March

C$ 608

April

C$ 534

May

C$ 597

June

C$ 559

July

C$ 642

August

C$ 571

September

C$ 508

October

C$ 594

November

C$ 636

December

C$ 636

Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Ixtapa. Flying to Ixtapa in January will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to Ixtapa?

Average Ixtapa flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month

YTO - ZIH

Price

C$ 508 - C$ 1,079

Flying to Ixtapa in September is usually considered the best time to fly. However, you will find other deals are always available year round.

When is the best time to book a flight to Ixtapa?

Booking 13 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Ixtapa. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Ixtapa?

The cheapest flights to Ixtapa are usually found when departing on a Tuesday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Saturday.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Ixtapa?

Ixtapa flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the evening. Booking a flight in the morning will likely mean higher prices.

Ixtapa is usually mentioned in the same breath as neighbouring town Zihuatanejo. The towns are just 6km apart in the state of Guerrero, southern Mexico. Where Ixtapa is a purpose-built resort, established in the 1970s by the Mexican government, Zihuatanejo is an old fishing village.

Ixtapa is a more immediate vacation destination – luxurious hotels line the Playa El Palmar, there are two magnificent golf courses, a modern marina and high-class boutiques. Savvy travellers who book cheap flights to Ixtapa will be able to sample the best of both towns.

Playa El Palmar is called the “Ixtapa Hotel Zone” as most of the town’s hotels are located here. It’s a beautiful spot, its wide crescent shore excellent for surfing and, at its southern end, swimming. Playa Quieta is located about a ten-minute car ride from the Hotel Zone. It’s quieter and calmer than Playa El Palmar. Playa Linda is further along the coast again, a fine-sand beach just made for swimming. From here, Isla Ixtapa is a ten-minute boat ride away. The tiny island has four beaches and is perfect for swimming, snorkelling, scuba diving or just sunning.

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Ixtapa climate

This part of Mexico has a semi-tropical climate. There are about 300 sunny days per year. Temperatures hover between 24 and 28 degrees Celsius (75-82 degrees Fahrenheit). The rainy season extends from mid May through September/October. Generally, rain falls in the evenings or at night allowing visitors to sun or sight-see as planned. The warmest months are April and May. December and January have milder temperatures.

When is the best time to fly to Ixtapa?

Peak Season:
November through May is the best time to take cheap flights to Ixtapa.

Off Season:
May through September/October is the rainy season, which also takes in the hottest months of the year (June, July and August).

Getting around Ixtapa

If, after you get off your cheap flights to Ixtapa, you plan on exploring the coastal region, rental car offers maximum independence. However, if you plan to stay close to Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo, taking taxis or public buses is a better, and cheaper, option.

What is good to know if travelling to Ixtapa?

  • Almost everything in Ixtapa lies along Paseo Ixtapa, the boulevard which runs parallel to Playa del Palmar, the hotel-lined main beach.
  • The Delfiniti Ixtapa dolphinarium offers visitors the chance to get up close with bottlenose dolphins through a variety of interactive programs – a 45-minute swim, a 20-minute play-and-swim session, a program for children aged 3-7 years and mom-and-baby bonding with a dolphin.
  • Ixtapa is paradise for bird watchers. Throughout Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo, more than 320 species have been recorded, one third of all birdlife in Mexico.
  • In the Southern Sierra Madre mountain range, visitors can rappel, zip-line, raft and hike at two adventure parks.
  • Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo is a great place to go fishing. Rated as one of the best places in the world for sports fishing, enthusiasts take cheap flights to Ixtapa to test themselves against the deep sea creatures. The Pacific sailfish is the most abundant species in these waters and is available year-round. Blue and black marlin swim through this area between January and July. Dorado or mahi-mahi and yellowfin tuna are also visitors.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Ixtapa?

Ixtapa Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo Intl (ZIH), located 14.9 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly into when you book flights to Ixtapa.

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