Cheap flights from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen

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Cancún (CUN)
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The best prices from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen are usually found in September or August, booked 0 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Friday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Vancouver (YVR) to Playa Del Carmen (CUN)

All the information you need to plan the best YVR to CUN flight in 2021: compare Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Playa Del Carmen.
8CA - CUN
Price
C$ 473 - C$ 713
CUN
Temperature
28 - 33 °C
CUN
Rainfall
12 - 247 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

C$ 473

From Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen

One-way from

C$ 268

One-way flight from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen?

Friday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Playa Del Carmen.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 54 days in advance, which can save you up to 4% on flights from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 54 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at C$ 492. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from C$ 492.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to Playa Del Carmen. Flights to Playa Del Carmen from Vancouver in September are about C$ 462 on average during September, but can be found for as low as C$ 345.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen (8CA - CUN)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 28% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen in May, June 2021

The best prices found for YVR to CUN flights for May, June
14 May - 19 May
C$ 489pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
15 May - 20 May
C$ 502pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
16 May - 21 May
C$ 503pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Playa Del Carmen from Vancouver found for this year
16 Dec - 26 Dec
C$ 486pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Aeromexico
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Aeromexico
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
31 Aug - 1 Oct
C$ 487pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Aeromexico
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Aeromexico
 
1 STOP
YVR
Vancouver Intl
14 May - 19 May
C$ 489pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Direct flights to Playa Del Carmen from Vancouver

Save time with Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen direct flight deals
13 Oct - 19 Oct
C$ 712pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
WestJet
Direct
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
WestJet
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
24 Oct - 3 Nov
C$ 743pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
WestJet
Direct
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
WestJet
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl
5 Jun - 13 Jun
C$ 771pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
WestJet
Direct
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
WestJet
Direct
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Last minute flights from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen

Late deals on round-trip flights to Playa Del Carmen from Vancouver, departing today and this week
14 May - 19 May
C$ 489pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
15 May - 20 May
C$ 502pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
16 May - 21 May
C$ 503pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Air New Zealand
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

One-way flights to Playa Del Carmen from Vancouver

The cheapest one-way flights from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen
7:20 p.m. - 11:52 a.m.
Aeromexico
1 stop
14h 32m
YVR - CUN
Aeromexico
C$ 268
10:50 a.m. - 2:19 p.m.
United Airlines
2 stops
25h 29m
YVR - CUN
United Airlines
C$ 355
United
10:50 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Air New Zealand
2 stops
23h 55m
YVR - CUN
Air New Zealand
C$ 382
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen

What airport do you fly into for flights to Cancún from Vancouver?

Most people fly into Cancún (CUN) if they book a flight to Cancún from Vancouver. On average, Cancun has 0 inbound flights from Vancouver per day from 9 airlines. Cancún is conveniently located just 14.2 km from Cancún’s city centre.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Vancouver to Cancún to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Vancouver to Cancún include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Vancouver to Cancún have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Interjet, United Airlines, and WestJet flying from Vancouver to Cancún have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen for under C$ 491 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen for under C$ 491. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Aeromexico for just C$ 486, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 555.

Are there direct flights from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen for under C$ 737 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 8 direct flights from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen under C$ 737. A good price for a direct flight from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen is less than C$ 774.

Are there last-minute flights available from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen for under C$ 491?

There are currently 18+ open flights from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen within the next 7 days for less than C$ 491.

Is Vancouver weather warmer or cooler than Cancun?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 32 °C on average in the month of August. The temperature in Cancun is typically hotter than in Vancouver. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen?

Departing from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen will take you 8h 40m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen round-trip?

Flying on Aeromexico is currently your cheapest option to Playa Del Carmen, with prices starting at C$ 487. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Air New Zealand and Korean Air, with the lowest prices starting at C$ 503 and C$ 567, respectively. Aeromexico is currently priced 12% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen one-way?

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen are Aeromexico (C$ 268), Air New Zealand (C$ 288), and United Airlines (C$ 311).

Destination information for Playa Del Carmen

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen.
Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = $16.47
Average temperature for May in Playa Del Carmen
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Playa Del Carmen
12.0 mm

Airports servicing Vancouver

Vancouver Intl (YVR)
Vancouver Coal Harbour (CXH)

Airports servicing Cancún

Top 9 airlines flying from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Vancouver to Playa Del Carmen choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Interjet
C$ 170 C$ 391 No cancel fee 68%
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Aeromexico
C$ 291 C$ 406 No cancel fee N/A
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United Airlines
C$ 294 C$ 410 No cancel fee 69%
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Delta
C$ 178 C$ 410 No cancel fee N/A
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American Airlines
C$ 193 C$ 434 No cancel fee 71%
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Air Canada
C$ 321 C$ 526 No cancel fee 67%
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Air Transat
C$ 300 C$ 540 No cancel fee 50%
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Sunwing Airlines
C$ 432 C$ 600 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Sunwing Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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WestJet
C$ 297 C$ 617 No cancel fee 60%
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