Cancun International Airport
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Answers to Frequently Asked Passenger Questions
- How to go from the airport to the resorts zone of Cancun, Playa del Carmen or Tulum?
- What is the cheapest way to get to downtown Cancun, Playa del Carmen or Tulum?
- Does the airport have currency exchange and banking services?
- Is there free access to WiFi Internet?
- How to transfer between the terminals?
- What to do in case of a long layover?
- What to do in case of lost luggage or personal belongings?
- Is there a luggage storage service?
- How to request a tax refund?
- What is the parking fee at the airport?
The Cancun International Airport (IATA: CUN) serves the tourist area of the Mexican Riviera Maya (Cancun, Playa del Carmen, Tulum, among others), with a large number of direct international and intercontinental flights to the entire country. During 2019, 25.5 million passengers passed through the airport. It is located 15 km from the hotel zone of Cancun and 60 km from Playa del Carmen and 115 km from Tulum. (SEE MAP).
Nearby are several hotels such as Comfort Inn Cancun Aeropuerto, Courtyard by Marriott Cancun Airport, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Cancun Airport. In turn, many of the resorts, both those in the hotel zone of Cancun, and the entire corridor of the Riviera Maya (including Playa del Carmen, Tulum, Puerto Morelos and other urbanizations) have transfer services to and from the airport.
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The airport has 4 terminals: FBO for private aviation and charters, Terminal 2 (domestic and international flights), Terminal 3 (international flights) and Terminal 4 (domestic and international flights) available 24 hours a day. A free shuttle service connects the terminals. See connection between terminals .
The terminals have restaurants from 6 am to midnight in the Departures areas, cafes and bars (some available 24 hours), as well as a wide variety of shops, including 24-hour duty free, clothing, perfumeries, regional products, books and newspapers , liquor stores and tobacco, electronics, telephony and accessories. Currency exchange agencies, ATMs, convenience stores, VIP rooms and services, and luggage storage (7 am to 9 pm) are also available.
Public and Private Transportation
Taxi counters are located in the public area of the terminals. Estimated rates: to the hotel zone of Cancun from $ 35USD up to 4 passengers. See more
It is an economical and comfortable way to travel from the airport to the bus terminal in Cancun, Playa del Carmen, Tulum and other tourist spots in the Riviera Maya. See more .
Shuttles and limousines
There is a transportation service to hotels (Shuttle), private, groups, groups and also VIP transfer services and limousines. See more
If you want to rent a car at the Cancun International Airport, you will find the most recognized car rental companies, available 24 hours a day. See more
Airlines operating at the Cancun airport.
There are parking lots in front of the terminals with 24-hour security. Rate: $ 36.00 pesos per hour. After 6 hours the price per day applies. Rate: MXN 215.00 pesos per day