Cancun’s airport is the gateway to the Yucatan Peninsula. But before you arrive at your Caribbean resort, it’s important to familiarize yourself with Cancun International Airport’s four terminals and how to stay safe.
The Cancun International Airport debuted in Quintana Roo state in 1974, corresponding with the year when Cancun’s first hotel opened. Nowadays, hotels in Cancun abound — as does the traffic around the airport — with tourists coming and going from their vacations.
Unless you’re staying in Cozumel, Cancun International is the best airport to fly into for beach destinations. Next is an estimate of how long it will take you to travel from the Cancun airport to popular beach towns in the Yucatan: