Why travel by plane from Los Angeles to Cancun?
From the Californian city of Los Angeles, It's a 2,813 mile drive to Cancun – meaning a drive time of around 49 hours. Alternatively, travelers can opt to shave over a day off their travel time by jetting off on a 4h 40m flight to reach their Mexican destination. Operated by airlines including Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, Interjet and Delta Air Lines, travelers have plenty of choice when deciding when to fly thanks to the multiple flights available per day. Departing from Los Angeles International Airport, flights arrive in Cancún International Airport, which is well connected to Cancun's city center by public buses and taxis.
What is there for visitors to enjoy in Cancun?
As well as relaxing on one of Cancun's many beautiful beaches, visitors to Cancun will discover a host of cultural activities. A visit to the nearby city of Coba, which features Mayan ruins and a pyramid from which visitors can enjoy spectacular views, is a must. Museums to visit within Cancun itself include the Cancun Wax Museum, the Maya Cancun Museum, and the fascinating Cancun Underwater Museum – which features underwater sculptures and can be explored by scuba divers and snorkelers.