Cancun International Airport
Carretera Cancun etumal KM 22, Cancun . Roo, Mexico
Telefon: (998) 848 7200 or 886 0322
The airport is located 22km (14 miles) southwest of Cancun.
How to get there
Drivers should take Carretera Cancun -Chetumal until the km 22 exit, and then follow signs for the airport.
Information about parking possibilities at the Cancun International Airport
Access by public transport
There is an official public shuttle service from the airport to Cancun el: (998) 848 0335; www.cancunsharedshuttle.com) and the Riviera Maya, making a number of stops at various hotels and towns. The shuttle leaves the airport when the bus is full and journey times can be lengthy. Tickets can be purchased at the desk in the baggage reclaim area. Shuttles run door-to-door services to hotels in and around Cancun; it is possible and recommended to reserve a shuttle in advance, via the website. A public bus service links the airport with the Cancun s station, but this is not a recommended option for travellers.
An official taxi company (tel: 1 800 317 1921; www.cancun-taxi.com) provides individual and group services from the airport. Taxis can be reserved in advance on line, or paid for at the airport just after the Arrivals hall.
An information booth is located at the main entrance to Terminal 2. There are airport representatives in both terminals, to provide information on the airport and the location of facilities. For information prior to travel, passengers should contact their airline, as there is no dedicated information telephone number for the airport. Alternatively, passengers can e-mail the airport.
Terminal 3, serving international flights along with Terminal 2, opened in May 2007. Terminal 1 is no longer used by commercial flights. Plans are also in place for a new runway.