Cancún International Airport (IATA: CUN, ICAO: MMUN) is located in Cancún, Quintana Roo, on the Caribbean coast of Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula. It is Mexico’s second busiest airport, after Mexico City International Airport, but the biggest for international passengers.In 2017, Cancún airport handled 23,601,509 passengers, a 10.21% increase compared to 2016.
It has two parallel operative runways that can be used simultaneously. The airport was officially opened in 1974. The airport is operated by Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste (ASUR). It is a focus city for Aeroméxico, Interjet, VivaAerobus and Volaris, and currently offers flights to over 20 destinations in Mexico and to over 30 countries in North, Central, South America and Europe.
How to get from Cancun Airport to Playa del Carmen:
If you travel alone or as a couple to Playa del Carmen or Tulum, the cheapest option is the bus, look for ADO stalls. They leave every 30 minutes. If you travel with family to a hotel, collective taxis usually give a good rate.
When you visit the Riviera Maya, rent a bicycle and get to know the area, tour the bike paths of Playa del Carmen (PDC).