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The best prices from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen are usually found in February or November, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Edinburgh (EDI) to Playa Del Carmen (CUN)

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to CUN flight in 2021: compare Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Playa Del Carmen.
EDI - CUN
Price
£486 - £742
CUN
Temperature
28 - 33 °C
CUN
Rainfall
12 - 247 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

£524

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

£486

From Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen?

Flying to your destination on a Saturday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Playa Del Carmen. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen?

Users have found that booking a flight from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen at least 55 days early can save you up to 14% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 55 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen for as little as £601 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £641 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen?

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Playa Del Carmen from Edinburgh. Users have commonly found prices around £573 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £398. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen (EDI - CUN)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 18% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen in May, June 2021

The best prices found for EDI to CUN flights in May, June
11 Jun - 26 Jun
£585pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
11 Jun - 26 Jun
£587pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
KLM
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
11 Jun - 26 Jun
£595pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Playa Del Carmen from Edinburgh found for this year
11 Jun - 26 Jun
£585pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
11 Jun - 26 Jun
£587pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
KLM
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
11 Jun - 26 Jun
£595pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Last-minute flights from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen

Late deals on return flights to Playa Del Carmen from Edinburgh, departing today and this week
17 May - 27 May
£615pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
17 May - 27 May
£646pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Virgin Atlantic
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
17 May - 27 May
£654pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
CUN
Cancún
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to Playa Del Carmen from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen
10:15 - 14:10
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
33h 55m
EDI - CUN
Multiple Airlines
£386
Gotogate
10:15 - 05:32
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
25h 17m
EDI - CUN
Multiple Airlines
£479
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Edinburgh</span> to <span class="emphasized">Playa Del Carmen</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen

Are flight prices decreasing from Edinburgh to Cancun due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Edinburgh and Cancun for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cancún have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cancún have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, and American Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like British Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen for under £637 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen for under £637. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Lufthansa for just £585, but on average you can expect to pay £634.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen for under £566 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen for under £637?

There are currently 11+ open flights from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen within the next 7 days for less than £637.

How popular is this flight route?

The Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cancún flight path was viewed by 656 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Edinburgh or Cancun?

Expected rainfall in Edinburgh is less than in Cancun. You can expect this to be the case over the next 12 days.

Is Edinburgh weather warmer or cooler than Cancun?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 32 °C range in August. The weather in Cancun is generally hotter than Edinburgh's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long does is the flight from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen?

A quick flight from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen can take about 13h 20m. United Airlines provides one of the quickest options available for as low as £702. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen return?

Our cheapest airline available from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen is Lufthansa. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £585 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are United Airlines and KLM, starting at £600 and £704 round-trip.

Destination information for Playa Del Carmen

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $28.16
Average temperature for May in Playa Del Carmen
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Playa Del Carmen
12.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing Cancún

Top 10 airlines flying from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh to Playa Del Carmen choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
KLM
£531 £733 No cancel fee 75%
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Delta
£612 £792 No cancel fee N/A
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Malta MedAir
£575 £808 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Malta MedAir. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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British Airways
£532 £843 No cancel fee 70%
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Virgin Atlantic
£544 £851 No cancel fee 72%
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American Airlines
£628 £893 No cancel fee 71%
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Air France
£612 £893 No cancel fee 77%
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Iberia
£731 £931 No cancel fee 77%
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United Airlines
£659 £1,048 No cancel fee 69%
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TUI Airways
£934 £1,096 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by TUI Airways. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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