Cheap flights from London to Playa del Carmen

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The best prices from London to Playa del Carmen are usually found in September or March, booked 55 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
London (LON) to Playa del Carmen

All the information you need to plan the best LON to CUN flight in 2022: compare London to Playa del Carmen flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Playa del Carmen.
LON - PL9
Price
£684 - £1,001
PL9
Temperature
24 - 27 °C
PL9
Rainfall
31 - 182 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£546

From London (LON) to Playa del Carmen

One-way from

£269

One-way flight from London (LON) to Playa del Carmen

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Playa del Carmen (LON - PL9)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from London to Playa del Carmen as you normally would.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London to Playa del Carmen?

To save on the cost of your flight from London to Playa del Carmen, book at least 55 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 14% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from £678 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as £723.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London to Playa del Carmen?

September is one of the best times of the year to fly to Playa del Carmen from London. Prices for September average £646 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £449. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a September flight can save you 23% on your journey compared to booking in December

Cheap flights from London to Playa del Carmen in May, June 2022

The best prices found for LON to Playa del Carmen flights in May, June
30 May - 13 Jun
£392pp
LGW
London Gatwick
TUI Airways
Direct
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
TUI Airways
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
30 May - 13 Jun
£392pp
LGW
London Gatwick
TUI Airways
Direct
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
TUI Airways
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
22 Jun - 1 Jul
£396pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

London to Playa del Carmen 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Playa del Carmen from London found for this year
2 Dec - 9 Dec
£183pp
LGW
London Gatwick
British Airways
Direct
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
British Airways
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
4 Nov - 18 Nov
£376pp
LGW
London Gatwick
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick
19 Nov - 3 Dec
£376pp
LHR
London Heathrow
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Direct flights to Playa del Carmen from London

Save time with London to Playa del Carmen direct flight deals
16 Nov - 30 Nov
£410pp
LGW
London Gatwick
British Airways
Direct
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
British Airways
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
17 Nov - 21 Mar
£500pp
LGW
London Gatwick
British Airways
Direct
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
British Airways
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
20 Nov - 20 Mar
£508pp
LGW
London Gatwick
British Airways
Direct
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
British Airways
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick

Last-minute flights from London to Playa del Carmen

Late deals on return flights to Playa del Carmen from London, departing today and this week
30 May - 13 Jun
£392pp
LGW
London Gatwick
TUI Airways
Direct
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
TUI Airways
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
30 May - 13 Jun
£392pp
LGW
London Gatwick
TUI Airways
Direct
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
TUI Airways
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick
30 May - 13 Jun
£539pp
LGW
London Gatwick
TUI Airways
Direct
CUN
Cancun
CUN
Cancun
TUI Airways
Direct
LGW
London Gatwick

One-way flights to Playa del Carmen from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to Playa del Carmen
13:35 - 13:40
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
30h 05m
STN - CUN
Multiple Airlines
£269
Gotogate
04:25 - 13:40
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
15h 15m
STN - CUN
Multiple Airlines
£274
Gotogate
09:05 - 13:40
Multiple Airlines
1 stop
34h 35m
STN - CUN
Multiple Airlines
£281
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From London to Playa del Carmen

Which airlines flying from London to Playa del Carmen have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

British Airways, Air Canada, and TAP AIR PORTUGAL are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from London to Playa del Carmen for under £400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Playa del Carmen for under £400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just £376, but on average you can expect to pay £390.

Are there nonstop flights from London to Playa del Carmen for under £500 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from London to Playa del Carmen under £500. A good price for a nonstop flight from London to Playa del Carmen is less than £518.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to Playa del Carmen for under £400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to Playa del Carmen within the next 7 days for less than £400.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from London to Playa del Carmen?

Consider American Airlines, Air Canada or Air France when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from London to Playa del Carmen.

What are the most popular routes from London to Playa del Carmen?

The most popular flight routes from London to Playa del Carmen are London Gatwick - Cancun, London Heathrow - Cancun and London City - Cancun.

What are the cheapest flights from London to Playa del Carmen?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for £370. While the most popular route (London Gatwick - Cancun) can be booked for £392 on average our data indicates £554 when flying from London to Playa del Carmen.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Playa del Carmen

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Playa del Carmen from London?

Information is based on travel restrictions from London to Playa del Carmen

Most visitors from London can enter Playa del Carmen without restrictions.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Playa del Carmen.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London are not required to quarantine after entering Playa del Carmen.

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Do I need a test to fly back to London from Playa del Carmen?

Returning to London from Playa del Carmen

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Playa del Carmen are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering London.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Playa del Carmen are not required to quarantine after entering London.

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Alternative routes for London to Playa del Carmen

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Playa del Carmen

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from London to Playa del Carmen.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $24.92
Flight duration from London to Playa del Carmen
10h 05m
Average temperature for May in Playa del Carmen
32.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Playa del Carmen
12.0 mm

Airports servicing London

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London City (LCY)
Luton (LTN)
Southend (SEN)

Airports servicing Playa del Carmen

Top 10 airlines flying from London to Playa del Carmen

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from London 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
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
£279 £371 No cancel fee N/A
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TUI Airways
£362 £743 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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Air Europa
£373 £505 No cancel fee 83%
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KLM
£385 £502 No cancel fee 75%
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Eurowings
£389 £568 No cancel fee 87%
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Virgin Atlantic
£399 £606 No cancel fee 72%
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Air Canada
£402 £503 No cancel fee 67%
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Aeromexico
£407 £659 No cancel fee N/A
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Air France
£425 £618 No cancel fee 77%
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Delta
£428 £524 No cancel fee N/A
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Hourly flight availability from London to Playa del Carmen

See what time of day planes typically take off from London towards Playa del Carmen.
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from London to Playa del Carmen
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from London to Playa del Carmen.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
0 flights
Saturday
1 daily flight
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