Leading Mexican airline Aeroméxico will begin operating a seasonal flight between Medellín and Cancún later this month, giving Colombians in the region a direct route to one of the region’s top beach-going destinations.
The inaugural flight on the new route will take off on November 17 and tickets will continue being sold for weekend-only travel through April 28 of next year, according to the Mexican carrier.
Flights will depart Cancún for José María Córdova International Airport outside Medellín each Saturday and Sunday through the end of April at 10:25 am with a scheduled landing at 1:37 pm. The return leg from Medellín to Cancún International Airport will take off 2:37 pm each weekend day and arrive at 5:57 pm.
The flight will be operated by a Embraer 190 aircraft that has the capacity for 99 passengers.
It will be the only direct flight between the two popular Latin American vacation locations, according to Anko van der Werff, chief revenue officer of Aeroméxico…