Several European airlines recently announced new routes or additional flights planned for the summer to cater to growing demand. They include Thompson Holidays, Vueling, which has boosted its services from London, and Blue Panorama, an Italian charter airline flying from Milan to Cancun and Merida.

Stateside, Southwest Airlines is now flying the San Antonio-Cancun route and Mexican airline Volaris has inaugurated a flight from Newark to Cancun.

Connectivity in Mexico and the Maya World also received a boost with the announcement that Volaris is adding a Cancun-Guadalajara service and will begin flying from Cancun to Guatemala City. Grupo Viva (Viva Aerobus), another Mexican carrier is also set to expand over several years, offering new flights linking cities in Mexico and Latin America.