The new Terminal 4 at Cancun International Airport is expected to open in late 2017 and will have the capacity to handle nine million additional passengers a year.

The airport is also handling more international flights. New flights to Cancun already operating or due to begin this year include Air Canada Rouge from Vancouver; American Airlines from Los Angeles; Condor & Neckermann and Tui operated flights from Warsaw in Poland; Edelweiss Air from Zurich; Interjet, Virgin America and Southwest on the Los Angeles route, and Viva Colombia from Medellin.