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Cancun route ranks as most frequented in the country

Cancun, Q.R. — The Cancun, Mexico City route is the most frequented in the country says ministry.

With 4.7 million passengers and an 11 percent increase over last year, the Cancun-Mexico City route is positioned first in the national ranking of the highest volume of passengers.

According to data from the Ministry of Communications and Transportation (SCT) the second most frequented route is Monterrey-Mexico, with the third most busy route being Mexico-Guadalajara.

At a press conference, the Secretary of Tourism Marisol Vanegas Pérez stressed that in the top ten of the main air routes in international regular service, Cancun remains the undisputed leader.

“The Huston-Cancun route occupies fourth place internationally with the Chicago-Cancun route the sixth. Our Toronto-Cancun route is the seventh most busy and New York-Cancun eighth,” he said.

Other frequented routes into Cancun, he said include, “Cancun-Atlanta the ninth and Los Angeles-Cancun tenth.”

In 2017, the Cancún airport inaugurated its Terminal 4 with the capacity to serve up to 31 million passengers.