2024 is already looking like a fantastic year with the news that Tulum’s brand-new international airport will be accepting non-stop U.S. flights starting in March and Canadian flights starting in May! With its must-see Mayan ruins, pristine beaches, and incredible nightlife, Tulum continues to be one of Mexico’s most popular destinations. Flights are already available for booking, so don’t miss out! 

Departure Destinations to Tulum 

As the new airport prepares for arrivals, several major American airlines, including United, Delta, American, Spirit, and JetBlue have announced brand-new direct flights to Tulum. Air Canada has also announced that they will be the Canadian airline to offer service to Tulum, with flights from Toronto and Montreal .

Soon, you’ll be able to fly directly from Atlanta, Dallas, Miami, Charlotte, Orlando, Fort Lauderdale, New York, Los Angeles, Houston, Chicago, Montreal and Toronto. Stay tuned and check back with your favorite airline as new cities and flights are being added all the time! 

Starting in early May, the Tulum International Airport will introduce expanded connectivity. Aeromexico announced on Thursday that they will initiate two direct flights daily from the Aeropuerto Internacional Felipe Ángeles (AIFA) located outside Mexico City to Tulum. These non-stop flights are scheduled to commence on May 2, 2024. 

Direct Flights from Europe to Tulum

The new Tulum Felipe Carrillo Puerto International Airport in Mexico's Riviera Maya is also set to receive its first direct flight from Europe by the end of the year.  

Discover Airlines, a subsidiary of Lufthansa Group, will operate two weekly flights from Frankfurt, Germany, to Tulum during the winter season, from December 12 to April 2025. This move is anticipated to boost tourism in the region. 

Luxury Villas Located Near the New Airport in Tulum 

As you’re scrolling through your new flight options, don’t forget to browse our exclusive villa listings! Many of our favorite private villas are located less than 2 hours from the new airport and feature striking views and world-class amenities you won’t find anywhere else. 

Villa Alma Rosa

Villa Alma Rosa’s pink exterior.

Named for its chic pink exterior and décor, Villa Alma Rosa is the fun and luxurious vacation home of your dreams! Located on the pristine, sandy beaches of Akumal, just an hour from Tulum airport, this villa is fully equipped with a rooftop terrace, wet bar, and multi-level private pool complete with a palapa and hammock. With 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, there’s ample space for the whole family to enjoy a fabulous beach holiday in style. 

Your beachfront retreat includes a gourmet chef, butler, villa manager, housekeeping service, concierge, and 24/7 security. 

Hacienda Caracol

Living room inside of Hacienda Caracol.

This breathtaking 10-bedroom, beachfront estate is only steps away from the sparkling waters of the Caribbean Sea! Nestled between Tulum and Akumal, Hacienda Caracol is just a 30-minute drive from the new airport. Enjoy a relaxing day at the beach under your private beachside palapa, take a dip in the private pool, and sip on a delicious summer cocktail on the rooftop terrace as you take in spectacular views of the ocean. 

Your tropical escape comes complete with chef services, daily housekeeping, groundskeeping, concierge services, and evening security services. 

Villa Na’iik 

Natural view from a bedroom in Villa Na’iik

Transform your next getaway into a luxurious nature retreat! Translating to “House of Air”, Villa Na’iik sits within the lush jungle of the Sian Ka’an Biosphere Reserve—a World Heritage Site home to thousands of species of flora and fauna. Admire the natural beauty while enjoying luxe amenities such as a glass-bottom, rooftop private infinity pool, Coco Palm lounge areas, home theatre, and 300 feet of your own private seafront. This bright, airy villa is within 90 minutes of the new Tulum airport and features 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms for ample space and privacy. Your stay also includes kayaks, boogie boards, beach toys, and snorkeling equipment so that you may fully explore the diverse natural wonders of this uniquely beautiful property!  

You’ll also enjoy access to a gourmet chef, butler, housekeeping, 24/7 concierge, and groundskeeping. 

Villa Imperia

Loungers by the pool at Villa Imperia in Tulum, Mexico.

Just 20 minutes from Tulum’s new airport, Villa Imperia is a stunning private villa in La Privada, an exclusive gated community in the heart of Tulum. This gorgeous property features 2 side-by-side villas, connected by rooftop terraces and living areas. It’s an excellent choice for families and large groups to feel close to one another while maintaining privacy. Together, the villas boast 8 bedrooms and 12 bathrooms, making it a spacious retreat with excellent access to all that Tulum has to offer. 

You’ll love the incredible jungle views, two private pools, bar, outdoor patio, and exclusive access to the nearby Jashita Hotel’s Beach Club and Spa. Daily housekeeping and concierge service ensure that you’re content and comfortable for the duration of your stay. 

Retreat to Tulum with Agave Villas

With new direct flights to Tulum booking now, don’t miss out on planning the tropical vacation of a lifetime! Our friendly staff would be delighted to assist you with booking a private villa to deliver the ultimate in luxury and style. Browse our listings today or contact us to start planning your next exciting adventure in Tulum! 

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