Ariba! Trading the states for the land of the sombrero has never been easier. Yep, there are now more airlines offering cheap flights to Mexico City from USA than you can poke a piñata at. Heading south across the border, they'll drop you on the cusp of a capital that's filled with excitement and enjoyments. From the Art Deco eateries of La Condesa to the cool cafes of Roma and the immersive colonial-Aztec mashup of the Zócalo, there's so much to get through. And that's not even mentioning the joys of greater Mexico that await over the hilly horizon – think the surf beaches of Oaxaca, the butterfly reserves of Mariposa, the scintillating sands of Cancun, and oodles, oodles more.
Leave behind the bustle of old Mexico City and meet Roma – it's filled with cool 50s and 60s Art Deco cafes and mansions, with tree-lined streets and pretty parks.
From the Temple of Quetzalcoatl to the Avenue of the Dead, the mighty site of Teotihuacan offers a glimpse into the fascinating ancient past of Mexico, all just a tad north of the capital.
Find relics of ancient Aztec civilizations next to the great palaces of Spanish rulers on the Zocalo square in the heart of old Mexico City.
Air New Zealand, Delta, United, American Airlines, Aeromexico, Frontier, Interjet and Volaris fly direct between the United States of America and Mexico City.
The best airline to fly to Mexico City from the United States of America is ANA. For direct flights then Air New Zealand is the best. Frontier is the best budget airline.