Fly Roundtrip to Guadalajara

Guadalajara is a popular tourism hotspot in Mexico offering numerous natural wonders, landmarks and a host of adventure activities. Book cheap flights to Guadalajara Mexico with FlyOfinder now and visit the beautiful city renowned for Mexican nuptials, Mayan history and culture, traditional towns and authentic indigenous cuisines. For party lovers, Guadalajara is a veritable paradise with its mariachi music and plenty of tequila.

Things to Do

Guadalajara, nicknamed as the Pearl of West, is home to many architectural marvels in typical Neo-Gothic style. The architectural wonders here are soaked in culture and history. Visit the Guadalajara Cathedral to see its stunning architecture. Your kids will enjoy visiting the Guadalajara Zoo and have a gala time there.

Head to the Governor’s Office to get amazed with the murals painted by José Clemente Orozco. Consider spending a day at the Lake Chapala to soak up its natural beauty.

Try some Tequila shots on a tour of the distillery at Tequila on a day trip.

Other important attractions in the city which shouldn’t be missed include the Rotonda de los Jalicienses Ilustres, Museo Regional de Guadalajara and the Plaza de Armas. With all these and much more, Guadalajara is going to keep you spell bound endlessly.

Getting Around

Guadalajara is a wonderful Mexican city which can be easily explored on foot, by bus, and also a horse-drawn carriage. The Downtown or Centro is home to most attractions with all of them being situated within a small radius. You can explore the attractions at the Centro on foot itself.

Other transportation mode for touring the city is the Metro. It has two lines – one operating to the eastern suburbs, while the other line operates to the edges of the city.

Guadalajara Fact file

  • Guadalajara International Airport (GDL) is the primary airport serving Guadalajara, the capital of Mexican State of Jalisco. The airport serves as the hub for Aeroméxico, Volaris and VivaAerobus.
  • Guadalajara generally runs on Central Daylight Time (CDT). The city however changes to Daylight Savings Time (DST) during summer months starting from April to October.
  • US citizens are allowed a visa-free travel to Mexican cities, including Guadalajara so long as they are carrying a valid passport for the duration of their stay.
  • Guadalajara experiences a humid subtropical climate with hot spring weather, cool winter nights and summer rainfall. The peak season here lasts from June through August, despite heavy rainfall during these summer months.

 

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Frequently Asked Questions

Most international airlines arrive at Guadalajara International Airport (GDL), also called Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla Guadalajara International Airport. It is Mexico’s third largest and primary airport serving the country’s second-largest city Guadalajara. The airport is 11 miles from the city center. Major airlines offering flights to Guadalajara Mexico from USA include American Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines and more. Apart from these, Guadalajara is also served by many other airlines as well including Aeromexico, Volaris, Interjet, VivaAerobus, Aeromar and Copa Airlines. You can look forward to getting cheap roundtrip flights to Guadalajara when flying on Monday through Thursday.

Yes, Volaris offers flights to Guadalajara. Volaris mostly offers discount flights from important US cities such as Los Angeles (LAX), New York (JFK), Oakland (OAK), Denver (DEN), and Dallas (DFW).

The months of October and December are the best time for taking flights to Guadalajara Mexico. This is the time when the temperatures are in the lower 80s F, weather is dry, and many festivals take place. It’s great to explore the city center on foot. You should better book your flights tickets to Guadalajara well in advance when traveling during this peak season. Another prime time to book and take flights to GDL is during the months from January through May. The temperatures are however in the average lows hovering in the 40s F and 50s F. You need to pack a sweater or jacket when traveling during this time as the nights are too cold than days. Cheap hotels are easier to book during these months. It’s best to avoid visiting Guadalajara from June through September because of high temperatures and heavy rainfall.

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