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Mexico City is one of the most enjoyable destinations. Its historic center, better known as Zocalo, is declared World Heritage by UNESCO and is the heart of a living culture. Visit its neighborhoods flooded with art nouveau and art deco, enjoy its cuisine and lose yourself in the streets of the city with the most museums in the world. Mexico City is one of the liveliest and largest cities in the world, with a renowned arts and culture scene. Even today, its pre-colonial history is alive throughout despite being the modern- day capital.

Things to Do in Mexico City

Palacio de Bellas Artes (Palace of Fine Arts)

Considered the cultural center of Mexico City, the Palacio de Bellas Artes (Palace of Fine Arts) is a must-visit. The exterior of the palace showcases art nouveau and art deco-style architecture, while the inside features marble floors and vaulted glass windows. In addition to its architectural grandeur, the building hosts cultural events in the national theater, including music, dance, theatre, opera and literary

performances. The palace also holds several famous murals, including the work of the famous Mexican muralist Rufino Tamayo. On the top floor, you will find the National Museum of Architecture, which showcases the work and lives of famous Mexican architects, and multiple art museums and galleries.


One of many UNESCO World Heritage sites in the Mexico City region, Teotihuacan contains some of the largest pre-Columbian pyramids in all of Mexico. The site contains many popular constructions, including the Palace of the Plumed Butterfly, which showcases various columns of winged creatures, and the awesome Pyramid of the Sun, which sits at the heart of the small city. The nearby museum, Museo de la Sitio, also holds many artifacts from the period. Climb the Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon for a birds-eye view of the massive complex. Teotihuacan is about 40 miles from Mexico City.

Zocalo (Plaza de la Constitucion)

Officially known as Plaza de la Constitucion, El Zocalo is the main public square and one of the most recognizable places in Mexico City. It contains a giant Mexican flag at its center and has been the centerpiece of public gatherings since the days of the Aztecs. The site also hosts annual, widely attended religious events during Holy Week and for Corpus Christi. Several historic buildings also border the

square, including the city’s national cathedral, the National Palace and federal buildings. You could spend a couple hours looking around the Zocalo and should start your visit at sunset. Mexican soldiers march out into the square at sunset to take down the flag, offering a great photo opportunity.

Best Time to Fly to Mexico City

The best time to book Mexico City flights is between March and May, even though the streets are crowded at this time of year. Your trade-off is beautiful weather, especially considering the city’s winters, which can be chilly and the summers, which can be rainy. We recommend you to book flights from Newark to Mexico City in advance to avoid paying more at the last minute.

Newark to Mexico City Flight Route Facts

  • When does the earliest flight depart EWR?

    6:00AM - 7:00AM

  • Which is the busiest month to travel from Newark to Mexico City?


  • Which is the least-busy month to travel from EWR to MEX?


  • What is the travel distance between Newark and Mexico City?

    2,078 Miles

  • What are the top airlines offering flights from EWR to MEX?

    United Airlines

  • How many weekly flights operate between EWR and MEX?

    There are 6 weekly flights between EWR and MEX.

  • Which is the busiest day in terms of passengers flying from EWR to MEX?


  • What percentage of Newark to Mexico City travelers traveled with their kids under 14?

    4% traveled with their kids under 14.

  • What percentage of Newark to Mexico City travelers were millennials?

    52% of Mexico City travelers were millenials.

  • What percentage of Newark to Mexico City travelers were female?

    30% of Mexico City travelers were female.

  • What percentage of Newark to Mexico City travelers were over the age of 60?

    9% of Mexico City travelers were over the age of 60.

  • What was the average flight duration of flights from Newark to Mexico City?

    05.20 Hours

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