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Distance between Atlanta, GA (ATL) and Cancún (CUN)

Flight distance from Atlanta to Cancún (Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport – Cancún International Airport) is 880 miles / 1417 kilometers / 765 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Atlanta (ATL) to Cancún (CUN) is 2555 miles / 4112 kilometers and travel time by car is about 48 hours 6 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Atlanta to Cancún.

Shortest flight path between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and Cancún International Airport (CUN).

How far is Cancún from Atlanta?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Atlanta and Cancún. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 880.465 miles
  • 1416.971 kilometers
  • 765.103 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 883.378 miles
  • 1421.660 kilometers
  • 767.635 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W

B Cancún International Airport
City: Cancún
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: CUN
ICAO Code: MMUN
Coordinates: 21°2′11″N, 86°52′37″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Atlanta and Cancún is 1 hour. Cancún is 1 hour behind Atlanta.

Time Difference

Atlanta, GA

 EDT

Cancún

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 142 kg (313 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Atlanta (ATL) → Cancún (CUN).

Distance:
880
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
880

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