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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 2559 miles / 4119 kilometers and travel time by car is about 51 hours 2 minutes.

Atlanta – Cancún

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880
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1417
Kilometers
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765
Nautical miles

How far is Cancún from Atlanta?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Cancún International Airport is 2 hours 10 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Atlanta and Cancún.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Atlanta to Cancún generates about 142 kg of CO2 per passenger, 142 kilograms is equal to 313 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination 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