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Distance between Cancún (CUN) and Buffalo, NY (BUF)

Flight distance from Cancún to Buffalo (Cancún International Airport – Buffalo Niagara International Airport) is 1581 miles / 2545 kilometers / 1374 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Cancún (CUN) to Buffalo (BUF) is 3348 miles / 5388 kilometers and travel time by car is about 60 hours 58 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cancún International Airport (CUN) and Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF).

How far is Buffalo from Cancún?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1581.315 miles
  • 2544.880 kilometers
  • 1374.125 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
  • 1584.957 miles
  • 2550.741 kilometers
  • 1377.290 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 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

B Buffalo Niagara International Airport
City: Buffalo, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BUF
ICAO Code: KBUF
Coordinates: 42°56′25″N, 78°43′55″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cancún and Buffalo.

Time Difference

Cancún

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Buffalo, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 185 kg (407 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cancún (CUN) → Buffalo (BUF).

Distance:
1581
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1581

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