# How far is New York, NY, from Cancún?

The distance between Cancún (Cancún International Airport) and New York (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 1555 miles / 2502 kilometers / 1351 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Cancún (CUN) to New York (JFK) is 3418 miles / 5500 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 67 hours 38 minutes.

1555
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2502
Kilometers
1351
Nautical miles
3 h 26 min
183 kg

## Distance from Cancún to New York

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Cancún to New York. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1554.707 miles
• 2502.059 kilometers
• 1351.004 nautical miles

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

Haversine formula
• 1557.369 miles
• 2506.343 kilometers
• 1353.317 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Cancún to New York?

The estimated flight time from Cancún International Airport to New York John F. Kennedy International Airport is 3 hours and 26 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Cancún International Airport (CUN) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

On average, flying from Cancún to New York generates about 183 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 183 kilograms equals 403 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Cancún to New York

See the map of the shortest flight path between Cancún International Airport (CUN) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK).

## Airport information

Origin Cancún International Airport
City: Cancún
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: CUN
ICAO Code: MMUN
Coordinates: 21°2′11″N, 86°52′37″W
Destination New York John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″W