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Distance between Cancún (CUN) and New York, NY (JFK)

Flight distance from Cancún to New York (Cancún International Airport – New York John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 1555 miles / 2502 kilometers / 1351 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Cancún (CUN) to New York (JFK) is 3419 miles / 5502 kilometers and travel time by car is about 67 hours 34 minutes.

Cancún – New York

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1555
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2502
Kilometers
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1351
Nautical miles

How far is New York from Cancún?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common 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 earth.

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).

Flight Duration

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

Time difference

There is no time difference between Cancún and New York.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Cancún to New York generates about 183 kg of CO2 per passenger, 183 kilograms is equal to 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

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 Flag of 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″W

Airlines flying from Cancún (CUN) to New York (JFK)

Aeroméxico
American Airlines
Delta Air Lines
JetBlue Airways