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Distance between Cancún (CUN) and Mexico City (MEX)

Flight distance from Cancún to Mexico City (Cancún International Airport – Mexico City International Airport) is 799 miles / 1286 kilometers / 694 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Cancún (CUN) to Mexico City (MEX) is 1005 miles / 1618 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 47 minutes.

Cancún – Mexico City

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799
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1286
Kilometers
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694
Nautical miles

How far is Mexico City from Cancún?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 799.187 miles
  • 1286.167 kilometers
  • 694.475 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
  • 798.064 miles
  • 1284.360 kilometers
  • 693.499 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 Mexico City International Airport is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Cancún and Mexico City is 1 hour. Mexico City is 1 hour behind Cancún.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Cancún to Mexico City generates about 135 kg of CO2 per passenger, 135 kilograms is equal to 297 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 Mexico City

Shortest flight path between Cancún International Airport (CUN) and Mexico City International Airport (MEX).

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 Mexico City International Airport
City: Mexico City
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: MEX
ICAO Code: MMMX
Coordinates: 19°26′10″N, 99°4′19″W

Airlines flying from Cancún (CUN) to Mexico City (MEX)

Aeroméxico
Interjet
KLM
LAN Airlines
Volaris