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Distance between Cancún (CUN) and Mexicali (MXL)

Flight distance from Cancún to Mexicali (Cancún International Airport – Mexicali International Airport) is 1917 miles / 3085 kilometers / 1666 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from Cancún (CUN) to Mexicali (MXL) is 2606 miles / 4194 kilometers and travel time by car is about 47 hours 44 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Cancún International Airport (CUN) and Mexicali International Airport (MXL).

How far is Mexicali from Cancún?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1917.003 miles
  • 3085.118 kilometers
  • 1665.830 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
  • 1915.329 miles
  • 3082.423 kilometers
  • 1664.375 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 Mexicali International Airport
City: Mexicali
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: MXL
ICAO Code: MMML
Coordinates: 32°37′50″N, 115°14′31″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cancún and Mexicali is 3 hours. Mexicali is 3 hours behind Cancún.

Time Difference

Cancún

 EST

Mexicali

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 210 kg (463 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Cancún (CUN) → Mexicali (MXL).

Distance:
1917
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1917

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