# 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
IATA Code: CUN
ICAO Code: MMUN
Coordinates: 21°2′11″N, 86°52′37″W

B Mexicali International Airport
City: Mexicali
Country: 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.

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## 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:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1917

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