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Distance between Cancún (CUN) and San Jose, CA (SJC)

Flight distance from Cancún to San Jose (Cancún International Airport – San Jose International Airport) is 2379 miles / 3828 kilometers / 2067 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Cancún (CUN) to San Jose (SJC) is 3245 miles / 5223 kilometers and travel time by car is about 61 hours 17 minutes.

Cancún – San Jose

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2379
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3828
Kilometers
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2067
Nautical miles

How far is San Jose from Cancún?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2378.527 miles
  • 3827.868 kilometers
  • 2066.883 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
  • 2376.686 miles
  • 3824.905 kilometers
  • 2065.284 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 to San Jose is 5 hours 0 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Cancún and San Jose is 2 hours. San Jose is 2 hours behind Cancún.

Cancún time to San Jose time converter

Time in Cancún: 00:00 ⇆ Time in San Jose: 00:00

Current local times

Cancún

 EST

San Jose, CA

 PDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Cancún to San Jose generates about 261 kg of CO2 per passenger, 261 kilograms is equal to 575 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 San Jose

Shortest flight path between Cancún International Airport (CUN) and San Jose International Airport (SJC).

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 San Jose International Airport
City: San Jose, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SJC
ICAO Code: KSJC
Coordinates: 37°21′45″N, 121°55′44″W