# How far is Salt Lake City, UT, from Cancún?

The distance between Cancún (Cancún International Airport) and Salt Lake City (Salt Lake City International Airport) is 2005 miles / 3226 kilometers / 1742 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Cancún (CUN) to Salt Lake City (SLC) is 2947 miles / 4742 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 59 hours 10 minutes.

2005
Miles
3226
Kilometers
1742
Nautical miles
4 h 17 min
218 kg

## Distance from Cancún to Salt Lake City

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Cancún to Salt Lake City. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2004.740 miles
• 3226.317 kilometers
• 1742.072 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 2005.268 miles
• 3227.166 kilometers
• 1742.530 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Cancún to Salt Lake City?

The estimated flight time from Cancún International Airport to Salt Lake City International Airport is 4 hours and 17 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Cancún International Airport (CUN) and Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC)

On average, flying from Cancún to Salt Lake City generates about 218 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 218 kilograms equals 481 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 Salt Lake City

See the map of the shortest flight path between Cancún International Airport (CUN) and Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC).

## Airport information

Origin Cancún International Airport
City: Cancún
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: CUN
ICAO Code: MMUN
Coordinates: 21°2′11″N, 86°52′37″W
Destination Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″W