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Distance between Cancún (CUN) and Tampa, FL (TPA)

Flight distance from Cancún to Tampa (Cancún International Airport – Tampa International Airport) is 550 miles / 886 kilometers / 478 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Cancún (CUN) to Tampa (TPA) is 2722 miles / 4381 kilometers and travel time by car is about 54 hours 46 minutes.

Cancún – Tampa

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550
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886
Kilometers
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478
Nautical miles

How far is Tampa from Cancún?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 550.249 miles
  • 885.541 kilometers
  • 478.154 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
  • 551.625 miles
  • 887.754 kilometers
  • 479.349 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 Tampa International Airport is 1 hour 32 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Cancún and Tampa.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Cancún to Tampa generates about 106 kg of CO2 per passenger, 106 kilograms is equal to 234 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 Tampa

Shortest flight path between Cancún International Airport (CUN) and Tampa International Airport (TPA).

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 Tampa International Airport
City: Tampa, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TPA
ICAO Code: KTPA
Coordinates: 27°58′31″N, 82°31′59″W