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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Cancún (CUN)

Distance from Detroit to Cancún (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Cancún International Airport) is 1473 miles / 2371 kilometers / 1280 nautical miles.

How far is Cancún from Detroit?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1473.402 miles
  • 2371.211 kilometers
  • 1280.352 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
  • 1477.372 miles
  • 2377.599 kilometers
  • 1283.801 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 Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) to Cancún International Airport (CUN) is 3 hours 17 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Cancún.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 181 kg (399 pounds).

Airport information


A Detroit Metropolitan Airport
City: Detroit, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

B 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

Map

Detroit to Cancún flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Cancún (CUN).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1473

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