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Distance between Washington D.C. (IAD) and Cancún (CUN)

Distance from Washington D.C. to Cancún (Washington Dulles International Airport – Cancún International Airport) is 1355 miles / 2180 kilometers / 1177 nautical miles.

How far is Cancún from Washington D.C.?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1354.762 miles
  • 2180.278 kilometers
  • 1177.256 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
  • 1357.739 miles
  • 2185.069 kilometers
  • 1179.843 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 Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) to Cancún International Airport (CUN) is 3 hours 3 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Washington D.C. and Cancún.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (367 pounds).

Airport information


A Washington Dulles International Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAD
ICAO Code: KIAD
Coordinates: 38°56′40″N, 77°27′20″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

Washington D.C. to Cancún flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (IAD) → Cancún (CUN).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1355

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