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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Cancún (CUN)

Distance from New York to Cancún (John F. Kennedy International Airport – Cancún International Airport) is 1555 miles / 2502 kilometers / 1351 nautical miles.

How far is Cancún from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1554.707 miles
  • 2502.059 kilometers
  • 1351.004 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
  • 1557.369 miles
  • 2506.343 kilometers
  • 1353.317 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 John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Cancún International Airport (CUN) is 3 hours 26 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Cancún.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (375 pounds).

Airport information


A John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″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

New York to Cancún flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Cancún (CUN).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1555

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