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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Cancún (CUN)

Distance from Los Angeles International Airport to Cancún International Airport is 2119 miles / 3410 kilometers / 1841 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2118.691 miles
  • 3409.703 kilometers
  • 1841.092 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
  • 2116.779 miles
  • 3406.626 kilometers
  • 1839.431 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Cancún International Airport (CUN) is 4 hours 30 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Cancún is 3 hours. Cancún is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles
Cancún

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

Cancún

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Airport information


A Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″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

Flight map from Los Angeles to Cancún.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Cancún (CUN).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2119

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