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Distance between Miami, FL (MIA) and Cancún (CUN)

Flight distance from Miami to Cancún (Miami International Airport – Cancún International Airport) is 531 miles / 855 kilometers / 461 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Miami (MIA) to Cancún (CUN) is 2963 miles / 4768 kilometers and travel time by car is about 58 hours 20 minutes.

Miami – Cancún

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531
Miles
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855
Kilometers
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461
Nautical miles

How far is Cancún from Miami?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 530.978 miles
  • 854.526 kilometers
  • 461.407 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
  • 531.248 miles
  • 854.961 kilometers
  • 461.642 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 Miami International Airport to Cancún International Airport is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Miami and Cancún.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Miami to Cancún generates about 103 kg of CO2 per passenger, 103 kilograms is equal to 227 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Miami to Cancún

Shortest flight path between Miami International Airport (MIA) and Cancún International Airport (CUN).

Airport information

Origin Miami International Airport
City: Miami, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MIA
ICAO Code: KMIA
Coordinates: 25°47′35″N, 80°17′26″W
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Miami (MIA) to Cancún (CUN)

American Airlines
LAN Airlines