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Distance between Philadelphia, PA (PHL) and Cancún (CUN)

Flight distance from Philadelphia to Cancún (Philadelphia International Airport – Cancún International Airport) is 1469 miles / 2363 kilometers / 1276 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Philadelphia (PHL) to Cancún (CUN) is 3308 miles / 5324 kilometers and travel time by car is about 65 hours 20 minutes.

Philadelphia – Cancún

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1469
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2363
Kilometers
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1276
Nautical miles

How far is Cancún from Philadelphia?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1468.504 miles
  • 2363.328 kilometers
  • 1276.095 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
  • 1471.284 miles
  • 2367.801 kilometers
  • 1278.510 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 Philadelphia International Airport to Cancún International Airport is 3 hours 16 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Philadelphia and Cancún.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Philadelphia to Cancún generates about 177 kg of CO2 per passenger, 177 kilograms is equal to 391 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Philadelphia to Cancún

Shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Cancún International Airport (CUN).

Airport information

Origin Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″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 Philadelphia (PHL) to Cancún (CUN)

American Airlines
Frontier Airlines