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Distance between Phoenix, AZ (PHX) and Cancún (CUN)

Flight distance from Phoenix to Cancún (Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport – Cancún International Airport) is 1760 miles / 2832 kilometers / 1529 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Phoenix (PHX) to Cancún (CUN) is 2533 miles / 4076 kilometers and travel time by car is about 45 hours 37 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Phoenix to Cancún.

Shortest flight path between Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) and Cancún International Airport (CUN).

How far is Cancún from Phoenix?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1759.745 miles
  • 2832.034 kilometers
  • 1529.176 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
  • 1758.740 miles
  • 2830.417 kilometers
  • 1528.303 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).

Airport information


A Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Phoenix and Cancún is 2 hours. Cancún is 2 hours ahead of Phoenix.

Time Difference

Phoenix, AZ

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Cancún

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 197 kg (434 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Phoenix (PHX) → Cancún (CUN).

Distance:
1760
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1760

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