Map of flight path and driving directions from Raleigh to Cancún.
Shortest flight path between Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) and Cancún International Airport (CUN).
How far is Cancún from Raleigh?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Raleigh and Cancún. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1133.288 miles
- 1823.850 kilometers
- 984.800 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
- 1135.926 miles
- 1828.096 kilometers
- 987.093 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Raleigh and Cancún is 1 hour. Cancún is 1 hour behind Raleigh.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (349 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Raleigh (RDU) → Cancún (CUN).