Air Miles Calculator logo

Distance between Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) and Cancún (CUN)

Flight distance from Salt Lake City to Cancún (Salt Lake City International Airport – Cancún International Airport) is 2005 miles / 3226 kilometers / 1742 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Cancún (CUN) is 2990 miles / 4812 kilometers and travel time by car is about 59 hours 17 minutes.

Salt Lake City – Cancún

Distance arrow
2005
Miles
Distance arrow
3226
Kilometers
Distance arrow
1742
Nautical miles

How far is Cancún from Salt Lake City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2004.740 miles
  • 3226.317 kilometers
  • 1742.072 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
  • 2005.268 miles
  • 3227.166 kilometers
  • 1742.530 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 Salt Lake City International Airport to Cancún International Airport is 4 hours 17 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Salt Lake City and Cancún is 2 hours. Cancún is 2 hours ahead of Salt Lake City.
Salt Lake City time to Cancún time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Salt Lake City to Cancún generates about 218 kg of CO2 per passenger, 218 kilograms is equal to 481 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Salt Lake City to Cancún

Shortest flight path between Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) and Cancún International Airport (CUN).

Airport information

Origin Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″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 Salt Lake City (SLC) to Cancún (CUN)

Aeroméxico
Delta Air Lines