New York to Cancun flight duration

What is the flight duration from New York to Cancun?

On average there are 7 flights flying direct each day from New York to Cancun. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

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Depart
JFK
Arrive
CUN

Average direct flight time is 4 hours 3 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from New York to Cancun is 4 hours 1 minutes.

A distance of 1,547 miles / 2,490 km

Related: Return journey Cancun to New York flight duration

New York to Cancun flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 4 hours 3 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 4 hours 1 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 4 hours 10 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 7

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from New York to Cancún is 4 hours 3 minutes
  • Distance from New York to Cancún is 1,547 miles / 2,490 km
  • New York is served by 3 airports New York Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
  • Cancún is served by 1 airports Cancun International Airport (CUN)
  • The currency in Cancun, Mexico is the Mexican Peso

Airlines

Interjet
Interjet
American Airlines
American Airlines
Aeromexico (aerm)
Aeromexico (aerm)
jetBlue
jetBlue
Delta
Delta
Viva Aerobus
Viva Aerobus
Volaris
Volaris

DIRECT FLIGHTS

New York John F. Kennedy to Cancun
Flying with Interjet
4 hours 10 minutes
New York John F. Kennedy to Cancun
Flying with Aeromexico
4 hours 01 minutes
New York Newark to Cancun
Flying with United
4 hours 01 minutes

Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 24 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

New York to Cancun flight time via Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson | to via ATL

carrier logo New York to Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson
2 hours 17 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 13 minutes
carrier logo Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson to Cancun
2 hours 28 minutes
Total journey time
5 hours 58 minutes

New York to Cancun flight time via Toronto Pearson International | to via YYZ

carrier logo New York to Toronto Pearson International
1 hours 29 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
20 hours 26 minutes
carrier logo Cancun to Cancun
3 hours 55 minutes
Total journey time
25 hours 50 minutes

New York to Cancun flight time via Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau | to via YUL

carrier logo New York to Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau
1 hours 24 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 21 minutes
carrier logo Cancun to Cancun
4 hours 20 minutes
Total journey time
7 hours 05 minutes

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from Poole to London can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to London and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.


New York & Cancun local time and timezones

Cancun, Mexico time is 1 hours behind New York, United States

Date and time in New York, United States:
09:24 Wed, 8 Jul, 2020,
New York Timezone: EDT (-04:00)

Date and time in Cancún, Mexico:
08:24 Wed, 8 Jul, 2020,
Cancun Timezone: EST (-05:00)


Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between New York, United States and Cancun, Mexico? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 4 hours 3 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.