Map of flight path and driving directions from Cancún to Houston.
Shortest flight path between Cancún International Airport (CUN) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).
How far is Houston from Cancún?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Cancún and Houston. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 811.105 miles
- 1305.347 kilometers
- 704.831 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
- 812.255 miles
- 1307.197 kilometers
- 705.830 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 Cancún and Houston is 1 hour. Houston is 1 hour behind Cancún.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 136 kg (300 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Cancún (CUN) → Houston (IAH).