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Distance between Cancún (CUN) and Houston, TX (IAH)

Flight distance from Cancún to Houston (Cancún International Airport – Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport) is 811 miles / 1305 kilometers / 705 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Cancún (CUN) to Houston (IAH) is 1790 miles / 2881 kilometers and travel time by car is about 37 hours 13 minutes.

Cancún – Houston

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811
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1305
Kilometers
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705
Nautical miles

How far is Houston from Cancún?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Cancún to Houston is 2 hours 2 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Cancún and Houston.

Cancún time to Houston time converter

Time in Cancún: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Houston: 00:00

Current local times

Cancún

 EST

Houston, TX

 CDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Cancún to Houston generates about 136 kg of CO2 per passenger, 136 kilograms is equal to 300 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W

Airlines flying from Cancún (CUN) to Houston (IAH)

Air China
United Airlines