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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Mc Allen, TX (MFE)

Flight distance from Houston to Mc Allen (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – McAllen Miller International Airport) is 300 miles / 482 kilometers / 260 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Mc Allen (MFE) is 363 miles / 584 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 47 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Mc Allen.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and McAllen Miller International Airport (MFE).

How far is Mc Allen from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Mc Allen. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 299.728 miles
  • 482.365 kilometers
  • 260.456 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
  • 300.174 miles
  • 483.083 kilometers
  • 260.844 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).

Airport information


A Houston William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W

B McAllen Miller International Airport
City: Mc Allen, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MFE
ICAO Code: KMFE
Coordinates: 26°10′32″N, 98°14′18″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Mc Allen.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

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Mc Allen, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 69 kg (152 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Mc Allen (MFE).

Distance:
300
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
300

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