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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Mexicali (MXL)

Flight distance from Houston to Mexicali (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Mexicali International Airport) is 1199 miles / 1929 kilometers / 1042 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Mexicali (MXL) is 1364 miles / 2195 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 36 minutes.

Houston – Mexicali

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1199
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1929
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1042
Nautical miles

How far is Mexicali from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1198.849 miles
  • 1929.361 kilometers
  • 1041.771 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
  • 1196.611 miles
  • 1925.759 kilometers
  • 1039.827 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 Houston to Mexicali is 2 hours 46 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Mexicali is 2 hours. Mexicali is 2 hours behind Houston.

Houston time to Mexicali time converter

Time in Houston: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Mexicali: 00:00

Current local times

Houston, TX

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Mexicali

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Mexicali generates about 161 kg of CO2 per passenger, 161 kilograms is equal to 356 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Mexicali

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Mexicali International Airport (MXL).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Mexicali International Airport
City: Mexicali
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: MXL
ICAO Code: MMML
Coordinates: 32°37′50″N, 115°14′31″W