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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Acapulco (ACA)

Flight distance from Houston to Acapulco (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Acapulco International Airport) is 952 miles / 1532 kilometers / 827 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Acapulco (ACA) is 1215 miles / 1955 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 15 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Acapulco.

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Acapulco International Airport (ACA).

How far is Acapulco from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 952.181 miles
  • 1532.386 kilometers
  • 827.422 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
  • 955.523 miles
  • 1537.766 kilometers
  • 830.327 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 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

B Acapulco International Airport
City: Acapulco
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: ACA
ICAO Code: MMAA
Coordinates: 16°45′25″N, 99°45′14″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Acapulco.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (325 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Acapulco (ACA).

Distance:
952
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
952

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