# 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
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W

B Acapulco International Airport
City: Acapulco
Country: 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.

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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:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
952

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