How far is Cancún from Houston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Cancún. 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).
Estimated flight time from George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) to Cancún International Airport (CUN) is 2 hours 2 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Houston and Cancún is 1 hour. Cancún is 1 hour ahead of Houston.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 123 kg (271 pounds).
Houston to Cancún flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (IAH) → Cancún (CUN).