# Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Lázaro Cárdenas (LZC)

Flight distance from Houston to Lázaro Cárdenas (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Lázaro Cárdenas Airport) is 932 miles / 1500 kilometers / 810 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Lázaro Cárdenas (LZC) is 1207 miles / 1942 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 51 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Lázaro Cárdenas.

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Lázaro Cárdenas Airport (LZC).

## How far is Lázaro Cárdenas from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 931.771 miles
• 1499.539 kilometers
• 809.687 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
• 934.297 miles
• 1503.605 kilometers
• 811.882 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 Lázaro Cárdenas Airport
City: Lázaro Cárdenas
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: LZC
ICAO Code: MMLC
Coordinates: 18°0′6″N, 102°13′15″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Lázaro Cárdenas.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 146 kg (322 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Lázaro Cárdenas (LZC).

Distance:
932
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
932

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