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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

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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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