Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Palenque (PQM)

Flight distance from Houston to Palenque (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Palenque International Airport) is 882 miles / 1420 kilometers / 767 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Palenque (PQM) is 1347 miles / 2168 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 3 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Palenque International Airport (PQM).

How far is Palenque from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 882.275 miles
• 1419.884 kilometers
• 766.676 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
• 885.479 miles
• 1425.040 kilometers
• 769.460 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 Palenque International Airport
City: Palenque
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: PQM
ICAO Code: MMPQ
Coordinates: 17°31′59″N, 92°0′55″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Palenque is 1 hour. Palenque is 1 hour behind Houston.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 142 kg (313 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Palenque (PQM).

Distance:
882
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
882

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