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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Salina Cruz (SCX)

Flight distance from Houston to Salina Cruz (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Salina Cruz Airport) is 948 miles / 1525 kilometers / 824 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Salina Cruz (SCX) is 1271 miles / 2045 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 17 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Salina Cruz.

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Salina Cruz Airport (SCX).

How far is Salina Cruz from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 947.766 miles
  • 1525.281 kilometers
  • 823.586 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
  • 951.582 miles
  • 1531.423 kilometers
  • 826.902 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 Salina Cruz Airport
City: Salina Cruz
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: SCX
ICAO Code: MMSZ
Coordinates: 16°12′45″N, 95°12′5″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Salina Cruz is 1 hour. Salina Cruz is 1 hour behind Houston.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CDT

Salina Cruz

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (324 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Salina Cruz (SCX).

Distance:
948
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
948

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