# Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Tampico (TAM)

Flight distance from Houston to Tampico (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Tampico International Airport) is 552 miles / 888 kilometers / 480 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Tampico (TAM) is 686 miles / 1104 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Tampico International Airport (TAM).

## How far is Tampico from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 551.959 miles
• 888.291 kilometers
• 479.639 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
• 553.731 miles
• 891.143 kilometers
• 481.179 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 Tampico International Airport
City: Tampico
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: TAM
ICAO Code: MMTM
Coordinates: 22°17′47″N, 97°51′57″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Tampico.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 106 kg (234 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Tampico (TAM).

Distance:
552
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
552

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