# Distance between Memphis, TN (MEM) and Waco, TX (ACT)

Flight distance from Memphis to Waco (Memphis International Airport – Waco Regional Airport) is 481 miles / 775 kilometers / 418 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Memphis (MEM) to Waco (ACT) is 561 miles / 903 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 39 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Memphis to Waco.

Shortest flight path between Memphis International Airport (MEM) and Waco Regional Airport (ACT).

## How far is Waco from Memphis?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Memphis and Waco. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 481.495 miles
• 774.891 kilometers
• 418.407 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
• 481.017 miles
• 774.121 kilometers
• 417.992 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 Memphis International Airport
City: Memphis, TN
Country: United States
IATA Code: MEM
ICAO Code: KMEM
Coordinates: 35°2′32″N, 89°58′36″W

B Waco Regional Airport
City: Waco, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: ACT
ICAO Code: KACT
Coordinates: 31°36′40″N, 97°13′49″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Memphis and Waco.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 96 kg (211 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Memphis (MEM) → Waco (ACT).

Distance:
481
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
481

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