# How far is Acapulco from Mexico City?

The distance between Mexico City (Mexico City International Airport) and Acapulco (Acapulco International Airport) is 190 miles / 305 kilometers / 165 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Mexico City (MEX) to Acapulco (ACA) is 247 miles / 398 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 4 hours 51 minutes.

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## Distance from Mexico City to Acapulco

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Mexico City to Acapulco. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 189.639 miles
• 305.194 kilometers
• 164.792 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 190.454 miles
• 306.506 kilometers
• 165.500 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Mexico City to Acapulco?

The estimated flight time from Mexico City International Airport to Acapulco International Airport is 51 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Mexico City International Airport (MEX) and Acapulco International Airport (ACA)

On average, flying from Mexico City to Acapulco generates about 53 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 53 kilograms equals 117 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Mexico City to Acapulco

See the map of the shortest flight path between Mexico City International Airport (MEX) and Acapulco International Airport (ACA).

## Airport information

Origin Mexico City International Airport
City: Mexico City
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: MEX
ICAO Code: MMMX
Coordinates: 19°26′10″N, 99°4′19″W
Destination Acapulco International Airport
City: Acapulco
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: ACA
ICAO Code: MMAA
Coordinates: 16°45′25″N, 99°45′14″W