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Distance between Mexico City (MEX) and Houston, TX (IAH)

Flight distance from Mexico City to Houston (Mexico City International Airport – Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport) is 763 miles / 1228 kilometers / 663 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Mexico City (MEX) to Houston (IAH) is 1063 miles / 1710 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 10 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Mexico City to Houston.

Shortest flight path between Mexico City International Airport (MEX) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).

How far is Houston from Mexico City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 762.805 miles
  • 1227.615 kilometers
  • 662.859 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
  • 765.331 miles
  • 1231.681 kilometers
  • 665.054 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 Mexico City International Airport
City: Mexico City
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: MEX
ICAO Code: MMMX
Coordinates: 19°26′10″N, 99°4′19″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Mexico City and Houston.

Time Difference

Mexico City

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Houston, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 131 kg (289 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Mexico City (MEX) → Houston (IAH).

Distance:
763
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
763

Round trip?