# How far is Ixtapa from Mexico City?

The distance between Mexico City (Mexico City International Airport) and Ixtapa (Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport) is 201 miles / 324 kilometers / 175 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Mexico City (MEX) to Ixtapa (ZIH) is 372 miles / 598 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 7 hours 21 minutes.

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## Distance from Mexico City to Ixtapa

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 201.213 miles
• 323.821 kilometers
• 174.849 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
• 201.400 miles
• 324.122 kilometers
• 175.012 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 Ixtapa?

The estimated flight time from Mexico City International Airport to Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport is 52 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Mexico City and Ixtapa?

There is no time difference between Mexico City and Ixtapa.

## Flight carbon footprint between Mexico City International Airport (MEX) and Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport (ZIH)

On average, flying from Mexico City to Ixtapa generates about 55 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 55 kilograms equals 120 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 Ixtapa

See the map of the shortest flight path between Mexico City International Airport (MEX) and Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport (ZIH).

## 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 Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport
City: Ixtapa
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: ZIH
ICAO Code: MMZH
Coordinates: 17°36′5″N, 101°27′39″W