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Distance between Mc Allen, TX (MFE) and Houston, TX (IAH)

Flight distance from Mc Allen to Houston (McAllen Miller International Airport – Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport) is 316 miles / 509 kilometers / 275 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Mc Allen (MFE) to Houston (IAH) is 382 miles / 614 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 8 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Mc Allen to Houston.

Shortest flight path between McAllen Miller International Airport (MFE) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).

How far is Houston from Mc Allen?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 316.336 miles
  • 509.094 kilometers
  • 274.889 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
  • 316.887 miles
  • 509.980 kilometers
  • 275.367 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 McAllen Miller International Airport
City: Mc Allen, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MFE
ICAO Code: KMFE
Coordinates: 26°10′32″N, 98°14′18″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 Mc Allen and Houston.

Time Difference

Mc Allen, TX

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Houston, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 72 kg (158 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Mc Allen (MFE) → Houston (IAH).

Distance:
316
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
316

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