# How far is Ixtapa from Palenque?

The distance between Palenque (Palenque International Airport) and Ixtapa (Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport) is 623 miles / 1003 kilometers / 541 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Palenque (PQM) to Ixtapa (ZIH) is 857 miles / 1380 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 16 hours 23 minutes.

623
Miles
1003
Kilometers
541
Nautical miles
1 h 40 min
116 kg

## Distance from Palenque to Ixtapa

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 623.026 miles
• 1002.663 kilometers
• 541.395 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
• 622.140 miles
• 1001.237 kilometers
• 540.625 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 Palenque to Ixtapa?

The estimated flight time from Palenque International Airport to Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport is 1 hour and 40 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Palenque International Airport (PQM) and Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport (ZIH)

On average, flying from Palenque to Ixtapa generates about 116 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 116 kilograms equals 255 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Palenque to Ixtapa

See the map of the shortest flight path between Palenque International Airport (PQM) and Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport (ZIH).

## Airport information

Origin Palenque International Airport
City: Palenque
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: PQM
ICAO Code: MMPQ
Coordinates: 17°31′59″N, 92°0′55″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