Distance between Puerto Vallarta (PVR) and Acapulco (ACA)

Flight distance from Puerto Vallarta to Acapulco (Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport – Acapulco International Airport) is 450 miles / 724 kilometers / 391 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Acapulco (ACA) is 743 miles / 1196 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 35 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Puerto Vallarta to Acapulco.

Shortest flight path between Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR) and Acapulco International Airport (ACA).

How far is Acapulco from Puerto Vallarta?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Puerto Vallarta and Acapulco. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 450.158 miles
• 724.458 kilometers
• 391.176 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
• 450.477 miles
• 724.972 kilometers
• 391.454 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 Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport
City: Puerto Vallarta
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: PVR
ICAO Code: MMPR
Coordinates: 20°40′48″N, 105°15′14″W

B Acapulco International Airport
City: Acapulco
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: ACA
ICAO Code: MMAA
Coordinates: 16°45′25″N, 99°45′14″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Puerto Vallarta and Acapulco.

CST

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 91 kg (201 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Puerto Vallarta (PVR) → Acapulco (ACA).

Distance:
450
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
450

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