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Distance between Puerto Vallarta (PVR) and Lázaro Cárdenas (LZC)

Flight distance from Puerto Vallarta to Lázaro Cárdenas (Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport – Lázaro Cárdenas Airport) is 270 miles / 435 kilometers / 235 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Lázaro Cárdenas (LZC) is 382 miles / 615 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 38 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR) and Lázaro Cárdenas Airport (LZC).

How far is Lázaro Cárdenas from Puerto Vallarta?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 270.453 miles
  • 435.252 kilometers
  • 235.017 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
  • 270.804 miles
  • 435.817 kilometers
  • 235.322 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 Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: PVR
ICAO Code: MMPR
Coordinates: 20°40′48″N, 105°15′14″W

B Lázaro Cárdenas Airport
City: Lázaro Cárdenas
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: LZC
ICAO Code: MMLC
Coordinates: 18°0′6″N, 102°13′15″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Puerto Vallarta and Lázaro Cárdenas.

Time Difference

Puerto Vallarta

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Lázaro Cárdenas

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 65 kg (143 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Puerto Vallarta (PVR) → Lázaro Cárdenas (LZC).

Distance:
270
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
270

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