# 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
IATA Code: PVR
ICAO Code: MMPR
Coordinates: 20°40′48″N, 105°15′14″W

B Lázaro Cárdenas Airport
City: Lázaro Cárdenas
Country: 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.

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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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