# How far is Houston, TX, from Tampico?

The distance between Tampico (Tampico International Airport) and Houston (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport) is 552 miles / 888 kilometers / 480 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Tampico (TAM) to Houston (IAH) is 677 miles / 1089 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 14 hours 26 minutes.

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## Distance from Tampico to Houston

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Tampico to Houston. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 551.959 miles
• 888.291 kilometers
• 479.639 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
• 553.731 miles
• 891.143 kilometers
• 481.179 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 Tampico to Houston?

The estimated flight time from Tampico International Airport to Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport is 1 hour and 32 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Tampico International Airport (TAM) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)

On average, flying from Tampico to Houston generates about 106 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 106 kilograms equals 234 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Tampico to Houston

See the map of the shortest flight path between Tampico International Airport (TAM) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).

## Airport information

Origin Tampico International Airport
City: Tampico
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: TAM
ICAO Code: MMTM
Coordinates: 22°17′47″N, 97°51′57″W
Destination Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W