# Distance between Tepic (TPQ) and Poza Rica (PAZ)

Flight distance from Tepic to Poza Rica (Tepic International Airport – El Tajín National Airport) is 480 miles / 773 kilometers / 417 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Tepic (TPQ) to Poza Rica (PAZ) is 602 miles / 969 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 15 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Tepic to Poza Rica.

Shortest flight path between Tepic International Airport (TPQ) and El Tajín National Airport (PAZ).

## How far is Poza Rica from Tepic?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Tepic and Poza Rica. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 480.137 miles
• 772.706 kilometers
• 417.228 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
• 479.433 miles
• 771.573 kilometers
• 416.616 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 Tepic International Airport
City: Tepic
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: TPQ
ICAO Code: MMEP
Coordinates: 21°25′10″N, 104°50′34″W

B El Tajín National Airport
City: Poza Rica
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: PAZ
ICAO Code: MMPA
Coordinates: 20°36′9″N, 97°27′38″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Tepic and Poza Rica is 1 hour. Poza Rica is 1 hour ahead of Tepic.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 96 kg (211 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tepic (TPQ) → Poza Rica (PAZ).

Distance:
480
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
480

Round trip?