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Distance between Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) and Houston, TX (HOU)

Distance from Albuquerque to Houston (Albuquerque International Sunport – Houston William P. Hobby Airport) is 759 miles / 1222 kilometers / 660 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Albuquerque (ABQ) to Houston (HOU) is 896 miles / 1442 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 28 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Albuquerque to Houston.

Shortest flight path between Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) and Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU).

How far is Houston from Albuquerque?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Albuquerque and Houston. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 759.154 miles
  • 1221.740 kilometers
  • 659.687 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
  • 758.454 miles
  • 1220.613 kilometers
  • 659.078 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 Albuquerque International Sunport
City: Albuquerque, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABQ
ICAO Code: KABQ
Coordinates: 35°2′24″N, 106°36′32″W

B Houston William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Albuquerque and Houston is 1 hour. Houston is 1 hour ahead of Albuquerque.

Time Difference

Albuquerque, NM

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Houston, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 131 kg (288 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Albuquerque (ABQ) → Houston (HOU).

Air miles:
759
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
759

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