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Distance between Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP) and Houston, TX (HOU)

Flight distance from Wilkes-Barre to Houston (Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport – Houston William P. Hobby Airport) is 1360 miles / 2189 kilometers / 1182 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Wilkes-Barre (AVP) to Houston (HOU) is 1575 miles / 2534 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 31 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Wilkes-Barre to Houston.

Shortest flight path between Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP) and Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU).

How far is Houston from Wilkes-Barre?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1360.459 miles
  • 2189.447 kilometers
  • 1182.207 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
  • 1359.535 miles
  • 2187.959 kilometers
  • 1181.404 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 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport
City: Wilkes-Barre, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AVP
ICAO Code: KAVP
Coordinates: 41°20′18″N, 75°43′24″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 Wilkes-Barre and Houston is 1 hour. Houston is 1 hour behind Wilkes-Barre.

Time Difference

Wilkes-Barre, PA

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Houston, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 171 kg (376 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wilkes-Barre (AVP) → Houston (HOU).

Distance:
1360
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1360

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