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Distance between Seattle, WA (BFI) and Houston, TX (HOU)

Distance from Seattle to Houston (Boeing Field – William P. Hobby Airport) is 1896 miles / 3052 kilometers / 1648 nautical miles.

How far is Houston from Seattle?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1896.212 miles
  • 3051.658 kilometers
  • 1647.763 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
  • 1894.928 miles
  • 3049.591 kilometers
  • 1646.647 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Boeing Field (BFI) to William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) is 4 hours 5 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Seattle and Houston is 2 hours. Houston is 2 hours ahead of Seattle.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 209 kg (461 pounds).

Airport information


A Boeing Field
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BFI
ICAO Code: KBFI
Coordinates: 47°31′47″N, 122°18′7″W

B 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

Seattle to Houston flight path

Shortest flight path between Boeing Field (BFI) and William P. Hobby Airport (HOU).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (BFI) → Houston (HOU).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
1896
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1896

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