Map of flight path and driving directions from Seattle to Houston.
Shortest flight path between Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) and Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU).
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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Seattle and Houston is 2 hours. Houston is 2 hours ahead of Seattle.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 208 kg (459 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Seattle (BFI) → Houston (HOU).