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Distance between Branson, MO (BKG) and Houston, TX (HOU)

Flight distance from Branson to Houston (Branson Airport – Houston William P. Hobby Airport) is 490 miles / 788 kilometers / 425 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Branson (BKG) to Houston (HOU) is 606 miles / 975 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Branson Airport (BKG) and Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU).

How far is Houston from Branson?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 489.624 miles
  • 787.974 kilometers
  • 425.472 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
  • 490.758 miles
  • 789.799 kilometers
  • 426.457 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 Branson Airport
City: Branson, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BKG
ICAO Code: KBBG
Coordinates: 36°31′55″N, 93°12′1″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

There is no time difference between Branson and Houston.

Time Difference

Branson, MO

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Houston, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (214 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Branson (BKG) → Houston (HOU).

Distance:
490
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
490

Round trip?