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Distance between Brownsville, TX (BRO) and Houston, TX (IAH)

Distance from Brownsville to Houston (Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport – Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport) is 308 miles / 496 kilometers / 268 nautical miles.

How far is Houston from Brownsville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 308.340 miles
  • 496.225 kilometers
  • 267.940 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
  • 309.111 miles
  • 497.466 kilometers
  • 268.610 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 Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport (BRO) to Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) is 1 hour 5 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Brownsville and Houston.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (149 pounds).

Airport information


A Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport
City: Brownsville, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BRO
ICAO Code: KBRO
Coordinates: 25°54′24″N, 97°25′33″W

B Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W

Brownsville to Houston flight path

Shortest flight path between Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport (BRO) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Brownsville (BRO) → Houston (IAH).

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Air miles:
308
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
308

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