Map of flight path and driving directions from Colorado Springs to Houston.
Shortest flight path between Colorado Springs Airport (COS) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).
How far is Houston from Colorado Springs?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Colorado Springs and Houston. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 808.801 miles
- 1301.639 kilometers
- 702.829 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
- 809.126 miles
- 1302.162 kilometers
- 703.111 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 Colorado Springs and Houston is 1 hour. Houston is 1 hour ahead of Colorado Springs.
Colorado Springs, CO
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 136 kg (299 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Colorado Springs (COS) → Houston (IAH).