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Distance between Dallas, TX (DAL) and Houston, TX (HOU)

Flight distance from Dallas to Houston (Dallas Love Field – Houston William P. Hobby Airport) is 239 miles / 385 kilometers / 208 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Dallas (DAL) to Houston (HOU) is 255 miles / 411 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 50 minutes.

Dallas – Houston

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239
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385
Kilometers
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208
Nautical miles

How far is Houston from Dallas?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 239.410 miles
  • 385.293 kilometers
  • 208.042 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
  • 239.926 miles
  • 386.124 kilometers
  • 208.490 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 Dallas Love Field to Houston William P. Hobby Airport is 57 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Dallas and Houston.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Dallas to Houston generates about 60 kg of CO2 per passenger, 60 kilograms is equal to 133 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Dallas to Houston

Shortest flight path between Dallas Love Field (DAL) and Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU).

Airport information

Origin Dallas Love Field
City: Dallas, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DAL
ICAO Code: KDAL
Coordinates: 32°50′49″N, 96°51′6″W
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Dallas (DAL) to Houston (HOU)

AirTran Airways
Southwest Airlines