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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Houston, TX (IAH)

Flight distance from Fargo to Houston (Hector International Airport – Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport) is 1171 miles / 1884 kilometers / 1017 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Houston (IAH) is 1307 miles / 2104 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).

How far is Houston from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1170.883 miles
  • 1884.354 kilometers
  • 1017.470 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
  • 1172.846 miles
  • 1887.512 kilometers
  • 1019.175 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 Hector International Airport
City: Fargo, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAR
ICAO Code: KFAR
Coordinates: 46°55′14″N, 96°48′56″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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Fargo and Houston.

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Houston, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 160 kg (353 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Houston (IAH).

Distance:
1171
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1171

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