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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Houston, TX (IAH)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Houston (Frankfurt Airport – Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport) is 5232 miles / 8419 kilometers / 4546 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 10 hours 24 minutes.

Frankfurt – Houston

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8419
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4546
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How far is Houston from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5231.590 miles
  • 8419.429 kilometers
  • 4546.128 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
  • 5220.315 miles
  • 8401.282 kilometers
  • 4536.329 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 Frankfurt Airport to Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport is 10 hours 24 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Frankfurt and Houston is 7 hours. Houston is 7 hours behind Frankfurt.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Frankfurt to Houston generates about 614 kg of CO2 per passenger, 614 kilograms is equal to 1 354 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Houston

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).

Airport information

Origin Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Frankfurt (FRA) to Houston (IAH)

Lufthansa
United Airlines