Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Houston.
Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).
How far is Houston from Frankfurt?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Frankfurt and Houston. 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Frankfurt and Houston is 7 hours. Houston is 7 hours behind Frankfurt.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 614 kg (1 354 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Frankfurt (FRA) → Houston (IAH).