Map of flight path from Rio De Janeiro to Houston.
Shortest flight path between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).
How far is Houston from Rio De Janeiro?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Rio De Janeiro and Houston. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 5015.750 miles
- 8072.068 kilometers
- 4358.568 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
- 5025.418 miles
- 8087.626 kilometers
- 4366.969 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).
|A||Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport|
|City:||Rio De Janeiro|
|B||Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport|
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Rio De Janeiro and Houston is 2 hours. Houston is 2 hours behind Rio De Janeiro.
Rio De Janeiro
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 586 kg (1 292 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → Houston (IAH).