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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Abilene, TX (ABI)

Flight distance from Houston to Abilene (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Abilene Regional Airport) is 323 miles / 520 kilometers / 281 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Abilene (ABI) is 398 miles / 641 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 35 minutes.

Houston – Abilene

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323
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520
Kilometers
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281
Nautical miles

How far is Abilene from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 323.270 miles
  • 520.253 kilometers
  • 280.914 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
  • 323.177 miles
  • 520.103 kilometers
  • 280.833 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 Houston to Abilene is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Abilene.

Houston time to Abilene time converter

Time in Houston: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Abilene: 00:00

Current local times

Houston, TX

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Abilene, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Abilene generates about 73 kg of CO2 per passenger, 73 kilograms is equal to 160 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Abilene

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Abilene Regional Airport (ABI).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Abilene Regional Airport
City: Abilene, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABI
ICAO Code: KABI
Coordinates: 32°24′40″N, 99°40′54″W