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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Nantucket, MA (ACK)

Flight distance from Houston to Nantucket (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Nantucket Memorial Airport) is 1623 miles / 2613 kilometers / 1411 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Nantucket (ACK) is 1916 miles / 3083 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 56 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Nantucket Memorial Airport (ACK).

How far is Nantucket from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1623.469 miles
  • 2612.720 kilometers
  • 1410.756 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
  • 1621.592 miles
  • 2609.699 kilometers
  • 1409.125 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 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

B Nantucket Memorial Airport
City: Nantucket, MA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ACK
ICAO Code: KACK
Coordinates: 41°15′11″N, 70°3′36″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Nantucket is 1 hour. Nantucket is 1 hour ahead of Houston.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

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Nantucket, MA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 187 kg (413 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Nantucket (ACK).

Distance:
1623
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1623

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