Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Albany.
Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Albany International Airport (ALB).
How far is Albany from Houston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Albany. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1494.814 miles
- 2405.670 kilometers
- 1298.958 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
- 1493.792 miles
- 2404.025 kilometers
- 1298.070 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 Houston and Albany is 1 hour. Albany is 1 hour ahead of Houston.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 179 kg (395 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (HOU) → Albany (ALB).