# Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP)

Flight distance from Houston to Wilkes-Barre (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport) is 1360 miles / 2189 kilometers / 1182 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Wilkes-Barre (AVP) is 1575 miles / 2535 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 30 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Wilkes-Barre.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP).

## How far is Wilkes-Barre from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1360.459 miles
• 2189.447 kilometers
• 1182.207 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
• 1359.535 miles
• 2187.959 kilometers
• 1181.404 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
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W

B Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport
City: Wilkes-Barre, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: AVP
ICAO Code: KAVP
Coordinates: 41°20′18″N, 75°43′24″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Wilkes-Barre is 1 hour. Wilkes-Barre is 1 hour ahead of Houston.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 171 kg (376 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Wilkes-Barre (AVP).

Distance:
1360
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1360

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