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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Bridgeport, CT (BDR)

Flight distance from Houston to Bridgeport (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Sikorsky Memorial Airport) is 1474 miles / 2373 kilometers / 1281 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Bridgeport (BDR) is 1694 miles / 2727 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 56 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Sikorsky Memorial Airport (BDR).

How far is Bridgeport from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1474.474 miles
  • 2372.935 kilometers
  • 1281.283 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
  • 1473.083 miles
  • 2370.697 kilometers
  • 1280.074 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 Sikorsky Memorial Airport
City: Bridgeport, CT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BDR
ICAO Code: KBDR
Coordinates: 41°9′48″N, 73°7′34″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Bridgeport, CT

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 178 kg (392 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Bridgeport (BDR).

Distance:
1474
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1474

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