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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Bethel, AK (BET)

Flight distance from Houston to Bethel (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Bethel Airport) is 3675 miles / 5914 kilometers / 3193 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 27 minutes.

Map of flight path from Houston to Bethel.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Bethel Airport (BET).

How far is Bethel from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3674.508 miles
  • 5913.547 kilometers
  • 3193.060 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
  • 3668.644 miles
  • 5904.110 kilometers
  • 3187.965 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 Bethel Airport
City: Bethel, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BET
ICAO Code: PABE
Coordinates: 60°46′47″N, 161°50′16″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Bethel is 3 hours. Bethel is 3 hours behind Houston.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Bethel, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 416 kg (917 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Bethel (BET).

Distance:
3675
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3675

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