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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Birmingham, AL (BHM)

Flight distance from Houston to Birmingham (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport) is 570 miles / 918 kilometers / 496 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Birmingham (BHM) is 674 miles / 1084 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 30 minutes.

Houston – Birmingham

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570
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918
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496
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How far is Birmingham from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 570.288 miles
  • 917.790 kilometers
  • 495.567 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
  • 569.751 miles
  • 916.925 kilometers
  • 495.100 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Houston to Birmingham is 1 hour 34 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Birmingham.

Houston time to Birmingham time converter

Time in Houston: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Birmingham: 00:00

Current local times

Houston, TX

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Birmingham, AL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Birmingham generates about 109 kg of CO2 per passenger, 109 kilograms is equal to 240 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Birmingham

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport
City: Birmingham, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BHM
ICAO Code: KBHM
Coordinates: 33°33′46″N, 86°45′12″W

Airlines flying from Houston (HOU) to Birmingham (BHM)

Southwest Airlines