Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Branson.
Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Branson Airport (BKG).
How far is Branson from Houston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Branson. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 489.624 miles
- 787.974 kilometers
- 425.472 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
- 490.758 miles
- 789.799 kilometers
- 426.457 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
There is no time difference between Houston and Branson.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (214 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (HOU) → Branson (BKG).