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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Beckley, WV (BKW)

Flight distance from Houston to Beckley (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Raleigh County Memorial Airport) is 988 miles / 1590 kilometers / 858 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Beckley (BKW) is 1181 miles / 1900 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 31 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Raleigh County Memorial Airport (BKW).

How far is Beckley from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 987.851 miles
  • 1589.792 kilometers
  • 858.419 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
  • 987.213 miles
  • 1588.765 kilometers
  • 857.865 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 Raleigh County Memorial Airport
City: Beckley, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BKW
ICAO Code: KBKW
Coordinates: 37°47′14″N, 81°7′27″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Houston, TX

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Beckley, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (331 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Beckley (BKW).

Distance:
988
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
988

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