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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Bloomington, IL (BMI)

Flight distance from Houston to Bloomington (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Central Illinois Regional Airport) is 829 miles / 1334 kilometers / 720 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Bloomington (BMI) is 959 miles / 1544 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Central Illinois Regional Airport (BMI).

How far is Bloomington from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 828.635 miles
  • 1333.558 kilometers
  • 720.064 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
  • 829.820 miles
  • 1335.466 kilometers
  • 721.094 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 Central Illinois Regional Airport
City: Bloomington, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BMI
ICAO Code: KBMI
Coordinates: 40°28′37″N, 88°54′57″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Bloomington.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

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Bloomington, IL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 137 kg (303 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Bloomington (BMI).

Distance:
829
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
829

Round trip?