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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Brainerd, MN (BRD)

Flight distance from Houston to Brainerd (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport) is 1157 miles / 1862 kilometers / 1006 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Brainerd (BRD) is 1324 miles / 2131 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (BRD).

How far is Brainerd from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1157.114 miles
  • 1862.194 kilometers
  • 1005.504 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
  • 1159.146 miles
  • 1865.464 kilometers
  • 1007.270 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 Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport
City: Brainerd, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BRD
ICAO Code: KBRD
Coordinates: 46°23′53″N, 94°8′17″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Brainerd.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

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Brainerd, MN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 160 kg (352 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Brainerd (BRD).

Distance:
1157
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1157

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