Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Brownsville.
Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport (BRO).
How far is Brownsville from Houston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Brownsville. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 289.050 miles
- 465.182 kilometers
- 251.178 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
- 289.725 miles
- 466.267 kilometers
- 251.764 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).
|A||Houston William P. Hobby Airport|
|B||Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport|
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Houston and Brownsville.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (149 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (HOU) → Brownsville (BRO).