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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Baton Rouge, LA (BTR)

Flight distance from Houston to Baton Rouge (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport) is 255 miles / 410 kilometers / 221 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Baton Rouge (BTR) is 277 miles / 446 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 54 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Baton Rouge.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport (BTR).

How far is Baton Rouge from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 254.775 miles
  • 410.021 kilometers
  • 221.393 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
  • 254.350 miles
  • 409.337 kilometers
  • 221.024 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 Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport
City: Baton Rouge, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BTR
ICAO Code: KBTR
Coordinates: 30°31′59″N, 91°8′58″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Baton Rouge.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Baton Rouge, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 63 kg (138 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Baton Rouge (BTR).

Distance:
255
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
255

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