# Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Cedar Rapids, IA (CID)

Flight distance from Houston to Cedar Rapids (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – The Eastern Iowa Airport) is 867 miles / 1395 kilometers / 753 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Cedar Rapids (CID) is 1070 miles / 1722 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 51 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Cedar Rapids.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID).

## How far is Cedar Rapids from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 867.100 miles
• 1395.462 kilometers
• 753.489 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
• 868.766 miles
• 1398.144 kilometers
• 754.937 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
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W

B The Eastern Iowa Airport
City: Cedar Rapids, IA
Country: United States
IATA Code: CID
ICAO Code: KCID
Coordinates: 41°53′4″N, 91°42′38″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Cedar Rapids.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 141 kg (310 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Cedar Rapids (CID).

Distance:
867
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
867

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