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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

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Cedar Rapids, IA

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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:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
867

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