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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Charlotte, NC (CLT)

Flight distance from Houston to Charlotte (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Charlotte Douglas International Airport) is 920 miles / 1481 kilometers / 800 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 14 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Charlotte (CLT) is 1033 miles / 1662 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 8 minutes.

Houston – Charlotte

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920
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1481
Kilometers
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800
Nautical miles

How far is Charlotte from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 920.236 miles
  • 1480.976 kilometers
  • 799.663 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
  • 919.090 miles
  • 1479.132 kilometers
  • 798.668 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Houston to Charlotte is 2 hours 14 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Charlotte is 1 hour. Charlotte is 1 hour ahead of Houston.

Houston time to Charlotte time converter

Time in Houston: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Charlotte: 00:00

Current local times

Houston, TX

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Charlotte, NC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Charlotte generates about 145 kg of CO2 per passenger, 145 kilograms is equal to 320 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Charlotte

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W

Airlines flying from Houston (HOU) to Charlotte (CLT)

AirTran Airways
Southwest Airlines