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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Charleston, WV (CRW)

Flight distance from Houston to Charleston (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Yeager Airport) is 988 miles / 1589 kilometers / 858 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Charleston (CRW) is 1182 miles / 1902 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 46 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Charleston.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Yeager Airport (CRW).

How far is Charleston from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 987.521 miles
  • 1589.260 kilometers
  • 858.132 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
  • 987.078 miles
  • 1588.547 kilometers
  • 857.747 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 Yeager Airport
City: Charleston, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CRW
ICAO Code: KCRW
Coordinates: 38°22′23″N, 81°35′35″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Charleston, WV

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (331 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Charleston (CRW).

Distance:
988
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
988

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