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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Columbus, GA (CSG)

Flight distance from Houston to Columbus (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Columbus Metropolitan Airport) is 644 miles / 1036 kilometers / 560 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Columbus (CSG) is 725 miles / 1167 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 36 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Columbus Metropolitan Airport (CSG).

How far is Columbus from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 643.868 miles
  • 1036.204 kilometers
  • 559.506 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
  • 642.874 miles
  • 1034.606 kilometers
  • 558.643 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 Columbus Metropolitan Airport
City: Columbus, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CSG
ICAO Code: KCSG
Coordinates: 32°30′58″N, 84°56′20″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Columbus, GA

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 118 kg (260 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Columbus (CSG).

Distance:
644
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
644

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