# 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
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
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.

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## 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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