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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Houston and Columbus is 1 hour. Columbus is 1 hour ahead of Houston.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 118 kg (260 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (HOU) → Columbus (CSG).