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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Cincinnati, KY (CVG)

Flight distance from Houston to Cincinnati (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport) is 886 miles / 1427 kilometers / 770 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Cincinnati (CVG) is 1058 miles / 1703 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 37 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG).

How far is Cincinnati from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 886.457 miles
  • 1426.615 kilometers
  • 770.311 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
  • 886.695 miles
  • 1426.996 kilometers
  • 770.516 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 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
City: Cincinnati, KY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CVG
ICAO Code: KCVG
Coordinates: 39°2′55″N, 84°40′4″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Cincinnati, KY

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 142 kg (314 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Cincinnati (CVG).

Distance:
886
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
886

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