Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Kearney, NE (EAR)

Flight distance from Houston to Kearney (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Kearney Regional Airport) is 792 miles / 1275 kilometers / 689 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Kearney (EAR) is 904 miles / 1455 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 57 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Kearney Regional Airport (EAR).

How far is Kearney from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 792.321 miles
• 1275.117 kilometers
• 688.508 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
• 793.857 miles
• 1277.589 kilometers
• 689.843 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 Kearney Regional Airport
City: Kearney, NE
Country: United States
IATA Code: EAR
ICAO Code: KEAR
Coordinates: 40°43′37″N, 99°0′24″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Kearney.

CST

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (296 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Kearney (EAR).

Distance:
792
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
792

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