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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and El Dorado, AR (ELD)

Distance from Houston to El Dorado (William P. Hobby Airport – South Arkansas Regional Airport at Goodwin Field) is 286 miles / 461 kilometers / 249 nautical miles.

How far is El Dorado from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 286.154 miles
  • 460.521 kilometers
  • 248.661 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
  • 286.613 miles
  • 461.259 kilometers
  • 249.060 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) to South Arkansas Regional Airport at Goodwin Field (ELD) is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and El Dorado.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 65 kg (142 pounds).

Airport information


A 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 South Arkansas Regional Airport at Goodwin Field
City: El Dorado, AR
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ELD
ICAO Code: KELD
Coordinates: 33°13′15″N, 92°48′47″W

Houston to El Dorado flight path

Shortest flight path between William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and South Arkansas Regional Airport at Goodwin Field (ELD).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → El Dorado (ELD).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
286

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