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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL)

Flight distance from Houston to Fort Lauderdale (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport) is 957 miles / 1540 kilometers / 832 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) is 1173 miles / 1887 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 20 minutes.

Houston – Fort Lauderdale

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957
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1540
Kilometers
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832
Nautical miles

How far is Fort Lauderdale from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 956.999 miles
  • 1540.140 kilometers
  • 831.609 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
  • 955.563 miles
  • 1537.830 kilometers
  • 830.362 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 Houston to Fort Lauderdale is 2 hours 18 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Houston time to Fort Lauderdale time converter

Time in Houston: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Fort Lauderdale: 00:00

Current local times

Houston, TX

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Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Fort Lauderdale generates about 148 kg of CO2 per passenger, 148 kilograms is equal to 326 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Fort Lauderdale

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport
City: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FLL
ICAO Code: KFLL
Coordinates: 26°4′21″N, 80°9′9″W

Airlines flying from Houston (HOU) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL)

Southwest Airlines