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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Fort Dodge, IA (FOD)

Flight distance from Houston to Fort Dodge (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Fort Dodge Regional Airport) is 892 miles / 1435 kilometers / 775 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Fort Dodge (FOD) is 1025 miles / 1649 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 26 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Fort Dodge.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Fort Dodge Regional Airport (FOD).

How far is Fort Dodge from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 891.911 miles
  • 1435.391 kilometers
  • 775.049 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
  • 893.764 miles
  • 1438.373 kilometers
  • 776.659 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 Fort Dodge Regional Airport
City: Fort Dodge, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FOD
ICAO Code: KFOD
Coordinates: 42°33′5″N, 94°11′33″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Fort Dodge.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

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Fort Dodge, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 143 kg (315 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Fort Dodge (FOD).

Distance:
892
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
892

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