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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Garden City, KS (GCK)

Flight distance from Houston to Garden City (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Garden City Regional Airport) is 651 miles / 1047 kilometers / 566 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Garden City (GCK) is 754 miles / 1214 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 6 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Garden City.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Garden City Regional Airport (GCK).

How far is Garden City from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 650.848 miles
  • 1047.439 kilometers
  • 565.572 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
  • 651.771 miles
  • 1048.924 kilometers
  • 566.374 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 Garden City Regional Airport
City: Garden City, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GCK
ICAO Code: KGCK
Coordinates: 37°55′39″N, 100°43′26″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Garden City.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

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Garden City, KS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 119 kg (262 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Garden City (GCK).

Distance:
651
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
651

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