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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Gainesville, FL (GNV)

Flight distance from Houston to Gainesville (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Gainesville Regional Airport) is 782 miles / 1259 kilometers / 680 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Gainesville (GNV) is 858 miles / 1381 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 49 minutes.

Houston – Gainesville

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782
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1259
Kilometers
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680
Nautical miles

How far is Gainesville from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 782.003 miles
  • 1258.511 kilometers
  • 679.542 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
  • 780.488 miles
  • 1256.074 kilometers
  • 678.225 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 Gainesville is 1 hour 58 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Houston time to Gainesville time converter

Time in Houston: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Gainesville: 00:00

Current local times

Houston, TX

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Gainesville, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Gainesville generates about 133 kg of CO2 per passenger, 133 kilograms is equal to 293 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 Gainesville

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV).

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 Gainesville Regional Airport
City: Gainesville, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GNV
ICAO Code: KGNV
Coordinates: 29°41′24″N, 82°16′18″W