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).
How far is Gainesville from Houston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Gainesville. 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Houston and Gainesville is 1 hour. Gainesville is 1 hour ahead of Houston.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 133 kg (293 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (HOU) → Gainesville (GNV).