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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Honolulu, HI (HNL)

Flight distance from Houston to Honolulu (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport) is 3910 miles / 6293 kilometers / 3398 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 54 minutes.

Map of flight path from Houston to Honolulu.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL).

How far is Honolulu from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3910.372 miles
  • 6293.134 kilometers
  • 3398.021 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
  • 3904.060 miles
  • 6282.975 kilometers
  • 3392.535 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 Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport
City: Honolulu, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HNL
ICAO Code: PHNL
Coordinates: 21°19′7″N, 157°55′19″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Honolulu is 4 hours. Honolulu is 4 hours behind Houston.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

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Honolulu, HI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 445 kg (981 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Honolulu (HNL).

Distance:
3910
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3910

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