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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Hughes, AK (HUS)

Flight distance from Houston to Hughes (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Hughes Airport (Alaska)) is 3505 miles / 5641 kilometers / 3046 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Hughes (HUS) is 4466 miles / 7188 kilometers and travel time by car is about 99 hours 46 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Hughes.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Hughes Airport (Alaska) (HUS).

How far is Hughes from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3505.147 miles
  • 5640.987 kilometers
  • 3045.889 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
  • 3500.552 miles
  • 5633.593 kilometers
  • 3041.897 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 Hughes Airport (Alaska)
City: Hughes, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HUS
ICAO Code: PAHU
Coordinates: 66°2′27″N, 154°15′46″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Hughes is 3 hours. Hughes is 3 hours behind Houston.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Hughes, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 395 kg (871 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Hughes (HUS).

Distance:
3505
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3505

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