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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Houston and Hughes is 3 hours. Hughes is 3 hours behind Houston.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 395 kg (871 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (HOU) → Hughes (HUS).