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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Wichita, KS (ICT)

Flight distance from Houston to Wichita (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport) is 565 miles / 910 kilometers / 491 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Wichita (ICT) is 623 miles / 1002 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 57 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (ICT).

How far is Wichita from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 565.429 miles
  • 909.970 kilometers
  • 491.345 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
  • 566.722 miles
  • 912.051 kilometers
  • 492.468 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 Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport
City: Wichita, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ICT
ICAO Code: KICT
Coordinates: 37°39′0″N, 97°25′59″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Wichita.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

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Wichita, KS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 108 kg (238 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Wichita (ICT).

Distance:
565
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
565

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