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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Jackson, WY (JAC)

Flight distance from Houston to Jackson (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Jackson Hole Airport) is 1286 miles / 2070 kilometers / 1117 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Jackson (JAC) is 1574 miles / 2533 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 50 minutes.

Houston – Jackson

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1286
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2070
Kilometers
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1117
Nautical miles

How far is Jackson from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1285.976 miles
  • 2069.578 kilometers
  • 1117.483 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
  • 1286.125 miles
  • 2069.818 kilometers
  • 1117.613 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Houston to Jackson is 2 hours 56 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Jackson is 1 hour. Jackson is 1 hour behind Houston.

Houston time to Jackson time converter

Time in Houston: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Jackson: 00:00

Current local times

Houston, TX

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Jackson, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Jackson generates about 166 kg of CO2 per passenger, 166 kilograms is equal to 366 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Jackson

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Jackson Hole Airport (JAC).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Jackson Hole Airport
City: Jackson, WY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JAC
ICAO Code: KJAC
Coordinates: 43°36′26″N, 110°44′16″W