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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 27 hours 6 minutes.

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).

How far is Jackson from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Jackson. 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).

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 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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Jackson, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 166 kg (366 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Jackson (JAC).

Distance:
1286
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1286

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