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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Kona, HI (KOA)

Flight distance from Houston to Kona (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Kona International Airport) is 3840 miles / 6180 kilometers / 3337 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 46 minutes.

Map of flight path from Houston to Kona.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Kona International Airport (KOA).

How far is Kona from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3839.844 miles
  • 6179.630 kilometers
  • 3336.733 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
  • 3833.995 miles
  • 6170.216 kilometers
  • 3331.650 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 Kona International Airport
City: Kona, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KOA
ICAO Code: PHKO
Coordinates: 19°44′19″N, 156°2′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Kona is 4 hours. Kona is 4 hours behind Houston.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Kona, HI

 HST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 436 kg (962 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Kona (KOA).

Distance:
3840
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3840

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