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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Lansing, MI (LAN)

Flight distance from Houston to Lansing (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Capital Region International Airport) is 1083 miles / 1743 kilometers / 941 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Lansing (LAN) is 1276 miles / 2053 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Capital Region International Airport (LAN).

How far is Lansing from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1082.784 miles
  • 1742.571 kilometers
  • 940.913 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
  • 1083.618 miles
  • 1743.914 kilometers
  • 941.638 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 Capital Region International Airport
City: Lansing, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAN
ICAO Code: KLAN
Coordinates: 42°46′43″N, 84°35′14″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Lansing is 1 hour. Lansing is 1 hour ahead of Houston.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Lansing, MI

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (343 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Lansing (LAN).

Distance:
1083
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1083

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