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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Las Vegas, NV (LAS)

Flight distance from Houston to Las Vegas (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Las Vegas McCarran International Airport) is 1235 miles / 1988 kilometers / 1073 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Las Vegas (LAS) is 1461 miles / 2351 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 0 minutes.

Houston – Las Vegas

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1235
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1988
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1073
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How far is Las Vegas from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1235.051 miles
  • 1987.621 kilometers
  • 1073.230 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
  • 1233.211 miles
  • 1984.661 kilometers
  • 1071.631 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 William P. Hobby Airport to Las Vegas McCarran International Airport is 2 hours 50 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Houston and Las Vegas is 2 hours. Las Vegas is 2 hours behind Houston.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Las Vegas generates about 163 kg of CO2 per passenger, 163 kilograms is equal to 359 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 Las Vegas

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS).

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 Las Vegas McCarran International Airport
City: Las Vegas, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAS
ICAO Code: KLAS
Coordinates: 36°4′48″N, 115°9′7″W

Airlines flying from Houston (HOU) to Las Vegas (LAS)

AirTran Airways
Southwest Airlines