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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and North Platte, NE (LBF)

Flight distance from Houston to North Platte (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – North Platte Regional Airport) is 848 miles / 1364 kilometers / 737 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to North Platte (LBF) is 996 miles / 1603 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 23 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to North Platte.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and North Platte Regional Airport (LBF).

How far is North Platte from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 847.802 miles
  • 1364.405 kilometers
  • 736.720 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
  • 849.199 miles
  • 1366.653 kilometers
  • 737.934 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 North Platte Regional Airport
City: North Platte, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LBF
ICAO Code: KLBF
Coordinates: 41°7′34″N, 100°41′2″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and North Platte.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

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North Platte, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 139 kg (307 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → North Platte (LBF).

Distance:
848
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
848

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