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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Columbus, OH (LCK)

Distance from Houston to Columbus (William P. Hobby Airport – Rickenbacker International Airport) is 991 miles / 1594 kilometers / 861 nautical miles.

How far is Columbus from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 990.747 miles
  • 1594.454 kilometers
  • 860.936 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
  • 990.816 miles
  • 1594.564 kilometers
  • 860.996 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 William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) to Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK) is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Columbus, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (331 pounds).

Airport information


A 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 Rickenbacker International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LCK
ICAO Code: KLCK
Coordinates: 39°48′49″N, 82°55′40″W

Map

Houston to Columbus flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Columbus (LCK).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
991

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