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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and New York, NY (LGA)

Distance from Houston to New York (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – New York LaGuardia Airport) is 1428 miles / 2298 kilometers / 1241 nautical miles.

How far is New York from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1427.742 miles
  • 2297.728 kilometers
  • 1240.674 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
  • 1426.412 miles
  • 2295.588 kilometers
  • 1239.518 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 (HOU) to New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) is 3 hours 12 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (371 pounds).

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 New York LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

Houston to New York flight path

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → New York (LGA).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1428

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