Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Long Beach.
Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Long Beach Airport (LGB).
How far is Long Beach from Houston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Long Beach. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1374.161 miles
- 2211.497 kilometers
- 1194.113 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
- 1371.647 miles
- 2207.452 kilometers
- 1191.928 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Houston and Long Beach is 2 hours. Long Beach is 2 hours behind Houston.
Long Beach, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (368 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (HOU) → Long Beach (LGB).