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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Long Beach, CA (LGB)

Flight distance from Houston to Long Beach (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Long Beach Airport) is 1374 miles / 2211 kilometers / 1194 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Long Beach (LGB) is 1558 miles / 2507 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 9 minutes.

Houston – Long Beach

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1374
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2211
Kilometers
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1194
Nautical miles

How far is Long Beach from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Houston to Long Beach is 3 hours 6 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Long Beach is 2 hours. Long Beach is 2 hours behind Houston.

Houston time to Long Beach time converter

Time in Houston: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Long Beach: 00:00

Current local times

Houston, TX

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Long Beach, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Long Beach generates about 172 kg of CO2 per passenger, 172 kilograms is equal to 378 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 Long Beach

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Long Beach Airport (LGB).

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 Long Beach Airport
City: Long Beach, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGB
ICAO Code: KLGB
Coordinates: 33°49′3″N, 118°9′7″W