Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Lihue, HI (LIH)

Flight distance from Houston to Lihue (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Lihue Airport) is 3978 miles / 6402 kilometers / 3457 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 1 minutes.

Map of flight path from Houston to Lihue.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Lihue Airport (LIH).

How far is Lihue from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3977.804 miles
• 6401.655 kilometers
• 3456.617 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
• 3971.241 miles
• 6391.092 kilometers
• 3450.914 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
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W

B Lihue Airport
City: Lihue, HI
Country: United States
IATA Code: LIH
ICAO Code: PHLI
Coordinates: 21°58′33″N, 159°20′20″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Lihue is 5 hours. Lihue is 5 hours behind Houston.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 454 kg (1 000 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Lihue (LIH).

Distance:
3978
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3978

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