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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Lancaster, PA (LNS)

Flight distance from Houston to Lancaster (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)) is 1293 miles / 2081 kilometers / 1124 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Lancaster (LNS) is 1502 miles / 2417 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 55 minutes.

Houston – Lancaster

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1293
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2081
Kilometers
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1124
Nautical miles

How far is Lancaster from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1293.361 miles
  • 2081.462 kilometers
  • 1123.900 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
  • 1292.326 miles
  • 2079.798 kilometers
  • 1123.001 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 Lancaster is 2 hours 56 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Houston time to Lancaster time converter

Time in Houston: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Lancaster: 00:00

Current local times

Houston, TX

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Lancaster, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Lancaster generates about 166 kg of CO2 per passenger, 166 kilograms is equal to 367 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 Lancaster

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS).

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 Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)
City: Lancaster, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LNS
ICAO Code: KLNS
Coordinates: 40°7′18″N, 76°17′45″W