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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Lynchburg, VA (LYH)

Flight distance from Houston to Lynchburg (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Lynchburg Regional Airport) is 1067 miles / 1717 kilometers / 927 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Lynchburg (LYH) is 1232 miles / 1983 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 34 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Lynchburg.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH).

How far is Lynchburg from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1066.610 miles
  • 1716.543 kilometers
  • 926.859 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
  • 1065.563 miles
  • 1714.857 kilometers
  • 925.949 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W

B Lynchburg Regional Airport
City: Lynchburg, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LYH
ICAO Code: KLYH
Coordinates: 37°19′36″N, 79°12′1″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Lynchburg, VA

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 155 kg (341 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Lynchburg (LYH).

Distance:
1067
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1067

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