# Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Saginaw, MI (MBS)

Flight distance from Houston to Saginaw (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Saginaw MBS International Airport) is 1140 miles / 1834 kilometers / 991 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Saginaw (MBS) is 1359 miles / 2187 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 14 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Saginaw.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Saginaw MBS International Airport (MBS).

## How far is Saginaw from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1139.876 miles
• 1834.452 kilometers
• 990.525 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
• 1140.727 miles
• 1835.822 kilometers
• 991.265 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 Saginaw MBS International Airport
City: Saginaw, MI
Country: United States
IATA Code: MBS
ICAO Code: KMBS
Coordinates: 43°31′58″N, 84°4′46″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 159 kg (350 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Saginaw (MBS).

Distance:
1140
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1140

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