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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Saginaw, MI

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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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