Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Orlando.
Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Orlando International Airport (MCO).
How far is Orlando from Houston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Orlando. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 849.127 miles
- 1366.537 kilometers
- 737.871 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
- 847.551 miles
- 1364.002 kilometers
- 736.502 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Houston and Orlando is 1 hour. Orlando is 1 hour ahead of Houston.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 139 kg (307 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (HOU) → Orlando (MCO).