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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Melbourne, FL (MLB)

Flight distance from Houston to Melbourne (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Orlando Melbourne International Airport) is 893 miles / 1437 kilometers / 776 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Melbourne (MLB) is 1031 miles / 1660 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 47 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Orlando Melbourne International Airport (MLB).

How far is Melbourne from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 892.800 miles
  • 1436.823 kilometers
  • 775.822 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
  • 891.172 miles
  • 1434.202 kilometers
  • 774.407 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 Orlando Melbourne International Airport
City: Melbourne, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MLB
ICAO Code: KMLB
Coordinates: 28°6′10″N, 80°38′43″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Melbourne, FL

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 143 kg (315 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Melbourne (MLB).

Distance:
893
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
893

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