# Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Minneapolis, MN (MSP)

Flight distance from Houston to Minneapolis (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport) is 1057 miles / 1701 kilometers / 918 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Minneapolis (MSP) is 1187 miles / 1911 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP).

## How far is Minneapolis from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1056.755 miles
• 1700.682 kilometers
• 918.295 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
• 1058.710 miles
• 1703.829 kilometers
• 919.994 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 Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
City: Minneapolis, MN
Country: United States
IATA Code: MSP
ICAO Code: KMSP
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N, 93°13′18″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Minneapolis.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 154 kg (340 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Minneapolis (MSP).

Distance:
1057
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1057

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