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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Oakland, CA (OAK)

Distance from Houston to Oakland (William P. Hobby Airport – Oakland International Airport) is 1642 miles / 2643 kilometers / 1427 nautical miles.

How far is Oakland from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1642.058 miles
  • 2642.636 kilometers
  • 1426.909 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
  • 1639.414 miles
  • 2638.382 kilometers
  • 1424.612 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) to Oakland International Airport (OAK) is 3 hours 36 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Oakland is 2 hours. Oakland is 2 hours behind Houston.

Time Difference

Houston
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Houston, TX

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Oakland, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 196 kg (431 pounds).

Airport information


A 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 Oakland International Airport
City: Oakland, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OAK
ICAO Code: KOAK
Coordinates: 37°43′16″N, 122°13′15″W

Map

Houston to Oakland flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Oakland (OAK).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1642

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