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

Flight distance from Houston to Oakland (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Oakland International Airport) is 1642 miles / 2643 kilometers / 1427 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Oakland (OAK) is 1920 miles / 3090 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 17 minutes.

Houston – Oakland

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1642
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2643
Kilometers
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1427
Nautical miles

How far is Oakland from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

How long does it take to fly from Houston to Oakland?

Estimated flight time from Houston William P. Hobby Airport to Oakland International Airport is 3 hours 36 minutes.

What is the time difference between Houston and Oakland?

The time difference between Houston and Oakland is 2 hours. Oakland is 2 hours behind Houston.
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Flight carbon footprint between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Oakland International Airport (OAK)

On average flying from Houston to Oakland generates about 189 kg of CO2 per passenger, 189 kilograms is equal to 416 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Oakland

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Oakland International Airport (OAK).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Houston (HOU) to Oakland (OAK)

Southwest Airlines