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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Omaha, NE (OMA)

Flight distance from Houston to Omaha (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Eppley Airfield) is 804 miles / 1295 kilometers / 699 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Omaha (OMA) is 921 miles / 1482 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 12 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Eppley Airfield (OMA).

How far is Omaha from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 804.448 miles
  • 1294.634 kilometers
  • 699.046 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
  • 806.214 miles
  • 1297.476 kilometers
  • 700.581 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 Eppley Airfield
City: Omaha, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OMA
ICAO Code: KOMA
Coordinates: 41°18′11″N, 95°53′38″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Omaha.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

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Omaha, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 135 kg (298 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Omaha (OMA).

Distance:
804
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
804

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