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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Norfolk, VA (ORF)

Flight distance from Houston to Norfolk (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Norfolk International Airport) is 1209 miles / 1946 kilometers / 1051 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Norfolk (ORF) is 1365 miles / 2196 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Norfolk International Airport (ORF).

How far is Norfolk from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1209.223 miles
  • 1946.055 kilometers
  • 1050.786 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
  • 1207.626 miles
  • 1943.485 kilometers
  • 1049.398 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 Norfolk International Airport
City: Norfolk, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORF
ICAO Code: KORF
Coordinates: 36°53′40″N, 76°12′4″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Norfolk, VA

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (357 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Norfolk (ORF).

Distance:
1209
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1209

Round trip?