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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Philadelphia, PA (PNE)

Flight distance from Houston to Philadelphia (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Northeast Philadelphia Airport) is 1353 miles / 2177 kilometers / 1176 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Philadelphia (PNE) is 1580 miles / 2542 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 16 minutes.

Houston – Philadelphia

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1353
Miles
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2177
Kilometers
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1176
Nautical miles

How far is Philadelphia from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1352.839 miles
  • 2177.184 kilometers
  • 1175.585 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
  • 1351.583 miles
  • 2175.162 kilometers
  • 1174.493 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 Houston to Philadelphia is 3 hours 3 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Houston time to Philadelphia time converter

Time in Houston: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Philadelphia: 00:00

Current local times

Houston, TX

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Philadelphia, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Philadelphia generates about 170 kg of CO2 per passenger, 170 kilograms is equal to 375 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 Philadelphia

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Northeast Philadelphia Airport (PNE).

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 Northeast Philadelphia Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PNE
ICAO Code: KPNE
Coordinates: 40°4′54″N, 75°0′38″W