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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Pensacola, FL (PNS)

Flight distance from Houston to Pensacola (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Pensacola International Airport) is 488 miles / 786 kilometers / 424 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Pensacola (PNS) is 524 miles / 844 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 43 minutes.

Houston – Pensacola

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488
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786
Kilometers
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424
Nautical miles

How far is Pensacola from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 488.109 miles
  • 785.535 kilometers
  • 424.155 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
  • 487.187 miles
  • 784.052 kilometers
  • 423.354 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 William P. Hobby Airport to Pensacola International Airport is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Houston and Pensacola.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Pensacola generates about 97 kg of CO2 per passenger, 97 kilograms is equal to 214 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 Pensacola

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Pensacola International Airport (PNS).

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 Pensacola International Airport
City: Pensacola, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PNS
ICAO Code: KPNS
Coordinates: 30°28′24″N, 87°11′11″W

Airlines flying from Houston (HOU) to Pensacola (PNS)

Southwest Airlines