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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Providence, RI (PVD)

Flight distance from Houston to Providence (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Providence T. F. Green Airport) is 1571 miles / 2529 kilometers / 1365 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Providence (PVD) is 1803 miles / 2902 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 1 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Providence T. F. Green Airport (PVD).

How far is Providence from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1571.343 miles
  • 2528.832 kilometers
  • 1365.460 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
  • 1569.761 miles
  • 2526.286 kilometers
  • 1364.085 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 Providence T. F. Green Airport
City: Providence, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PVD
ICAO Code: KPVD
Coordinates: 41°43′57″N, 71°25′13″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CDT

Providence, RI

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 184 kg (406 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Providence (PVD).

Distance:
1571
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1571

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