# Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Reno, NV (RNO)

Flight distance from Houston to Reno (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Reno–Tahoe International Airport) is 1546 miles / 2488 kilometers / 1343 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Reno (RNO) is 1903 miles / 3063 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 33 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Reno.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Reno–Tahoe International Airport (RNO).

## How far is Reno from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1545.851 miles
• 2487.806 kilometers
• 1343.308 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
• 1543.822 miles
• 2484.541 kilometers
• 1341.545 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
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W

B Reno–Tahoe International Airport
City: Reno, NV
Country: United States
IATA Code: RNO
ICAO Code: KRNO
Coordinates: 39°29′56″N, 119°46′4″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Reno is 2 hours. Reno is 2 hours behind Houston.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 182 kg (402 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Reno (RNO).

Distance:
1546
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1546

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