Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Fort Myers.
Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW).
How far is Fort Myers from Houston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Fort Myers. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 852.570 miles
- 1372.079 kilometers
- 740.863 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
- 851.267 miles
- 1369.982 kilometers
- 739.731 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Houston and Fort Myers is 1 hour. Fort Myers is 1 hour ahead of Houston.
Fort Myers, FL
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (308 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (HOU) → Fort Myers (RSW).