# Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and State College, PA (SCE)

Flight distance from Houston to State College (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – University Park Airport) is 1248 miles / 2009 kilometers / 1085 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to State College (SCE) is 1510 miles / 2430 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and University Park Airport (SCE).

## How far is State College from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1248.180 miles
• 2008.751 kilometers
• 1084.639 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
• 1247.539 miles
• 2007.719 kilometers
• 1084.081 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 University Park Airport
City: State College, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: SCE
ICAO Code: KUNV
Coordinates: 40°50′57″N, 77°50′55″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (360 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → State College (SCE).

Distance:
1248
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1248

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