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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Orlando, FL (SFB)

Flight distance from Houston to Orlando (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Orlando Sanford International Airport) is 850 miles / 1368 kilometers / 739 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Orlando (SFB) is 991 miles / 1595 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB).

How far is Orlando from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 849.990 miles
  • 1367.927 kilometers
  • 738.622 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
  • 848.385 miles
  • 1365.343 kilometers
  • 737.226 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 Orlando Sanford International Airport
City: Orlando, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SFB
ICAO Code: KSFB
Coordinates: 28°46′39″N, 81°14′15″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Orlando, FL

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 139 kg (307 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Orlando (SFB).

Distance:
850
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
850

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