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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 18 hours 5 minutes.

Houston – Orlando

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850
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1368
Kilometers
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739
Nautical miles

How far is Orlando from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Houston to Orlando is 2 hours 6 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Houston time to Orlando time converter

Time in Houston: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Orlando: 00:00

Current local times

Houston, TX

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Orlando, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Orlando generates about 139 kg of CO2 per passenger, 139 kilograms is equal to 307 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination 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