# Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Tulsa, OK (TUL)

Flight distance from Houston to Tulsa (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Tulsa International Airport) is 453 miles / 729 kilometers / 394 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Tulsa (TUL) is 516 miles / 830 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Tulsa International Airport (TUL).

## How far is Tulsa from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 452.965 miles
• 728.976 kilometers
• 393.616 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
• 454.142 miles
• 730.871 kilometers
• 394.639 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 Tulsa International Airport
City: Tulsa, OK
Country: United States
IATA Code: TUL
ICAO Code: KTUL
Coordinates: 36°11′54″N, 95°53′17″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Tulsa.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 92 kg (202 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Tulsa (TUL).

Distance:
453
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
453

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