# Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Traverse City, MI (TVC)

Flight distance from Houston to Traverse City (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Cherry Capital Airport) is 1168 miles / 1880 kilometers / 1015 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Traverse City (TVC) is 1373 miles / 2209 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Cherry Capital Airport (TVC).

## How far is Traverse City from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1168.402 miles
• 1880.361 kilometers
• 1015.314 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
• 1169.615 miles
• 1882.312 kilometers
• 1016.367 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 Cherry Capital Airport
City: Traverse City, MI
Country: United States
IATA Code: TVC
ICAO Code: KTVC
Coordinates: 44°44′29″N, 85°34′55″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 160 kg (353 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Traverse City (TVC).

Distance:
1168
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1168

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