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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Traverse City, MI

 EST

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:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1168

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