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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Wales, AK (WAA)

Distance from Houston to Wales (William P. Hobby Airport – Wales Airport (Alaska)) is 3888 miles / 6257 kilometers / 3379 nautical miles.

How far is Wales from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3888.227 miles
  • 6257.495 kilometers
  • 3378.777 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
  • 3882.018 miles
  • 6247.503 kilometers
  • 3373.382 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 William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) to Wales Airport (Alaska) (WAA) is 7 hours 51 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Wales is 3 hours. Wales is 3 hours behind Houston.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 449 kg (989 pounds).

Airport information


A 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 Wales Airport (Alaska)
City: Wales, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: WAA
ICAO Code: PAIW
Coordinates: 65°37′21″N, 168°5′42″W

Map

Houston to Wales flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Wales (WAA).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3888

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