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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Kelowna (YLW)

Flight distance from Houston to Kelowna (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Kelowna International Airport) is 1883 miles / 3030 kilometers / 1636 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Kelowna (YLW) is 2359 miles / 3797 kilometers and travel time by car is about 40 hours 44 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Kelowna.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Kelowna International Airport (YLW).

How far is Kelowna from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1882.726 miles
  • 3029.954 kilometers
  • 1636.044 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
  • 1882.181 miles
  • 3029.077 kilometers
  • 1635.571 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 Kelowna International Airport
City: Kelowna
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YLW
ICAO Code: CYLW
Coordinates: 49°57′21″N, 119°22′40″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Kelowna is 2 hours. Kelowna is 2 hours behind Houston.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Kelowna

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 207 kg (456 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Kelowna (YLW).

Distance:
1883
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1883

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