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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Yuma, AZ (YUM)

Flight distance from Houston to Yuma (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Yuma International Airport) is 1162 miles / 1870 kilometers / 1010 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Yuma (YUM) is 1309 miles / 2107 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Yuma International Airport (YUM).

How far is Yuma from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1162.054 miles
  • 1870.144 kilometers
  • 1009.797 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
  • 1159.898 miles
  • 1866.675 kilometers
  • 1007.924 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 Yuma International Airport
City: Yuma, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: YUM
ICAO Code: KNYL
Coordinates: 32°39′23″N, 114°36′21″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Yuma is 1 hour. Yuma is 1 hour behind Houston.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Yuma, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 160 kg (352 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Yuma (YUM).

Distance:
1162
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1162

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