# 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
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
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.

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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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