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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and London (YXU)

Flight distance from Houston to London (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – London International Airport) is 1210 miles / 1948 kilometers / 1052 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to London (YXU) is 1425 miles / 2294 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and London International Airport (YXU).

How far is London from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1210.260 miles
  • 1947.725 kilometers
  • 1051.688 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
  • 1210.555 miles
  • 1948.199 kilometers
  • 1051.944 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 London International Airport
City: London
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YXU
ICAO Code: CYXU
Coordinates: 43°2′8″N, 81°9′14″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and London is 1 hour. London is 1 hour ahead of Houston.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CDT

London

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (357 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → London (YXU).

Distance:
1210
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1210

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