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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Birmingham, AL (BHM)

Distance from Houston to Birmingham (George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport) is 562 miles / 905 kilometers / 488 nautical miles.

How far is Birmingham from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 562.125 miles
  • 904.653 kilometers
  • 488.473 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
  • 561.502 miles
  • 903.650 kilometers
  • 487.932 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 George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) to Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Birmingham.

Time Difference

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Birmingham, AL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 98 kg (217 pounds).

Airport information


A George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W

B Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport
City: Birmingham, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BHM
ICAO Code: KBHM
Coordinates: 33°33′46″N, 86°45′12″W

Map

Houston to Birmingham flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Birmingham (BHM).

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Air miles:
562
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
562

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