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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Colorado Springs, CO (COS)

Flight distance from Houston to Colorado Springs (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Colorado Springs Airport) is 809 miles / 1302 kilometers / 703 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Colorado Springs (COS) is 950 miles / 1529 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 38 minutes.

Houston – Colorado Springs

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809
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1302
Kilometers
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703
Nautical miles

How far is Colorado Springs from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 808.801 miles
  • 1301.639 kilometers
  • 702.829 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
  • 809.126 miles
  • 1302.162 kilometers
  • 703.111 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 Houston to Colorado Springs is 2 hours 1 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Colorado Springs is 1 hour. Colorado Springs is 1 hour behind Houston.

Houston time to Colorado Springs time converter

Time in Houston: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Colorado Springs: 00:00

Current local times

Houston, TX

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Colorado Springs, CO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Colorado Springs generates about 136 kg of CO2 per passenger, 136 kilograms is equal to 299 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Colorado Springs

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Colorado Springs Airport (COS).

Airport information

Origin Houston 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
Destination Colorado Springs Airport
City: Colorado Springs, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COS
ICAO Code: KCOS
Coordinates: 38°48′20″N, 104°42′3″W

Airlines flying from Houston (IAH) to Colorado Springs (COS)

United Airlines