Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to El Paso.
Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and El Paso International Airport (ELP).
How far is El Paso from Houston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and El Paso. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 667.260 miles
- 1073.850 kilometers
- 579.833 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
- 666.043 miles
- 1071.892 kilometers
- 578.775 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Houston and El Paso is 1 hour. El Paso is 1 hour behind Houston.
El Paso, TX
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 121 kg (267 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (IAH) → El Paso (ELP).