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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL)

Distance from Houston to Fort Lauderdale (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport) is 965 miles / 1554 kilometers / 839 nautical miles.

How far is Fort Lauderdale from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 965.478 miles
  • 1553.786 kilometers
  • 838.977 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
  • 964.080 miles
  • 1551.537 kilometers
  • 837.763 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 George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) to Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL) is 2 hours 19 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Houston
Fort Lauderdale

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Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 148 kg (327 pounds).

Airport information


A 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

B Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport
City: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FLL
ICAO Code: KFLL
Coordinates: 26°4′21″N, 80°9′9″W

Houston to Fort Lauderdale flight path

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Fort Lauderdale (FLL).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
965

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