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

Flight distance from Houston to Fort Lauderdale (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport) is 965 miles / 1554 kilometers / 839 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) is 1181 miles / 1900 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 28 minutes.

Houston – Fort Lauderdale

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965
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1554
Kilometers
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839
Nautical miles

How far is Fort Lauderdale from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. 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 to Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport is 2 hours 19 minutes.

Time difference

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

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Fort Lauderdale generates about 148 kg of CO2 per passenger, 148 kilograms is equal to 327 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 Fort Lauderdale

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

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 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

Airlines flying from Houston (IAH) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL)

United Airlines