Map of flight path from Houston to Frankfurt.
Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Frankfurt Airport (FRA).
How far is Frankfurt from Houston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Frankfurt. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 5231.590 miles
- 8419.429 kilometers
- 4546.128 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
- 5220.315 miles
- 8401.282 kilometers
- 4536.329 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 Frankfurt is 7 hours. Frankfurt is 7 hours ahead of Houston.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 622 kg (1 371 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (IAH) → Frankfurt (FRA).