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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Frankfurt (FRA)

Flight distance from Houston to Frankfurt (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Frankfurt Airport) is 5232 miles / 8419 kilometers / 4546 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 10 hours 24 minutes.

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).

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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Frankfurt is 7 hours. Frankfurt is 7 hours ahead of Houston.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CDT

Frankfurt

 CEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 622 kg (1 371 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Frankfurt (FRA).

Distance:
5232
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5232

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