How far is Rio De Janeiro from Houston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Rio De Janeiro. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 5015.750 miles
- 8072.068 kilometers
- 4358.568 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
- 5025.418 miles
- 8087.626 kilometers
- 4366.969 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).
Estimated flight time from George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) is 9 hours 59 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Houston and Rio De Janeiro is 3 hours. Rio De Janeiro is 3 hours ahead of Houston.
Rio De Janeiro
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 594 kg (1 308 pounds).
Houston to Rio De Janeiro flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (IAH) → Rio De Janeiro (GIG).