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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Wichita, KS (ICT)

Flight distance from Houston to Wichita (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport) is 542 miles / 872 kilometers / 471 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Wichita (ICT) is 605 miles / 973 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 36 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Wichita.

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (ICT).

How far is Wichita from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 541.813 miles
  • 871.964 kilometers
  • 470.823 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
  • 543.035 miles
  • 873.930 kilometers
  • 471.884 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 Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport
City: Wichita, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ICT
ICAO Code: KICT
Coordinates: 37°39′0″N, 97°25′59″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Wichita.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

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Wichita, KS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 105 kg (231 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Wichita (ICT).

Distance:
542
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
542

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