# 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
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
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.

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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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