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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Indianapolis, IN (IND)

Flight distance from Houston to Indianapolis (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Indianapolis International Airport) is 844 miles / 1359 kilometers / 734 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Indianapolis (IND) is 989 miles / 1591 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 27 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Indianapolis International Airport (IND).

How far is Indianapolis from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 844.222 miles
  • 1358.644 kilometers
  • 733.609 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
  • 844.770 miles
  • 1359.525 kilometers
  • 734.085 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 Indianapolis International Airport
City: Indianapolis, IN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IND
ICAO Code: KIND
Coordinates: 39°43′2″N, 86°17′39″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Indianapolis is 1 hour. Indianapolis is 1 hour ahead of Houston.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CDT

Indianapolis, IN

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 139 kg (306 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Indianapolis (IND).

Distance:
844
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
844

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