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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Kish Island (KIH)

Flight distance from Houston to Kish Island (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Kish International Airport) is 8049 miles / 12954 kilometers / 6995 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 15 hours 44 minutes.

Houston – Kish Island

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8049
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12954
Kilometers
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6995
Nautical miles
Flight time duration
15 h 44 min
Time Difference
8 h 30 min
CO2 emission
1 006 kg

How far is Kish Island from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 8049.133 miles
  • 12953.824 kilometers
  • 6994.505 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
  • 8036.664 miles
  • 12933.756 kilometers
  • 6983.670 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Houston to Kish Island is 15 hours 44 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Kish Island is 8 hours 30 minutes. Kish Island is 8 hours 30 minutes ahead of Houston.

Houston time to Kish Island time converter

Time in Houston: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Kish Island: 00:00

Current local times

Houston, TX

 CDT

Kish Island

 +0330

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Kish Island generates about 1 006 kg of CO2 per passenger, 1 006 kilograms is equal to 2 217 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Houston to Kish Island

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Kish International Airport (KIH).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Kish International Airport
City: Kish Island
Country: Iran Flag of Iran
IATA Code: KIH
ICAO Code: OIBK
Coordinates: 26°31′34″N, 53°58′48″E