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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.

Map of flight path from Houston to Kish Island.

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

How far is Kish Island from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Kish Island. 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).

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 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

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.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CDT

Kish Island

 +0330

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 1 006 kg (2 217 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Kish Island (KIH).

Distance:
8049
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
8049

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