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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Nome, AK (OME)

Flight distance from Houston to Nome (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Nome Airport) is 3785 miles / 6091 kilometers / 3289 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Nome (OME) is 4897 miles / 7881 kilometers and travel time by car is about 158 hours 21 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Nome Airport (OME).

How far is Nome from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3784.919 miles
  • 6091.237 kilometers
  • 3289.005 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
  • 3778.857 miles
  • 6081.480 kilometers
  • 3283.737 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 Nome Airport
City: Nome, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OME
ICAO Code: PAOM
Coordinates: 64°30′43″N, 165°26′42″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Nome is 3 hours. Nome is 3 hours behind Houston.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Nome, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 430 kg (947 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Nome (OME).

Distance:
3785
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3785

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