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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Norfolk, VA (ORF)

Flight distance from Houston to Norfolk (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Norfolk International Airport) is 1201 miles / 1933 kilometers / 1044 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Norfolk (ORF) is 1373 miles / 2209 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Norfolk International Airport (ORF).

How far is Norfolk from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1201.222 miles
  • 1933.179 kilometers
  • 1043.833 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
  • 1199.545 miles
  • 1930.481 kilometers
  • 1042.376 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 Norfolk International Airport
City: Norfolk, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORF
ICAO Code: KORF
Coordinates: 36°53′40″N, 76°12′4″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CDT

Norfolk, VA

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (356 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Norfolk (ORF).

Distance:
1201
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1201

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