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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Owensboro, KY (OWB)

Flight distance from Houston to Owensboro (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Owensboro–Daviess County Regional Airport) is 711 miles / 1144 kilometers / 618 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Owensboro (OWB) is 848 miles / 1365 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Owensboro–Daviess County Regional Airport (OWB).

How far is Owensboro from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 711.159 miles
  • 1144.499 kilometers
  • 617.980 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
  • 711.489 miles
  • 1145.030 kilometers
  • 618.267 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 Owensboro–Daviess County Regional Airport
City: Owensboro, KY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OWB
ICAO Code: KOWB
Coordinates: 37°44′24″N, 87°10′0″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Owensboro.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

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Owensboro, KY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 126 kg (277 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Owensboro (OWB).

Distance:
711
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
711

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