Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Philadelphia, PA (PNE)

Flight distance from Houston to Philadelphia (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Northeast Philadelphia Airport) is 1342 miles / 2159 kilometers / 1166 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Philadelphia (PNE) is 1588 miles / 2555 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 38 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Northeast Philadelphia Airport (PNE).

How far is Philadelphia from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1341.735 miles
• 2159.314 kilometers
• 1165.936 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
• 1340.387 miles
• 2157.144 kilometers
• 1164.765 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
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W

Country: United States
IATA Code: PNE
ICAO Code: KPNE
Coordinates: 40°4′54″N, 75°0′38″W

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (374 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Distance:
1342
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1342

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