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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Shungnak, AK (SHG)

Flight distance from Houston to Shungnak (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Shungnak Airport) is 3575 miles / 5753 kilometers / 3107 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Shungnak (SHG) is 4530 miles / 7290 kilometers and travel time by car is about 111 hours 44 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Shungnak Airport (SHG).

How far is Shungnak from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3574.924 miles
  • 5753.283 kilometers
  • 3106.524 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
  • 3569.959 miles
  • 5745.293 kilometers
  • 3102.210 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 Shungnak Airport
City: Shungnak, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SHG
ICAO Code: PAGH
Coordinates: 66°53′17″N, 157°9′43″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Shungnak, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 404 kg (890 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Shungnak (SHG).

Distance:
3575
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3575

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