How far is San Jose from Houston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and San Jose. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1551.675 miles
- 2497.178 kilometers
- 1348.368 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
- 1556.481 miles
- 2504.913 kilometers
- 1352.545 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).
Estimated flight time from George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) to Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) is 3 hours 26 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Houston and San Jose is 1 hour. San Jose is 1 hour behind Houston.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (374 pounds).
Houston to San Jose flight path
Shortest flight path between George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (IAH) → San Jose (SJO).