# Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Salt Lake City, UT (SLC)

Flight distance from Houston to Salt Lake City (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Salt Lake City International Airport) is 1195 miles / 1923 kilometers / 1039 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Salt Lake City (SLC) is 1558 miles / 2508 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 19 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Salt Lake City.

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC).

## How far is Salt Lake City from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1195.095 miles
• 1923.319 kilometers
• 1038.509 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
• 1194.494 miles
• 1922.352 kilometers
• 1037.987 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

B Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Salt Lake City is 1 hour. Salt Lake City is 1 hour behind Houston.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (355 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Salt Lake City (SLC).

Distance:
1195
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1195

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