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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Wrangell, AK (WRG)

Flight distance from Houston to Wrangell (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Wrangell Airport) is 2560 miles / 4119 kilometers / 2224 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Wrangell (WRG) is 3257 miles / 5242 kilometers and travel time by car is about 66 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Wrangell Airport (WRG).

How far is Wrangell from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2559.598 miles
  • 4119.273 kilometers
  • 2224.230 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
  • 2557.440 miles
  • 4115.801 kilometers
  • 2222.355 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 Wrangell Airport
City: Wrangell, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: WRG
ICAO Code: PAWG
Coordinates: 56°29′3″N, 132°22′11″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Wrangell, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 282 kg (622 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Wrangell (WRG).

Distance:
2560
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2560

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