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Distance between Lubbock, TX (LBB) and Houston, TX (IAH)

Distance from Lubbock to Houston (Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport – George Bush Intercontinental Airport) is 458 miles / 737 kilometers / 398 nautical miles.

How far is Houston from Lubbock?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 457.706 miles
  • 736.607 kilometers
  • 397.736 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
  • 457.452 miles
  • 736.197 kilometers
  • 397.515 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport (LBB) to George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) is 1 hour 21 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lubbock and Houston.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 87 kg (191 pounds).

Airport information


A Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport
City: Lubbock, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LBB
ICAO Code: KLBB
Coordinates: 33°39′48″N, 101°49′22″W

B 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

Map

Lubbock to Houston flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lubbock (LBB) → Houston (IAH).

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Air miles:
458
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
458

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