Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Houston.
Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU).
How far is Houston from New York?
There are several ways to calculate distances between New York and Houston. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1427.742 miles
- 2297.728 kilometers
- 1240.674 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
- 1426.412 miles
- 2295.588 kilometers
- 1239.518 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between New York and Houston is 1 hour. Houston is 1 hour behind New York.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 175 kg (386 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
New York (LGA) → Houston (HOU).