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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Houston, TX (IAH)

Flight distance from New York to Houston (New York LaGuardia Airport – Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport) is 1416 miles / 2279 kilometers / 1231 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Houston (IAH) is 1617 miles / 2603 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 30 minutes.

New York – Houston

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1416
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2279
Kilometers
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1231
Nautical miles

How far is Houston from New York?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1416.367 miles
  • 2279.422 kilometers
  • 1230.790 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
  • 1414.946 miles
  • 2277.134 kilometers
  • 1229.554 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).

How long does it take to fly from New York to Houston?

Estimated flight time from New York LaGuardia Airport to Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport is 3 hours 10 minutes.

What is the time difference between New York and Houston?

The time difference between New York and Houston is 1 hour. Houston is 1 hour behind New York.
New York time to Houston time converter

Flight carbon footprint between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)

On average flying from New York to Houston generates about 174 kg of CO2 per passenger, 174 kilograms is equal to 384 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Houston

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).

Airport information

Origin New York LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W
Destination 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

Airlines flying from New York (LGA) to Houston (IAH)

Delta Air Lines
United Airlines