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

Distance from New York to Houston (LaGuardia Airport – George Bush Intercontinental Airport) is 1416 miles / 2279 kilometers / 1231 nautical miles.

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)
  • 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from LaGuardia Airport (LGA) to George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) is 3 hours 10 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

New York
Houston

New York, NY

 EST

Houston, TX

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 176 kg (388 pounds).

Airport information


A 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

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

New York to Houston flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Houston (IAH).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1416

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