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Distance between London (LHR) and Houston, TX (IAH)

Distance from Heathrow Airport to George Bush Intercontinental Airport is 4834 miles / 7779 kilometers / 4201 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4833.949 miles
  • 7779.487 kilometers
  • 4200.587 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
  • 4823.699 miles
  • 7762.991 kilometers
  • 4191.680 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Heathrow Airport (LHR) to George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) is 9 hours 39 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between London and Houston is 6 hours. Houston is 6 hours behind London.

Time Difference

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Airport information


A Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″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

Flight map from London to Houston.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

London (LHR) → Houston (IAH).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4834

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