# Distance between Kansas City, MO (MCI) and Houston, TX (HOU)

Flight distance from Kansas City to Houston (Kansas City International Airport – Houston William P. Hobby Airport) is 666 miles / 1072 kilometers / 579 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Kansas City (MCI) to Houston (HOU) is 753 miles / 1212 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 39 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Kansas City to Houston.

Shortest flight path between Kansas City International Airport (MCI) and Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU).

## How far is Houston from Kansas City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 666.102 miles
• 1071.987 kilometers
• 578.827 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
• 667.675 miles
• 1074.519 kilometers
• 580.194 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).

## Airport information

A Kansas City International Airport
City: Kansas City, MO
Country: United States
IATA Code: MCI
ICAO Code: KMCI
Coordinates: 39°17′51″N, 94°42′50″W

B Houston William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Kansas City and Houston.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 121 kg (266 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kansas City (MCI) → Houston (HOU).

Distance:
666
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
666

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