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

Flight distance from Kansas City to Houston (Kansas City International Airport – Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport) is 643 miles / 1035 kilometers / 559 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Kansas City (MCI) to Houston (IAH) is 736 miles / 1184 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Kansas City International Airport (MCI) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).

## 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)
• 642.964 miles
• 1034.751 kilometers
• 558.721 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
• 644.463 miles
• 1037.163 kilometers
• 560.023 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 George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″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 118 kg (260 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kansas City (MCI) → Houston (IAH).

Distance:
643
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
643

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