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Distance between Orlando, FL (MCO) and Houston, TX (IAH)

Flight distance from Orlando to Houston (Orlando International Airport – Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport) is 854 miles / 1375 kilometers / 742 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from Orlando (MCO) to Houston (IAH) is 966 miles / 1555 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 48 minutes.

Orlando – Houston

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854
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1375
Kilometers
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742
Nautical miles

How far is Houston from Orlando?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 854.088 miles
  • 1374.522 kilometers
  • 742.183 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
  • 852.523 miles
  • 1372.002 kilometers
  • 740.822 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 Orlando International Airport to Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport is 2 hours 7 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Orlando and Houston is 1 hour. Houston is 1 hour behind Orlando.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Orlando to Houston generates about 140 kg of CO2 per passenger, 140 kilograms is equal to 308 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Orlando to Houston

Shortest flight path between Orlando International Airport (MCO) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).

Airport information

Origin Orlando International Airport
City: Orlando, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCO
ICAO Code: KMCO
Coordinates: 28°25′45″N, 81°18′32″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 Orlando (MCO) to Houston (IAH)

Spirit Airlines
United Airlines