Map of flight path and driving directions from Oakland to Houston.
Shortest flight path between Oakland International Airport (OAK) and Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU).
How far is Houston from Oakland?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Oakland and Houston. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1642.058 miles
- 2642.636 kilometers
- 1426.909 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
- 1639.414 miles
- 2638.382 kilometers
- 1424.612 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Oakland and Houston is 2 hours. Houston is 2 hours ahead of Oakland.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 180 kg (397 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Oakland (OAK) → Houston (HOU).