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Distance between Phoenix, AZ (PHX) and Houston, TX (HOU)

Flight distance from Phoenix to Houston (Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport – Houston William P. Hobby Airport) is 1020 miles / 1642 kilometers / 886 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Phoenix (PHX) to Houston (HOU) is 1183 miles / 1904 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 24 minutes.

Phoenix – Houston

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1020
Miles
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1642
Kilometers
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886
Nautical miles

How far is Houston from Phoenix?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1019.984 miles
  • 1641.505 kilometers
  • 886.342 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
  • 1018.238 miles
  • 1638.695 kilometers
  • 884.824 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 Phoenix to Houston is 2 hours 25 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Phoenix and Houston is 2 hours. Houston is 2 hours ahead of Phoenix.

Phoenix time to Houston time converter

Time in Phoenix: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Houston: 00:00

Current local times

Phoenix, AZ

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Houston, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Phoenix to Houston generates about 152 kg of CO2 per passenger, 152 kilograms is equal to 335 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Phoenix to Houston

Shortest flight path between Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) and Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU).

Airport information

Origin Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″W
Destination Houston William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W

Airlines flying from Phoenix (PHX) to Houston (HOU)

AirTran Airways
Southwest Airlines