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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Houston, TX (HOU)

Distance from San Diego to Houston (San Diego International Airport – Houston William P. Hobby Airport) is 1313 miles / 2112 kilometers / 1141 nautical miles.

How far is Houston from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1312.589 miles
  • 2112.407 kilometers
  • 1140.608 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
  • 1310.115 miles
  • 2108.425 kilometers
  • 1138.458 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 San Diego International Airport (SAN) to Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) is 2 hours 59 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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San Diego, CA

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Houston, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 165 kg (365 pounds).

Airport information


A San Diego International Airport
City: San Diego, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″W

B 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

San Diego to Houston flight path

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Houston (HOU).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1313

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