How far is Houston from San Jose?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Jose and Houston. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1551.675 miles
- 2497.178 kilometers
- 1348.368 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
- 1556.481 miles
- 2504.913 kilometers
- 1352.545 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).
Estimated flight time from Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) to Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) is 3 hours 26 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between San Jose and Houston is 1 hour. Houston is 1 hour ahead of San Jose.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (374 pounds).
San Jose to Houston flight path
Shortest flight path between Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Jose (SJO) → Houston (IAH).