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Distance between Sioux City, IA (SUX) and Houston, TX (HOU)

Flight distance from Sioux City to Houston (Sioux Gateway Airport – Houston William P. Hobby Airport) is 882 miles / 1419 kilometers / 766 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Sioux City (SUX) to Houston (HOU) is 1001 miles / 1611 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 28 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sioux City to Houston.

Shortest flight path between Sioux Gateway Airport (SUX) and Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU).

How far is Houston from Sioux City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 881.735 miles
  • 1419.016 kilometers
  • 766.207 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
  • 883.578 miles
  • 1421.980 kilometers
  • 767.808 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).

Airport information


A Sioux Gateway Airport
City: Sioux City, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SUX
ICAO Code: KSUX
Coordinates: 42°24′9″N, 96°23′3″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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Sioux City and Houston.

Time Difference

Sioux City, IA

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Houston, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 142 kg (313 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sioux City (SUX) → Houston (HOU).

Distance:
882
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
882

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