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Distance between Tampa, FL (TPA) and Houston, TX (IAH)

Flight distance from Tampa to Houston (Tampa International Airport – Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport) is 787 miles / 1267 kilometers / 684 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Tampa (TPA) to Houston (IAH) is 946 miles / 1522 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 1 minutes.

Tampa – Houston

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787
Miles
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1267
Kilometers
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684
Nautical miles

How far is Houston from Tampa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 787.424 miles
  • 1267.236 kilometers
  • 684.253 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
  • 786.051 miles
  • 1265.027 kilometers
  • 683.060 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 Tampa International Airport to Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Tampa and Houston is 1 hour. Houston is 1 hour behind Tampa.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Tampa to Houston generates about 134 kg of CO2 per passenger, 134 kilograms is equal to 295 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Tampa to Houston

Shortest flight path between Tampa International Airport (TPA) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).

Airport information

Origin Tampa International Airport
City: Tampa, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TPA
ICAO Code: KTPA
Coordinates: 27°58′31″N, 82°31′59″W
Destination Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W

Airlines flying from Tampa (TPA) to Houston (IAH)

United Airlines