# Distance between Vancouver (YVR) and Houston, TX (IAH)

Flight distance from Vancouver to Houston (Vancouver International Airport – Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport) is 1971 miles / 3171 kilometers / 1712 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Vancouver (YVR) to Houston (IAH) is 2468 miles / 3972 kilometers and travel time by car is about 41 hours 45 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Vancouver to Houston.

Shortest flight path between Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).

## How far is Houston from Vancouver?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1970.667 miles
• 3171.482 kilometers
• 1712.463 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
• 1969.355 miles
• 3169.370 kilometers
• 1711.323 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 Vancouver International Airport
City: Vancouver
IATA Code: YVR
ICAO Code: CYVR
Coordinates: 49°11′38″N, 123°11′2″W

B Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 218 kg (480 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Vancouver (YVR) → Houston (IAH).

Distance:
1971
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1971

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