The flight distance between the nearest airports Philadelphia (PHL) and Houston (HOU) is 1,334.69 mi (2,147.97 km). This corresponds to an approximate flight time of 3h 1min. Similar flight routes: PHL → HOU , PHL → IAH , PHL → HOU , PHL → HOU , PHL → IAHBearing: 244.56° (WSW)
The initial bearing on the course from Philadelphia to Houston is 244.56° and the compass direction is WSW.Midpoint: 35.27694,-85.89723
The geographic midpoint between Philadelphia and Houston is in 669.95 mi (1,078.17 km) distance between both points in a bearing of 244.56°. It is located in United States of America, Tennessee, Grundy County.Distance: 1,339.89 mi (2,156.35 km)
The shortest distance (air line) between Philadelphia and Houston is 1,339.89 mi (2,156.35 km).Driving route: -- ( - )
The shortest route between Philadelphia and Houston is according to the route planner. The driving time is approx. . Half of the trip is reached in .Time difference: -1h
The time difference between Philadelphia (America/New_York) and Houston (America/Chicago) is -1 hours. This means that it is now 03:16 (24.07.2019) in Philadelphia and 02:16 (24.07.2019) in Houston.
To calculate the distance between Philadelphia and Houston, the place names are converted into coordinates (latitude and longitude). The respective geographic centre is used for cities, regions and countries. To calculate the distance the Haversine formula is applied.