Distance between Houston TX and Columbus OH

The distance from Houston to Columbus is 1,157 miles by road including 909 miles on motorways. Road takes approximately 18 hours and 47 minutes and goes through Lufkin, Little Rock, Memphis, Jackson, Louisville and Cincinnati.

Shortest distance by air 992 mi ✈️
Car route length 1,157 mi 🚗
Driving time 18 h 47 min
Fuel amount 39.4 gal
Fuel cost 96.8 USD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Houston 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
US 59 19 mi, 19 min
Humble 19 mi 0:19 19 min 0.5 gal
I 69 US 59 28 mi, 30 min
North Cleveland 47 mi 0:50 50 min 1.5 gal
US 59 80 mi, 1 h 30 min
Lufkin 126 mi 2:20 2 h 20 min 4.1 gal
US 59 BUS I 30 308 mi, 5 h 19 min
Little Rock 434 mi 7:40 7 h 40 min 14.5 gal
I 30 I 40 147 mi, 2 h 16 min
Memphis 581 mi 9:56 9 h 56 min 19.4 gal
I 40 68 mi, 1 h 01 min
Jackson 648 mi 10:58 10 h 58 min 21.7 gal
I 40 I 65 301 mi, 4 h 37 min
Louisville 950 mi 15:35 15 h 35 min 31.8 gal
I 65 I 71 104 mi, 1 h 36 min
Cincinnati 1,054 mi 17:12 17 h 12 min 35.7 gal
I 71 103 mi, 1 h 34 min
Columbus 1,157 mi 18:46 18 h 46 min 39.3 gal
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Houston 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
US 59 19 mi, 19 min
Humble 19 mi 0:19 19 min 0.5 gal
I 69 7 mi, 07 min
Timberlane Acres 25 mi 0:27 27 min 0.8 gal
I 69 7 mi, 07 min
Woodbranch 33 mi 0:34 34 min 1.1 gal
I 69 3 mi, 03 min
Splendora 36 mi 0:38 38 min 1.2 gal
I 69 2 mi, 02 min
Midline 39 mi 0:41 41 min 1.3 gal
I 69 2 mi, 02 min
East River 41 mi 0:43 43 min 1.4 gal
US 59 2 mi, 02 min
Nimrod 43 mi 0:45 45 min 1.4 gal
US 59 1 mi, 01 min
Bendetsen 44 mi 0:47 47 min 1.5 gal
US 59 2 mi, 02 min
North Cleveland 47 mi 0:50 50 min 1.5 gal
US 59 4 mi, 04 min
Keno 50 mi 0:54 54 min 1.6 gal
US 59 8 mi, 08 min
Shepherd 58 mi 1:03 1 h 03 min 1.8 gal
US 59 7 mi, 07 min
Goodrich 65 mi 1:10 1 h 10 min 2.2 gal
US 59 19 mi, 22 min
Livingston 85 mi 1:32 1 h 32 min 2.4 gal
FM 350 US 59 19 mi, 21 min
Corrigan 103 mi 1:54 1 h 54 min 3.5 gal
US 59 14 mi, 15 min
Diboll 117 mi 2:10 2 h 10 min 3.9 gal
US 59 3 mi, 03 min
Burke 120 mi 2:13 2 h 13 min 4.0 gal
US 59 6 mi, 06 min
Lufkin 126 mi 2:20 2 h 20 min 4.1 gal
US 59 BUS 7 mi, 09 min
Redland 134 mi 2:29 2 h 29 min 4.4 gal
US 59 20 mi, 21 min
Redfield 153 mi 2:51 2 h 51 min 5.2 gal
US 59 US 259 2 mi, 02 min
Central Heights 155 mi 2:53 2 h 53 min 5.3 gal
US 259 2 mi, 01 min
Mahl 157 mi 2:55 2 h 55 min 5.3 gal
US 259 13 mi, 13 min
Mount Enterprise 170 mi 3:09 3 h 09 min 5.7 gal
US 259 TX 315 19 mi, 20 min
Carthage 189 mi 3:30 3 h 30 min 6.1 gal
TX 315 US 59 25 mi, 27 min
Gill 214 mi 3:58 3 h 58 min 7.1 gal
US 59 12 mi, 13 min
Marshall 226 mi 4:11 4 h 11 min 7.5 gal
US 59 7 mi, 08 min
Woodlawn 233 mi 4:19 4 h 19 min 7.9 gal
US 59 6 mi, 07 min
Jefferson 239 mi 4:26 4 h 26 min 8.1 gal
US 59 7 mi, 07 min
Prospect 247 mi 4:34 4 h 34 min 8.3 gal
US 59 5 mi, 05 min
Lanier 252 mi 4:40 4 h 40 min 8.4 gal
US 59 6 mi, 06 min
Linden 257 mi 4:47 4 h 47 min 8.7 gal
US 59 3 mi, 03 min
New Colony 260 mi 4:50 4 h 50 min 8.8 gal
US 59 13 mi, 14 min
Queen City 273 mi 5:05 5 h 05 min 9.3 gal
US 59 2 mi, 02 min
Lanark 276 mi 5:07 5 h 07 min 9.4 gal
US 59 14 mi, 14 min
Eylau 289 mi 5:22 5 h 22 min 9.8 gal
US 59 6 mi, 06 min
Texarkana 295 mi 5:28 5 h 28 min 9.9 gal
US 59 I 30 12 mi, 12 min
Homan 308 mi 5:41 5 h 41 min 10.4 gal
I 30 5 mi, 04 min
Clipper 313 mi 5:45 5 h 45 min 10.6 gal
I 30 4 mi, 03 min
Fulton 316 mi 5:49 5 h 49 min 10.7 gal
I 30 14 mi, 12 min
Hope 331 mi 6:02 6 h 02 min 11.2 gal
I 30 42 mi, 37 min
Arkadelphia 373 mi 6:39 6 h 39 min 12.6 gal
I 30 5 mi, 04 min
Caddo Valley 378 mi 6:43 6 h 43 min 12.8 gal
I 30 19 mi, 16 min
Rockport 396 mi 7:00 7 h 00 min 13.5 gal
I 30 23 mi, 21 min
Benton 419 mi 7:22 7 h 22 min 14.1 gal
I 30 15 mi, 17 min
Little Rock 434 mi 7:39 7 h 39 min 14.5 gal
I 30 I 40 94 mi, 1 h 26 min
Forrest City 529 mi 9:06 9 h 06 min 17.9 gal
I 40 11 mi, 09 min
Hicks Station 540 mi 9:16 9 h 16 min 18.2 gal
I 40 12 mi, 10 min
Shearerville 552 mi 9:27 9 h 27 min 18.7 gal
I 40 6 mi, 05 min
Lehi 559 mi 9:32 9 h 32 min 19.0 gal
I 40 6 mi, 05 min
West Memphis 564 mi 9:38 9 h 38 min 19.0 gal
I 40 17 mi, 17 min
Memphis 581 mi 9:56 9 h 56 min 19.4 gal
I 40 13 mi, 13 min
Bartlett 593 mi 10:09 10 h 09 min 20.1 gal
I 40 29 mi, 25 min
Morton Hill 623 mi 10:35 10 h 35 min 21.1 gal
I 40 10 mi, 08 min
Brownsville 633 mi 10:44 10 h 44 min 21.3 gal
I 40 16 mi, 13 min
Jackson 648 mi 10:58 10 h 58 min 21.7 gal
I 40 23 mi, 20 min
Sharon 671 mi 11:18 11 h 18 min 22.4 gal
I 40 52 mi, 45 min
Bucksnort 723 mi 12:03 12 h 03 min 24.5 gal
I 40 2 mi, 01 min
Furnace 725 mi 12:05 12 h 05 min 24.6 gal
I 40 6 mi, 04 min
Whitehouse 729 mi 12:09 12 h 09 min 24.7 gal
I 40 14 mi, 12 min
Dickson 744 mi 12:22 12 h 22 min 25.2 gal
I 40 21 mi, 20 min
Newsom 766 mi 12:42 12 h 42 min 26.0 gal
I 40 11 mi, 10 min
Richland 775 mi 12:52 12 h 52 min 26.4 gal
I 40 7 mi, 07 min
Avondale 782 mi 12:59 12 h 59 min 26.6 gal
I 24 I 65 9 mi, 09 min
Northcreek Commons 792 mi 13:09 13 h 09 min 26.9 gal
I 65 35 mi, 34 min
Hillsdale 827 mi 13:43 13 h 43 min 28.0 gal
I 65 8 mi, 08 min
Matlock 835 mi 13:51 13 h 51 min 28.3 gal
I 65 7 mi, 06 min
Bowling Green 842 mi 13:57 13 h 57 min 28.5 gal
I 65 29 mi, 25 min
Park City 871 mi 14:23 14 h 23 min 29.4 gal
I 65 20 mi, 17 min
Sonora 891 mi 14:41 14 h 41 min 30.0 gal
I 65 21 mi, 18 min
Elizabethtown 912 mi 14:59 14 h 59 min 30.8 gal
I 65 7 mi, 06 min
Colesburg 919 mi 15:06 15 h 06 min 31.2 gal
I 65 30 mi, 28 min
Louisville 950 mi 15:34 15 h 34 min 31.8 gal
I 65 I 71 21 mi, 19 min
Park Lake 970 mi 15:54 15 h 54 min 32.9 gal
I 71 7 mi, 05 min
La Grange 977 mi 16:00 16 h 00 min 33.1 gal
I 71 29 mi, 25 min
Carson 1,005 mi 16:25 16 h 25 min 34.0 gal
I 71 20 mi, 17 min
Walton 1,025 mi 16:42 16 h 42 min 34.7 gal
I 71 14 mi, 12 min
Florence 1,039 mi 16:54 16 h 54 min 35.3 gal
I 71 7 mi, 07 min
Fort Mitchell 1,046 mi 17:02 17 h 02 min 35.5 gal
I 71 2 mi, 02 min
Covington 1,049 mi 17:04 17 h 04 min 35.6 gal
I 71 6 mi, 06 min
Cincinnati 1,054 mi 17:11 17 h 11 min 35.7 gal
I 71 7 mi, 07 min
Harewood Acres 1,061 mi 17:18 17 h 18 min 36.1 gal
I 71 1 mi, 01 min
Kenwood 1,063 mi 17:19 17 h 19 min 36.1 gal
I 71 3 mi, 02 min
Montgomery 1,066 mi 17:22 17 h 22 min 36.2 gal
I 71 7 mi, 06 min
Mason 1,073 mi 17:29 17 h 29 min 36.4 gal
I 71 3 mi, 02 min
Lebanon 1,076 mi 17:32 17 h 32 min 36.6 gal
I 71 19 mi, 16 min
Hickoryville 1,095 mi 17:49 17 h 49 min 36.9 gal
I 71 53 mi, 46 min
Grove City 1,148 mi 18:35 18 h 35 min 38.9 gal
I 71 9 mi, 09 min
Columbus 1,157 mi 18:45 18 h 45 min 39.3 gal

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Houston to Columbus?

Fuel cost: 96.8 USD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,157 mi) / (Fuel consumption 29.4 mpg) * (Fuel price 2.46 USD / gal)

You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.

How long is a car ride from Houston to Columbus?

Driving time: 18 h 47 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 611 mi with a maximum speed 68 mph = 8 h 59 min
  • 87 mi with a maximum speed 65 mph = 1 h 20 min
  • 83 mi with a maximum speed 62 mph = 1 h 19 min
  • 19 mi with a maximum speed 60 mph = 18 min
  • 149 mi with a maximum speed 56 mph = 2 h 39 min
  • 43 mi with a maximum speed 55 mph = 47 min
  • 2 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 2 min
  • 155 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 3 h 6 min
  • 4 mi with a maximum speed 45 mph = 5 min
  • 2 mi with a maximum speed 40 mph = 2 min
  • 1 mi with a maximum speed 35 mph = 1 min
  • 2 mi with a maximum speed 31 mph = 3 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Houston to Columbus by land?

The distance between Houston and Columbus is 1,157 mi by road including 909.1 mi on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Houston and Columbus respectively.

How far is Houston to Columbus by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Houston and Columbus is 992.3 mi.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Houston and Columbus respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Houston from Columbus by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 59 min to cover the distance of 992 mi at a cruising speed of 497 mph.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 7 h 15 min to flight this distance at average speed of 136 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.

How long is a helicopter ride from Houston to Columbus?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 6 h 39 min to cover the distance of 992 mi at a cruising speed of 149 mph.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 7 h 36 min to flight this distance at average speed of 130 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.

What city is halfway between Houston and Columbus?

The halfway point between Houston and Columbus is Memphis. It is located about 2 mi from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Memphis to Houston is 581 mi and driving will take about 9 h 56 min. The road between Memphis and Columbus has length 576 mi and will take approximately 8 h 51 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

Where is Houston in relation to Columbus?

Houston is located 992 mi south-west of Columbus.

Houston has geographic coordinates: latitude 29.75894, longitude -95.3677. Click here to see Houston on map.

Columbus has geographic coordinates: latitude 39.96226, longitude -83.00071.

Which highway goes from Houston to Columbus?

The route from Houston to Columbus follows I 40, US 59, I 71, I 65, I 30.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • I 69: 27 mi
  • TX 315: 25 mi
  • FM 350: 23 mi
  • US 70: 21 mi
  • US 67: 21 mi
  • I 75: 19 mi
  • US 259: 17 mi
  • I 264: 10 mi
  • I 440: 10 mi
  • US 412: 7 mi
  • US 59 BUS: 7 mi
  • Loop 224: 5 mi
  • US-70: 5 mi
  • I-30: 5 mi
  • I 369: 3 mi
  • US-67: 2 mi
  • TX 21: 2 mi
  • I 55: 2 mi
  • TX 43: 2 mi
  • I 24: 2 mi
  • US 69 BUS: 1 mi
  • US 190: 1 mi
  • US 270: 1 mi
The distance between Houston and Columbus is ranked 39,640th in the ranking popularity.
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