Distance between Los Angeles CA and Houston TX
The distance from Los Angeles to Houston is 1,547 miles by road including 1,537 miles on motorways. Road takes approximately 23 hours and 49 minutes and goes through Alhambra, San Gabriel, Rosemead, El Monte, West Covina, Pomona and Ontario.
|Shortest distance by air||1,371 mi ✈️|
|Car route length||1,547.2 mi 🚗|
|Driving time||23 h 49 min|
|Fuel amount||52.6 gal|
|Fuel cost||209.4 USD|
|Los Angeles||0 mi||00 min||0.0 gal|
I 10S 7 mi, 08 min
|Alhambra||7 mi||08 min||0.2 gal|
I 10S 2 mi, 02 min
|San Gabriel||9 mi||10 min||0.3 gal|
I 10S 1 mi, 01 min
|Rosemead||10 mi||11 min||0.3 gal|
I 10S 2 mi, 02 min
|El Monte||12 mi||14 min||0.4 gal|
I 10 8 mi, 07 min
|West Covina||21 mi||21 min||0.6 gal|
I 10 7 mi, 06 min
|Pomona||28 mi||28 min||0.8 gal|
I 10 11 mi, 09 min
|Ontario||39 mi||38 min||1.1 gal|
I 10 9 mi, 08 min
|Fontana||47 mi||46 min||1.5 gal|
I 10 4 mi, 04 min
|Rialto||52 mi||51 min||1.8 gal|
I 10 5 mi, 04 min
|San Bernardino||57 mi||55 min||1.9 gal|
I 10 7 mi, 06 min
|Redlands||64 mi||1 h 02 min||2.0 gal|
I 10 6 mi, 05 min
|Calimesa||70 mi||1 h 07 min||2.4 gal|
I 10 30 mi, 26 min
|Palm Springs||100 mi||1 h 34 min||3.3 gal|
I 10 22 mi, 19 min
|Indio||122 mi||1 h 53 min||3.9 gal|
I 10 238 mi, 3 h 30 min
|Tolleson||360 mi||5 h 24 min||12.2 gal|
I 10 14 mi, 13 min
|Phoenix||375 mi||5 h 37 min||12.3 gal|
AZ 202 Loop I 10 116 mi, 1 h 46 min
|Tucson||491 mi||7 h 24 min||16.2 gal|
I 10 311 mi, 5 h 03 min
|El Paso||802 mi||12 h 28 min||27.2 gal|
Loop 375 I 10 745 mi, 11 h 20 min
|Houston||1,547 mi||23 h 49 min||52.5 gal|
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Los Angeles to Houston?
Fuel cost: 209.4 USD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 1,547.2 mi) / (Fuel consumption 29.4 mpg) * (Fuel price 3.98 USD / gal)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Los Angeles to Houston?
Driving time: 23 h 49 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
- 1,051 mi with a maximum speed 68 mph = 15 h 27 min
- 157 mi with a maximum speed 65 mph = 2 h 25 min
- 187 mi with a maximum speed 62 mph = 3 h
- 28 mi with a maximum speed 60 mph = 28 min
- 8 mi with a maximum speed 56 mph = 8 min
- 2 mi with a maximum speed 55 mph = 2 min
- 113 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 2 h 16 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Los Angeles to Houston by land?
The distance between Los Angeles and Houston is 1,547.2 mi by road including 1,537.3 mi on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Los Angeles and Houston respectively.
How far is Los Angeles to Houston by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Los Angeles and Houston is 1,371.4 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 Los Angeles and Houston respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Los Angeles from Houston by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 2 h 45 min to cover the distance of 1,371 mi at a cruising speed of 497 mph.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 10 h 1 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 Los Angeles to Houston?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 9 h 11 min to cover the distance of 1,371 mi at a cruising speed of 149 mph.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 10 h 30 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 Los Angeles and Houston?
The halfway point between Los Angeles and Houston is Las Cruces. It is located about 21 mi from the exact midpoint by road.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Los Angeles in relation to Houston?
Which highway goes from Los Angeles to Houston?
The route from Los Angeles to Houston follows I 10, US 70, US 180.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
- US 90: 50 mi
- US 87: 33 mi
- TX 130: 27 mi
- Loop 1604: 25 mi
- US 67: 24 mi
- AZ 202 Loop: 22 mi
- Loop 375: 21 mi
- US 191: 20 mi
- US 95: 19 mi
- US 85: 14 mi
- US 385: 11 mi
- I 10S: 11 mi
- I 10 Toll: 11 mi
- US 83: 6 mi
- TX 17: 2 mi
- TX 71: 1 mi
- I 45: 1 mi