Distance between Orlando FL and Houston TX
The distance from Orlando to Houston is 963 miles by road including 962 miles on motorways. Road takes approximately 14 hours and 31 minutes and goes through Ocala, Gainesville, Tallahassee, Pensacola, Mobile, Biloxi and Gulfport.
|Shortest distance by air||848 mi ✈️|
|Car route length||963.1 mi 🚗|
|Driving time||14 h 31 min|
|Fuel amount||32.8 gal|
|Fuel cost||130.4 USD|
|Orlando||0 mi||00 min||0.0 gal|
FL 408 Toll I 75 73 mi, 1 h 06 min
|Ocala||73 mi||1 h 06 min||2.2 gal|
I 75 37 mi, 32 min
|Gainesville||111 mi||1 h 39 min||3.7 gal|
I 75 I 10 140 mi, 2 h 03 min
|Tallahassee||250 mi||3 h 42 min||8.2 gal|
I 10 249 mi, 3 h 41 min
|Mobile||498 mi||7 h 24 min||16.8 gal|
I 10 58 mi, 52 min
|Biloxi||557 mi||8 h 16 min||18.8 gal|
I 10 7 mi, 06 min
|Gulfport||564 mi||8 h 22 min||19.0 gal|
I 10 I 12 116 mi, 1 h 42 min
|Denham Springs||680 mi||10 h 04 min||23.0 gal|
I 12 10 mi, 10 min
|Baton Rouge||690 mi||10 h 15 min||23.2 gal|
I 12 I 10 130 mi, 2 h 02 min
|Lake Charles||820 mi||12 h 17 min||27.8 gal|
I 10 57 mi, 52 min
|Beaumont||877 mi||13 h 10 min||29.7 gal|
I 10 86 mi, 1 h 20 min
|Houston||963 mi||14 h 30 min||32.6 gal|
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Orlando to Houston?
Fuel cost: 130.4 USD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 963.1 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 Orlando to Houston?
Driving time: 14 h 31 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
- 779 mi with a maximum speed 68 mph = 11 h 27 min
- 71 mi with a maximum speed 65 mph = 1 h 6 min
- 35 mi with a maximum speed 62 mph = 33 min
- 48 mi with a maximum speed 60 mph = 48 min
- 4 mi with a maximum speed 55 mph = 4 min
- 1 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 1 min
- 23 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 27 min
- 1 mi with a maximum speed 31 mph = 1 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Orlando to Houston by land?
The distance between Orlando and Houston is 963.1 mi by road including 961.9 mi on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Orlando and Houston respectively.
How far is Orlando to Houston by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Orlando and Houston is 848.2 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 Orlando and Houston respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Orlando from Houston by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 1 h 42 min to cover the distance of 848 mi at a cruising speed of 497 mph.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 6 h 12 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 Orlando to Houston?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 5 h 41 min to cover the distance of 848 mi at a cruising speed of 149 mph.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 6 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 Orlando and Houston?
The halfway point between Orlando and Houston is Daphne. It is located about 4 mi from the exact midpoint by road.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Orlando in relation to Houston?
Which highway goes from Orlando to Houston?
The route from Orlando to Houston follows I 10, I 75, I 12.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
- US 90: 40 mi
- FL 408 Toll: 7 mi
- US 69: 2 mi
- US 96: 2 mi
- US 287: 2 mi