Distance between Prairie View TX and Houston TX

The distance from Prairie View to Houston is 48 miles by road including 47 miles on motorways. Road takes approximately 48 minutes and goes through Cypress, Jersey Village and Satsuma.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Prairie View 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
TX 6 US 290 21 mi, 20 min
Cypress 21 mi 0:20 20 min 0.6 gal
US 290 7 mi, 07 min
Satsuma 27 mi 0:28 28 min 0.9 gal
US 290 2 mi, 02 min
Jersey Village 30 mi 0:30 30 min 1.0 gal
US 290 18 mi, 17 min
Houston 48 mi 0:48 48 min 1.5 gal

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Prairie View to Houston?

Fuel cost: 6.3 USD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 47.8 mi) / (Fuel consumption 29.4 mpg) * (Fuel price 3.86 USD / gal)

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How long is a car ride from Prairie View to Houston?

Driving time: 48 min

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

  • 4 mi with a maximum speed 65 mph = 3 min
  • 31 mi with a maximum speed 62 mph = 29 min
  • 6 mi with a maximum speed 60 mph = 5 min
  • 6 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 7 min

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

How far is Prairie View to Houston by land?

The distance between Prairie View and Houston is 47.8 mi by road including 46.6 mi on motorways.

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

How far is Prairie View to Houston by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Prairie View and Houston is 43.5 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 Prairie View and Houston respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Prairie View from Houston by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 5 min to cover the distance of 43 mi at a cruising speed of 497 mph.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 19 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 Prairie View to Houston?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 17 min to cover the distance of 43 mi at a cruising speed of 149 mph.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 20 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 Prairie View and Houston?

The halfway point between Prairie View and Houston is Cypress. It is located about 4 mi from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Cypress to Prairie View is 21 mi and driving will take about 20 min. The road between Cypress and Houston has length 27 mi and will take approximately 27 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Satsuma is in 27 mi from Prairie View and 21 mi from Houston
  • Jersey Village is in 30 mi from Prairie View and 18 mi from Houston

Where is Prairie View in relation to Houston?

Prairie View is located 43 mi north-west of Houston.

Prairie View has geographic coordinates: latitude 30.09327, longitude -95.98773.

Houston has geographic coordinates: latitude 29.75894, longitude -95.3677.

Which highway goes from Prairie View to Houston?

The route from Prairie View to Houston follows US 290, TX 6.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • I 10: 5 mi
  • US 90: 5 mi
  • I 45: 1 mi
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