How far is Amarillo from Houston?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Amarillo and Houston is 532.97 miles (857.73 km).

Flight distance from Amarillo, TX to Houston, TX is 532.97 miles. Estimated flight time is 01 hours 12 minutes.

It takes 01 hours 05 minutes to travel from Amarillo to Houston with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Amarillo, Texas to Houston, Texas is: 602.61 miles (969.82 km) by car.

Driving from Amarillo to Houston will take approximately 08 hours 56 minutes.

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#1 Amarillo

City in Texas, United States

Population 199654
GPS Coordinates 35°13'19"N 101°49'53"W
Latitude 35.2220000
Longitude -101.8313000
Altitude 1118
Country United States
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#2 Houston

County seat of Harris County, Texas; fourth largest city in the United States by population

Population 2316120
GPS Coordinates 29°45'48"N 95°21'48"W
Latitude 29.7632800
Longitude -95.3632700
Altitude 12
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Amarillo and Houston

The distance between Amarillo and Houston is 970 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 10 hours 46 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Amarillo and Houston. The current time is 03:20:29.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 20 hours 04 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 15 hours 03 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 12 hours 03 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 10 hours 02 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 08 hours 36 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 08 hours 02 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 07 hours 31 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 80.49 liters (21.26 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Amarillo and Houston.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Amarillo to Houston is $67.71 (diesel $71.98).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.184 (Diesel $3.385) /gallon. Last changed prices on September 22, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Amarillo and Houston (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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Driving distance from Arlington, TX to Amarillo 351.99 miles (566 km)

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Driving distance from Austin, TX to Amarillo 495.82 miles (798 km)

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Driving distance from Brownsville, TX to Amarillo 788.52 miles (1269 km)

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Driving distance from Corpus Christi, TX to Amarillo 655 miles (1054 km)

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Driving distance from Dallas, TX to Amarillo 361.39 miles (582 km)

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Driving distance from Fort Worth, TX to Amarillo 341.01 miles (549 km)

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Driving distance from Frisco, TX to Amarillo 350.97 miles (565 km)

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Driving distance from Garland, TX to Amarillo 461.8 miles (743 km)

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Driving distance from Garland, TX to Amarillo 372.39 miles (599 km)

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Driving distance from Grand Prairie, TX to Amarillo 357.9 miles (576 km)

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Driving distance from Irving, TX to Amarillo 355.16 miles (572 km)

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Driving distance from Laredo, TX to Amarillo 646.54 miles (1041 km)

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