How far is Columbus from Houston?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Columbus and Houston is 70.69 miles (113.76 km).

Flight distance from Columbus, TX to Houston, TX is 70.69 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 08 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 07 minutes to travel from Columbus to Houston with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Columbus, Texas to Houston, Texas is: 72.88 miles (117.29 km) by car.

Driving from Columbus to Houston will take approximately 01 hours 15 minutes.

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#1 Columbus

City in Colorado County, Texas, United States

Population 3699
GPS Coordinates 29°42'24"N 96°32'23"W
Latitude 29.7066200
Longitude -96.5396900
Altitude 62
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 Columbus and Houston

The distance between Columbus and Houston is 117 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 18 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 Columbus and Houston. The current time is 10:18:07.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 02 hours 25 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 01 hours 49 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 27 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 12 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 02 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 58 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 54 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 9.73 liters (2.57 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Columbus and Houston.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Columbus to Houston is $8.5 (diesel $9.58).

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 $3.306 (Diesel $3.725) /gallon. Last changed prices on January 23, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Columbus 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 Columbus 245.84 miles (396 km)

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Driving distance from Austin, TX to Columbus 87.89 miles (141 km)

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Driving distance from Corpus Christi, TX to Columbus 172.25 miles (277 km)

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Driving distance from Dallas, TX to Columbus 242.02 miles (389 km)

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Driving distance from Fort Worth, TX to Columbus 233.09 miles (375 km)

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Driving distance from Laredo, TX to Columbus 277.72 miles (447 km)

Driving distance from Montopolis, TX to Columbus 85.32 miles (137 km)

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Driving distance from Plano, TX to Columbus 261.12 miles (420 km)

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Driving distance from San Antonio, TX to Columbus 125.08 miles (201 km)

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Driving distance from El Paso, TX to Columbus 672.42 miles (1082 km)

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Driving distance from Lubbock, TX to Columbus 459.94 miles (740 km)

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