How far is Houston from Independence?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Houston and Independence is 180.82 miles (291 km).

Flight distance from Houston, MO to Independence, MO is 180.82 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 31 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 28 minutes to travel from Houston to Independence with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Houston, Missouri to Independence, Missouri is: 262.93 miles (423.15 km) by car.

Driving from Houston to Independence will take approximately 04 hours 11 minutes.

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#1 Houston

City in Missouri, United States

Population 2085
GPS Coordinates 37°19'34"N 91°57'22"W
Latitude 37.3261600
Longitude -91.9559900
Altitude 355
Country United States
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#2 Independence

County seat of Jackson County, Missouri, United States

Population 116774
GPS Coordinates 39°5'28"N 94°24'56"W
Latitude 39.0911200
Longitude -94.4155100
Altitude 315
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Houston and Independence

The distance between Houston and Independence is 423 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 04 hours 42 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 Houston and Independence. The current time is 03:27:30.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 08 hours 45 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 06 hours 34 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 05 hours 15 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 04 hours 22 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 03 hours 45 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 03 hours 30 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 03 hours 16 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 35.12 liters (9.28 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Houston and Independence.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Houston to Independence is $38.06 (diesel $44.99).

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 $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on January 29, 2023.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Houston and Independence (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

Driving distance from Castle Point, MO to Houston 165.78 miles (267 km)

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Driving distance from Columbia, MO to Houston 141.65 miles (228 km)

Driving distance from East Independence, MO to Houston 258.51 miles (416 km)

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Driving distance from Kansas City, MO to Houston 239.65 miles (386 km)

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Driving distance from Lee's Summit, MO to Houston 222.03 miles (357 km)

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Driving distance from O'Fallon, MO to Houston 149.72 miles (241 km)

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Driving distance from Saint Charles, MO to Houston 158.83 miles (256 km)

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Driving distance from Saint Joseph, MO to Houston 300.82 miles (484 km)

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Driving distance from St. Louis, MO to Houston 155.19 miles (250 km)

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