How far is Laredo, TX from Houston, TX?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Laredo and Houston is 295.73 miles (475.93 km).

Flight distance from Laredo, TX to Houston, TX is 295.73 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 38 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 34 minutes to travel from Laredo to Houston with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Laredo, Texas to Houston, Texas is: 316.02 miles (508.59 km) by car.

Driving from Laredo to Houston will take approximately 05 hours 08 minutes.

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#1 Laredo

The third most populous city in Texas and the center of the Laredo metropolitan area. It is located on the Rio Grande River in southern Texas. Laredo is known for its Mexican culture, its many border crossings, and its many attractions, such as the Laredo Children's Museum and the Laredo Museum of Art.

Population 263640
GPS Coordinates 27°30'23"N 99°30'27"W
Latitude 27.5064100
Longitude -99.5075400
Altitude 126
Country United States
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#2 Houston

The fourth most populous city in the United States and the center of the Houston metropolitan area. It is located on the Gulf of Mexico, in southeastern Texas. Houston is a major center for the oil and gas industry.

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 Laredo and Houston

The distance between Laredo and Houston is 509 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 05 hours 39 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 Laredo and Houston. The current time is 10:08:47.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 10 hours 31 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 07 hours 54 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 06 hours 19 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 05 hours 16 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 04 hours 30 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 04 hours 12 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 03 hours 56 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 42.21 liters (11.15 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Laredo and Houston.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Laredo to Houston is $33.69 (diesel $44.53).

Texas gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $3.02 $3.45 $3.78 $3.99
Total $33.69 $38.42 $42.12 $44.53

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 (in Texas ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.021 (Diesel $3.993) /gallon. Last changed prices on July 19, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Laredo 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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