How far is Lubbock from Houston?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Lubbock and Houston is 463.72 miles (746.29 km).

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 463.72 miles. Estimated flight time is 01 hours 03 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 57 minutes to travel from Lubbock to Houston with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Lubbock, Texas to Houston, Texas is: 524.46 miles (844.04 km) by car.

Driving from Lubbock to Houston will take approximately 08 hours 14 minutes.

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#1 Lubbock

County seat of Lubbock County, Texas, United States

Population 258862
GPS Coordinates 33°34'40"N 101°51'19"W
Latitude 33.5778600
Longitude -101.8551700
Altitude 976
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 2320268
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 Lubbock and Houston

The distance between Lubbock and Houston is 844 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 09 hours 22 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 Lubbock and Houston. The current time is 20:40:04.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 17 hours 28 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 13 hours 06 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 10 hours 29 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 08 hours 44 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 07 hours 29 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 06 hours 59 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 06 hours 32 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 70.05 liters (18.51 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Lubbock and Houston.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Lubbock to Houston is $54.8 (diesel $58.96).

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 $2.961 (Diesel $3.186) /gallon. Last changed prices on May 14, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Lubbock 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 Lubbock 328.7 miles (529 km)

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Driving distance from Austin, TX to Lubbock 373.13 miles (600 km)

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Driving distance from Corpus Christi, TX to Lubbock 532.3 miles (857 km)

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Driving distance from Dallas, TX to Lubbock 346.16 miles (557 km)

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Driving distance from Fort Worth, TX to Lubbock 315.78 miles (508 km)

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Driving distance from Frisco, TX to Lubbock 333.74 miles (537 km)

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Driving distance from Garland, TX to Lubbock 444.58 miles (715 km)

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Driving distance from Grand Prairie, TX to Lubbock 334.6 miles (538 km)

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Driving distance from Irving, TX to Lubbock 340.09 miles (547 km)

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Driving distance from Laredo, TX to Lubbock 523.85 miles (843 km)

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Driving distance from McKinney, TX to Lubbock 340.75 miles (548 km)

Driving distance from Montopolis, TX to Lubbock 375.95 miles (605 km)

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