How far is Melissa from Houston?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Melissa and Houston is 253.6 miles (408.12 km).

Flight distance from Melissa, TX to Houston, TX is 253.6 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 33 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 30 minutes to travel from Melissa to Houston with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Melissa, Texas to Houston, Texas is: 279.97 miles (450.56 km) by car.

Driving from Melissa to Houston will take approximately 04 hours 07 minutes.

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#1 Melissa

City in Collin County, Texas, United States

Population 13793
GPS Coordinates 33°17'9"N 96°34'22"W
Latitude 33.2859500
Longitude -96.5727700
Altitude 207
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 Melissa and Houston

The distance between Melissa and Houston is 451 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 05 hours 00 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 Melissa and Houston. The current time is 03:59:38.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 09 hours 19 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 06 hours 59 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 05 hours 35 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 04 hours 39 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 03 hours 59 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 03 hours 43 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 03 hours 29 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 37.4 liters (9.88 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Melissa and Houston.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Melissa to Houston is $33.39 (diesel $36.75).

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 $3.38 (Diesel $3.72) /gallon. Last changed prices on December 06, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Melissa 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 Melissa 58.72 miles (94 km)

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Driving distance from Austin, TX to Melissa 239.03 miles (385 km)

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Driving distance from Corpus Christi, TX to Melissa 435.52 miles (701 km)

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Driving distance from Dallas, TX to Melissa 39.16 miles (63 km)

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Driving distance from Fort Worth, TX to Melissa 66.21 miles (107 km)

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Driving distance from Frisco, TX to Melissa 22.17 miles (36 km)

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Driving distance from Garland, TX to Melissa 130.43 miles (210 km)

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Driving distance from Garland, TX to Melissa 32.2 miles (52 km)

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Driving distance from Grand Prairie, TX to Melissa 55.33 miles (89 km)

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Driving distance from Irving, TX to Melissa 45.37 miles (73 km)

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Driving distance from Laredo, TX to Melissa 489.56 miles (788 km)

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Driving distance from McKinney, TX to Melissa 7.34 miles (12 km)

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