Distance from Arlington, TX to Houston, TX

Distance

256 mi

Time

4 hours 39 mins

Gas Cost

$18 - $36

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There are 229.78 miles from Arlington to Houston in southeast direction and 256 miles (411.99 kilometers) by car, following the I-45 route.

Arlington and Houston are 4 hours 39 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Arlington, TX to Houston, TX. The halfway point is Buffalo, TX.

Arlington, TX and Houston, TX are in the same time zone (Central Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 11:53 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 11.84 gallons of gas to cover the route between Arlington, TX and Houston, TX.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Arlington to Houston is $29.60.

During the route, an average car will release 231.98 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Arlington, TX and Houston, TX

If you want to meet halfway between Arlington, TX and Houston, TX or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 31.436873 and -96.05844, or 31º 26' 12.7428" N, 96º 3' 30.384" W. This location is 127.88 miles away from Arlington, TX and Houston, TX and it would take approximately 2 hours 19 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Buffalo, TX, situated 125.13 miles from Arlington, TX and 132.84 miles from Houston, TX. It would take 2 hours 20 mins to go from Arlington to Buffalo and 2 hours 24 mins to go from Houston to Buffalo.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include The Woodlands, TX and Grand Prairie, TX.


Best Hotels In or Near Houston, TX

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Arlington, TX

Planning on renting a car to go from Arlington, TX to Houston, TX? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Arlington, TX:

Small

Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


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Weather in Arlington and Houston

Arlington

Rain on Friday through Sunday, with temperatures rising to 84°F on Monday.

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Clear day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain Rain
76° 50° 81° 51° 79° 57° 82° 65° 79° 67°
8% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 30% Rain probability 56% Rain probability
5 144 degrees 7 166 degrees 7 152 degrees 11 161 degrees 13 180 degrees

Houston

Rain on Sunday, with temperatures rising to 87°F on Saturday.

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Clear day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
79° 56° 86° 58° 86° 68° 85° 69° 87° 73°
7% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 16% Rain probability 12% Rain probability 30% Rain probability
6 43 degrees 4 90 degrees 7 90 degrees 8 108 degrees 8 142 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Arlington, TX and Houston, TX in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 229.78 mi 369.79 km 199.67 nautical mi
Driving distance 256 mi 411.99 km 222.46 nautical mi

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