Distance from Columbus, OH to Houston, TX

Distance

1,157 mi

Time

21 hours 26 mins

Gas Cost

$85 - $165

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There are 992.39 miles from Columbus to Houston in southwest direction and 1,157 miles (1,862.01 kilometers) by car, following the I-40 route.

Columbus and Houston are 21 hours 26 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Columbus, OH to Houston, TX. The halfway point is Lakeland, TN.

Please note the time difference between Columbus, OH and Houston, TX is 1 hour. The current time in Columbus is 2:46 am and the current time in Houston is 1:46 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 53.57 gallons of gas to cover the route between Columbus, OH and Houston, TX.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Columbus to Houston is $137.13.

During the route, an average car will release 1,049.47 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Columbus, OH and Houston, TX

If you want to meet halfway between Columbus, OH 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 35.220383 and -89.771912, or 35º 13' 13.3788" N, 89º 46' 18.8832" W. This location is 578.51 miles away from Columbus, OH and Houston, TX and it would take approximately 10 hours 43 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest city or town to the halfway point is Lakeland, TN, situated 565.46 miles from Columbus, OH and 592.61 miles from Houston, TX. It would take 10 hours 24 mins to go from Columbus to Lakeland and 11 hours 4 mins to go from Houston to Lakeland.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Columbus, OH and Houston, TX is Memphis, TN, situated 584.66 miles from Columbus, OH and 573.19 miles from Houston, TX. It would take 10 hours 49 mins to go from Columbus to and 10 hours 39 mins to go from Houston to Memphis.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include Louisville, KY,Nashville, TN, and Little Rock, AR.

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Columbus, OH

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Small

Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

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From $28

Vans

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From $40


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Weather in Columbus and Houston

Columbus

Heavy snow today, with temperatures rising to 58°F on Tuesday.

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6 338 degrees 5 213 degrees 8 194 degrees 10 275 degrees 8 312 degrees

Houston

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 81°F on Saturday.

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0% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
11 8 degrees 6 6 degrees 2 180 degrees 1 189 degrees 5 81 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 992.39 mi 1,597.09 km 862.36 nautical mi
Driving distance 1,157 mi 1.61 km 0.87 nautical mi

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