Distance from Houston, TX to Baton Rouge, LA

Distance

272 mi

Time

3 hours 56 mins

Gas Cost

$18 - $36

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There are 257.34 miles from Houston to Baton Rouge in east direction and 271.63 miles (437.15 kilometers) by car, following the I-10 route.

Houston and Baton Rouge are 3 hours 56 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Houston, TX to Baton Rouge, LA. The halfway point is Finding halfway point from Houston, TX to Baton Rouge, LA.

Houston, TX and Baton Rouge, LA are in the same time zone (CDT). Current time in both locations is 5:40 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 12.58 gallons of gas to cover the route between Houston, TX and Baton Rouge, LA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Houston to Baton Rouge is $29.80.

During the route, an average car will release 246.38 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Houston, TX

Planning on renting a car to go from Houston, TX to Baton Rouge, LA? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Houston, 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 Houston, TX and Baton Rouge, LA

Houston, TX

Light rain today through Saturday, with temperatures rising to 96°F on Sunday.

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Rain Rain Rain Rain Rain
90° 76° 88° 77° 90° 77° 90° 80° 90° 82°
64% Rain probability 47% Rain probability 22% Rain probability 44% Rain probability 40% Rain probability
6 97 degrees 6 100 degrees 9 134 degrees 10 156 degrees 10 164 degrees

Baton Rouge, LA

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures bottoming out at 88°F on Thursday.

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Jun 26
Tue
Jun 27
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Jun 28
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Jun 29
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Jun 30
Rain Partly cloudy day Rain Rain Rain
90° 72° 90° 71° 90° 71° 88° 76° 92° 76°
33% Rain probability 1% Rain probability 26% Rain probability 28% Rain probability 14% Rain probability
4 75 degrees 2 100 degrees 5 138 degrees 7 149 degrees 6 166 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Houston, TX and Baton Rouge, LA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 257.34 mi 414.15 km 223.62 nautical mi
Driving distance 271.63 mi 437.15 km 236.04 nautical mi

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