Distance from Houston, TX to Midland, TX

Distance

497 mi

Time

9 hours 25 mins

Gas Cost

$36 - $71

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There are 426.66 miles from Houston to Midland in northwest direction and 497 miles (799.84 kilometers) by car, following the US-87 route.

Houston and Midland are 9 hours 25 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Houston, TX to Midland, TX. The halfway point is Doss, TX.

Houston, TX and Midland, TX are in the same time zone (Central Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 10:05 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 22.99 gallons of gas to cover the route between Houston, TX and Midland, TX.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Houston to Midland is $58.87.

During the route, an average car will release 450.50 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Houston, TX and Midland, TX

If you want to meet halfway between Houston, TX and Midland, TX or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 30.400999 and -98.969254, or 30º 24' 3.5964" N, 98º 58' 9.3144" W. This location is 248.34 miles away from Houston, TX and Midland, TX and it would take approximately 4 hours 42 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 Doss, TX, situated 259.62 miles from Houston, TX and 251.19 miles from Midland, TX. It would take 5 hours 8 mins to go from Houston to Doss and 5 hours 5 mins to go from Midland to Doss.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include San Angelo, TX, and Austin, TX.

Best Hotels In or Near Midland, TX

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Houston, TX

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Small cars

From $14

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From $18

Full-size

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From $24

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From $28

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From $40


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Weather in Houston and Midland

Houston

Light rain on Tuesday, with temperatures rising to 81°F on Saturday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day
63° 51° 65° 49° 74° 52° 67° 52° 65° 43°
0% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 35% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
9 18 degrees 6 93 degrees 4 105 degrees 10 4 degrees 6 11 degrees

Midland

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 80°F on Saturday.

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Nov 19
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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Wind Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
57° 33° 65° 37° 70° 42° 64° 40° 75° 43°
0% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
3 160 degrees 10 204 degrees 7 0 degrees 2 138 degrees 1 280 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 426.66 mi 686.64 km 370.76 nautical mi
Driving distance 497 mi 799.84 km 431.88 nautical mi

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