Distance from Houston, TX to Philadelphia, PA

Distance

1,542 mi

Time

1 day 4 hours

Gas Cost

$110 - $214

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There are 1,339.84 miles from Houston to Philadelphia in northeast direction and 1,542 miles (2,481.61 kilometers) by car, following the I-81 route.

Houston and Philadelphia are 1 day 4 hours far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Houston, TX to Philadelphia, PA. The halfway point is Rising Fawn, GA.

Please note the time difference between Houston, TX and Philadelphia, PA is 1 hour. The current time in Houston is 12:58 am and the current time in Philadelphia is 1:58 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 71.41 gallons of gas to cover the route between Houston, TX and Philadelphia, PA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Houston to Philadelphia is $178.53.

During the route, an average car will release 1,399.08 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Houston, TX and Philadelphia, PA

If you want to meet halfway between Houston, TX and Philadelphia, PA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 34.733538 and -85.538378, or 34º 44' 0.7368" N, 85º 32' 18.1608" W. This location is 771.24 miles away from Houston, TX and Philadelphia, PA and it would take approximately 14 hours 27 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Rising Fawn, GA, situated 787.4 miles from Houston, TX and 757.21 miles from Philadelphia, PA. It would take 14 hours 27 mins to go from Houston to Rising Fawn and 14 hours 31 mins to go from Philadelphia to Rising Fawn.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Houston, TX and Philadelphia, PA is Chattanooga, TN, situated 813.46 miles from Houston, TX and 729.53 miles from Philadelphia, PA. It would take 14 hours 56 mins to go from Houston to Chattanooga and 14 hours to go from Philadelphia to Chattanooga.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include Birmingham, AL, Baton Rouge, LA, Lafayette, LA, Beaumont, TX and Pasadena, 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

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From $24

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Weather in Houston and Philadelphia

Houston

Rain today, with temperatures peaking at 84°F on Thursday.

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4 340 degrees 7 338 degrees 11 352 degrees 5 326 degrees 9 192 degrees

Philadelphia

Rain on Tuesday through next Sunday, with temperatures falling to 60°F on Thursday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
78° 49° 76° 61° 73° 63° 65° 50° 60° 44°
6% Rain probability 31% Rain probability 94% Rain probability 28% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
4 148 degrees 8 154 degrees 12 174 degrees 7 289 degrees 7 276 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 1,339.84 mi 1.61 km 0.87 nautical mi
Driving distance 1,542 mi 1.61 km 0.87 nautical mi

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