Distance from Houston, TX to Shreveport, LA

Distance

243 mi

Time

4 hours 38 mins

Gas Cost

$18 - $35

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There are 213.69 miles from Houston to Shreveport in northeast direction and 243 miles (391.07 kilometers) by car, following the I-69 and US-59 route.

Houston and Shreveport are 4 hours 38 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Houston, TX to Shreveport, LA. The halfway point is Lufkin, TX.

Houston, TX and Shreveport, LA are in the same time zone (Central Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 11:37 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 11.24 gallons of gas to cover the route between Houston, TX and Shreveport, LA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Houston to Shreveport is $28.77.

During the route, an average car will release 220.15 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Houston, TX and Shreveport, LA

If you want to meet halfway between Houston, TX and Shreveport, LA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 31.371284 and -94.700279, or 31º 22' 16.6224" N, 94º 42' 1.0044" W. This location is 121.35 miles away from Houston, TX and Shreveport, LA 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 city or town to the halfway point is Lufkin, TX, situated 120.47 miles from Houston, TX and 121 miles from Shreveport, LA. It would take 2 hours 17 mins to go from Houston to Lufkin and 2 hours 21 mins to go from Shreveport to Lufkin.


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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Houston, TX

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From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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From $28

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Weather in Houston and Shreveport

Houston

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

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4 8 degrees 2 168 degrees 3 152 degrees 5 56 degrees 7 144 degrees

Shreveport

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 76°F on Tuesday.

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62° 35° 71° 42° 74° 47° 71° 44° 73° 46°
12% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 8% Rain probability
1 356 degrees 5 193 degrees 1 297 degrees 3 69 degrees 7 171 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 213.69 mi 343.90 km 185.69 nautical mi
Driving distance 243 mi 391.07 km 211.16 nautical mi

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