Distance from Washington, DC to Houston, TX

Distance

1,408 mi

Time

20 hours 28 mins

Gas Cost

$95 - $185

There are 1,219.93 miles from Washington to Houston in southwest direction and 1,408.17 miles by car, following the Calculating route from Washington, DC to Houston, TX route.

Washington and Houston are 20 hours 28 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Washington, DC to Houston, TX. The halfway point is Finding halfway point from Washington, DC to Houston, TX.

Please note the time difference between Washington, DC and Houston, TX is 1 hour. The current time in Washington is 1:35 pm and the current time in Houston is 12:35 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 65.19 gallons of gas to cover the route between Washington, DC and Houston, TX.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Washington to Houston is 154.51.

During the route, an average car will release 1,277.26 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


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Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

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From $18

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From $24

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Weather in Washington, DC and Houston, TX

Washington, DC

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 84°F on Sunday.

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Rain Rain Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain
66° 59° 79° 60° 77° 59° 80° 60° 84° 65°
74% 75% 5% 4% 80%
8 69 degrees 3 139 degrees 11 272 degrees 2 153 degrees 4 152 degrees

Houston, TX

Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures peaking at 93°F on Saturday.

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Partly cloudy day Clear day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain
83° 60° 89° 63° 93° 73° 93° 78° 90° 79°
61% 0% 0% 5% 59%
8 307 degrees 11 183 degrees 12 171 degrees 12 177 degrees 8 177 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 1,219.93 mi 1.61 km 0.87 nautical mi
Driving distance 1,408.17 mi 1.61 km 0.87 nautical mi

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