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Distance between Seattle, WA (BFI) and Columbus, OH (LCK)

Flight distance from Seattle to Columbus (Seattle Boeing Field – Rickenbacker International Airport) is 2020 miles / 3251 kilometers / 1755 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (BFI) to Columbus (LCK) is 2451 miles / 3944 kilometers and travel time by car is about 40 hours 28 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Seattle to Columbus.

Shortest flight path between Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) and Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK).

How far is Columbus from Seattle?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Seattle and Columbus. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2020.059 miles
  • 3250.970 kilometers
  • 1755.384 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 2015.084 miles
  • 3242.963 kilometers
  • 1751.060 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Seattle Boeing Field
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BFI
ICAO Code: KBFI
Coordinates: 47°31′47″N, 122°18′7″W

B Rickenbacker International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LCK
ICAO Code: KLCK
Coordinates: 39°48′49″N, 82°55′40″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Seattle and Columbus is 3 hours. Columbus is 3 hours ahead of Seattle.

Time Difference

Seattle, WA

 PST

Columbus, OH

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 220 kg (485 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (BFI) → Columbus (LCK).

Distance:
2020
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2020

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