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Distance between Columbus, OH (CMH) and Buffalo, NY (BUF)

Flight distance from Columbus to Buffalo (John Glenn Columbus International Airport – Buffalo Niagara International Airport) is 296 miles / 477 kilometers / 258 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Columbus (CMH) to Buffalo (BUF) is 333 miles / 536 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 25 minutes.

Columbus – Buffalo

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296
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477
Kilometers
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258
Nautical miles

How far is Buffalo from Columbus?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 296.331 miles
  • 476.899 kilometers
  • 257.505 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
  • 296.091 miles
  • 476.512 kilometers
  • 257.296 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Columbus to Buffalo is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Columbus and Buffalo.

Columbus time to Buffalo time converter

Time in Columbus: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Buffalo: 00:00

Current local times

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Columbus to Buffalo generates about 69 kg of CO2 per passenger, 69 kilograms is equal to 151 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Columbus to Buffalo

Shortest flight path between John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) and Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF).

Airport information

Origin John Glenn Columbus International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CMH
ICAO Code: KCMH
Coordinates: 39°59′52″N, 82°53′30″W
Destination Buffalo Niagara International Airport
City: Buffalo, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BUF
ICAO Code: KBUF
Coordinates: 42°56′25″N, 78°43′55″W