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Distance between Columbus, OH (CMH) and Cedar Rapids, IA (CID)

Flight distance from Columbus to Cedar Rapids (John Glenn Columbus International Airport – The Eastern Iowa Airport) is 479 miles / 771 kilometers / 416 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Columbus (CMH) to Cedar Rapids (CID) is 561 miles / 903 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 47 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Columbus to Cedar Rapids.

Shortest flight path between John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) and The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID).

How far is Cedar Rapids from Columbus?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 479.214 miles
  • 771.219 kilometers
  • 416.425 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
  • 478.125 miles
  • 769.468 kilometers
  • 415.480 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 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

B The Eastern Iowa Airport
City: Cedar Rapids, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CID
ICAO Code: KCID
Coordinates: 41°53′4″N, 91°42′38″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Columbus and Cedar Rapids is 1 hour. Cedar Rapids is 1 hour behind Columbus.

Time Difference

Columbus, OH

 EST

Cedar Rapids, IA

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 96 kg (211 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Columbus (CMH) → Cedar Rapids (CID).

Distance:
479
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
479

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