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Distance between Colorado Springs, CO (COS) and Columbia, MO (COU)

Flight distance from Colorado Springs to Columbia (Colorado Springs Airport – Columbia Regional Airport) is 673 miles / 1083 kilometers / 585 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Colorado Springs (COS) to Columbia (COU) is 728 miles / 1172 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 11 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Colorado Springs to Columbia.

Shortest flight path between Colorado Springs Airport (COS) and Columbia Regional Airport (COU).

How far is Columbia from Colorado Springs?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Colorado Springs and Columbia. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 673.089 miles
  • 1083.231 kilometers
  • 584.898 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
  • 671.452 miles
  • 1080.597 kilometers
  • 583.476 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 Colorado Springs Airport
City: Colorado Springs, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COS
ICAO Code: KCOS
Coordinates: 38°48′20″N, 104°42′3″W

B Columbia Regional Airport
City: Columbia, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COU
ICAO Code: KCOU
Coordinates: 38°49′5″N, 92°13′10″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Colorado Springs and Columbia is 1 hour. Columbia is 1 hour ahead of Colorado Springs.

Time Difference

Colorado Springs, CO

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Columbia, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 122 kg (268 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Colorado Springs (COS) → Columbia (COU).

Distance:
673
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
673

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