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Distance between Colorado Springs, CO (COS) and El Paso, TX (ELP)

Flight distance from Colorado Springs to El Paso (Colorado Springs Airport – El Paso International Airport) is 492 miles / 791 kilometers / 427 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Colorado Springs (COS) to El Paso (ELP) is 565 miles / 909 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 42 minutes.

Colorado Springs – El Paso

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492
Miles
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791
Kilometers
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427
Nautical miles

How far is El Paso from Colorado Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 491.668 miles
  • 791.263 kilometers
  • 427.248 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
  • 492.687 miles
  • 792.903 kilometers
  • 428.134 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 Colorado Springs Airport to El Paso International Airport is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Colorado Springs and El Paso.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Colorado Springs to El Paso generates about 97 kg of CO2 per passenger, 97 kilograms is equal to 215 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Colorado Springs to El Paso

Shortest flight path between Colorado Springs Airport (COS) and El Paso International Airport (ELP).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination El Paso International Airport
City: El Paso, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ELP
ICAO Code: KELP
Coordinates: 31°48′25″N, 106°22′40″W