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Distance between Columbia, MO (COU) and Abilene, TX (ABI)

Flight distance from Columbia to Abilene (Columbia Regional Airport – Abilene Regional Airport) is 609 miles / 980 kilometers / 529 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Columbia (COU) to Abilene (ABI) is 734 miles / 1181 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 44 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Columbia to Abilene.

Shortest flight path between Columbia Regional Airport (COU) and Abilene Regional Airport (ABI).

How far is Abilene from Columbia?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 609.124 miles
  • 980.290 kilometers
  • 529.314 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
  • 609.176 miles
  • 980.374 kilometers
  • 529.360 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 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

B Abilene Regional Airport
City: Abilene, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABI
ICAO Code: KABI
Coordinates: 32°24′40″N, 99°40′54″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Columbia and Abilene.

Time Difference

Columbia, MO

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Abilene, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 114 kg (251 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Columbia (COU) → Abilene (ABI).

Distance:
609
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
609

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