# 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
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
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.

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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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