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Distance between Denver, CO (DEN) and Colorado Springs, CO (COS)

Flight distance from Denver to Colorado Springs (Denver International Airport – Colorado Springs Airport) is 73 miles / 117 kilometers / 63 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Denver (DEN) to Colorado Springs (COS) is 94 miles / 152 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Denver International Airport (DEN) and Colorado Springs Airport (COS).

How far is Colorado Springs from Denver?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 72.857 miles
  • 117.252 kilometers
  • 63.311 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
  • 72.971 miles
  • 117.435 kilometers
  • 63.410 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 Denver International Airport
City: Denver, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DEN
ICAO Code: KDEN
Coordinates: 39°51′42″N, 104°40′22″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Denver and Colorado Springs.

Time Difference

Denver, CO

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Colorado Springs, CO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 35 kg (77 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Denver (DEN) → Colorado Springs (COS).

Distance:
73
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
73

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