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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Columbia (Frankfurt Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 4465 miles / 7186 kilometers / 3880 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 57 minutes.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Columbia.

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

How far is Columbia from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4464.879 miles
  • 7185.527 kilometers
  • 3879.874 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
  • 4454.417 miles
  • 7168.690 kilometers
  • 3870.783 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

B Columbia Metropolitan Airport
City: Columbia, SC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CAE
ICAO Code: KCAE
Coordinates: 33°56′19″N, 81°7′10″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Frankfurt and Columbia is 6 hours. Columbia is 6 hours behind Frankfurt.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

 CEST

Columbia, SC

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 515 kg (1 135 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Columbia (CAE).

Distance:
4465
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4465

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