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Distance between Honolulu, HI (HNL) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Flight distance from Honolulu to Columbia (Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 4685 miles / 7540 kilometers / 4072 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 22 minutes.

Map of flight path from Honolulu to Columbia.

Shortest flight path between Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) and Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

How far is Columbia from Honolulu?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4685.442 miles
  • 7540.487 kilometers
  • 4071.537 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
  • 4677.749 miles
  • 7528.108 kilometers
  • 4064.853 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 Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport
City: Honolulu, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HNL
ICAO Code: PHNL
Coordinates: 21°19′7″N, 157°55′19″W

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 Honolulu and Columbia is 5 hours. Columbia is 5 hours ahead of Honolulu.

Time Difference

Honolulu, HI

 HST

Columbia, SC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 543 kg (1 197 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Honolulu (HNL) → Columbia (CAE).

Distance:
4685
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4685

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