How far is Columbia from Houston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Columbia. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 883.242 miles
- 1421.441 kilometers
- 767.517 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
- 881.918 miles
- 1419.309 kilometers
- 766.365 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).
Estimated flight time from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) to Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) is 2 hours 10 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Houston and Columbia is 1 hour. Columbia is 1 hour ahead of Houston.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 142 kg (313 pounds).
Houston to Columbia flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (HOU) → Columbia (CAE).