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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Distance from Houston to Columbia (William P. Hobby Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 883 miles / 1421 kilometers / 768 nautical miles.

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).

Flight duration

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.

Time Difference

Houston
Columbia

Houston, TX

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Columbia, SC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 142 kg (313 pounds).

Airport information


A William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″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

Map

Houston to Columbia flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Columbia (CAE).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
883

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