Air Miles Calculator

Distance between Jacksonville, FL (JAX) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Flight distance from Jacksonville to Columbia (Jacksonville International Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 240 miles / 386 kilometers / 208 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Jacksonville (JAX) to Columbia (CAE) is 278 miles / 448 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 45 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Jacksonville to Columbia.

Shortest flight path between Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) and Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

How far is Columbia from Jacksonville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 239.677 miles
  • 385.723 kilometers
  • 208.274 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
  • 240.313 miles
  • 386.746 kilometers
  • 208.826 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 Jacksonville International Airport
City: Jacksonville, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JAX
ICAO Code: KJAX
Coordinates: 30°29′38″N, 81°41′16″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

There is no time difference between Jacksonville and Columbia.

Time Difference

Jacksonville, FL

 EDT

Columbia, SC

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 60 kg (133 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Jacksonville (JAX) → Columbia (CAE).

Distance:
240
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
240

Round trip?