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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Columbus, OH (CMH)

Flight distance from New York to Columbus (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – John Glenn Columbus International Airport) is 483 miles / 777 kilometers / 420 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 24 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (JFK) to Columbus (CMH) is 581 miles / 935 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 15 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Columbus.

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH).

How far is Columbus from New York?

There are several ways to calculate distances between New York and Columbus. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 483.104 miles
  • 777.480 kilometers
  • 419.806 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
  • 481.903 miles
  • 775.548 kilometers
  • 418.762 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 New York John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″W

B John Glenn Columbus International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CMH
ICAO Code: KCMH
Coordinates: 39°59′52″N, 82°53′30″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Columbus.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Columbus, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 96 kg (212 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Columbus (CMH).

Distance:
483
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
483

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