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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Distance from Los Angeles to Columbia (Los Angeles International Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 2130 miles / 3428 kilometers / 1851 nautical miles.

How far is Columbia from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2129.925 miles
  • 3427.783 kilometers
  • 1850.855 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
  • 2125.326 miles
  • 3420.380 kilometers
  • 1846.857 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 Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) is 4 hours 31 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Columbia is 3 hours. Columbia is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles
Columbia

Los Angeles, CA

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Columbia, SC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 241 kg (531 pounds).

Airport information


A Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″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

Los Angeles to Columbia flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Columbia (CAE).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2130

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