# Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Flight distance from New York to Columbia (New York LaGuardia Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 617 miles / 993 kilometers / 536 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 40 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Columbia (CAE) is 730 miles / 1175 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

## How far is Columbia from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 617.212 miles
• 993.307 kilometers
• 536.343 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
• 617.294 miles
• 993.438 kilometers
• 536.414 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 LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

B Columbia Metropolitan Airport
City: Columbia, SC
Country: 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 New York and Columbia.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 115 kg (253 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Columbia (CAE).

Distance:
617
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
617

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