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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 Flag of 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 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 New York and Columbia.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Columbia, SC

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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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