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

Flight distance from New York to Columbus (New York LaGuardia Airport – John Glenn Columbus International Airport) is 479 miles / 770 kilometers / 416 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 24 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Columbus (CMH) is 572 miles / 920 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 4 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) 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)
  • 478.670 miles
  • 770.344 kilometers
  • 415.952 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
  • 477.486 miles
  • 768.439 kilometers
  • 414.924 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 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 95 kg (210 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Columbus (CMH).

Distance:
479
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
479

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