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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Columbia, MO (COU)

Flight distance from New York to Columbia (New York LaGuardia Airport – Columbia Regional Airport) is 984 miles / 1583 kilometers / 855 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Columbia (COU) is 1110 miles / 1787 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Columbia Regional Airport (COU).

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)
  • 983.846 miles
  • 1583.346 kilometers
  • 854.938 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
  • 981.471 miles
  • 1579.525 kilometers
  • 852.875 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 Regional Airport
City: Columbia, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COU
ICAO Code: KCOU
Coordinates: 38°49′5″N, 92°13′10″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between New York and Columbia is 1 hour. Columbia is 1 hour behind New York.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Columbia, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (330 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Columbia (COU).

Distance:
984
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
984

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