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Distance between Saginaw, MI (MBS) and Columbus, OH (CMH)

Flight distance from Saginaw to Columbus (Saginaw MBS International Airport – John Glenn Columbus International Airport) is 252 miles / 405 kilometers / 219 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Saginaw (MBS) to Columbus (CMH) is 304 miles / 489 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 29 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Saginaw to Columbus.

Shortest flight path between Saginaw MBS International Airport (MBS) and John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH).

How far is Columbus from Saginaw?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Saginaw and Columbus. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 251.553 miles
  • 404.835 kilometers
  • 218.593 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
  • 251.783 miles
  • 405.206 kilometers
  • 218.794 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 Saginaw MBS International Airport
City: Saginaw, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MBS
ICAO Code: KMBS
Coordinates: 43°31′58″N, 84°4′46″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 Saginaw and Columbus.

Time Difference

Saginaw, MI

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Columbus, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 62 kg (137 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Saginaw (MBS) → Columbus (CMH).

Distance:
252
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
252

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