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

Flight distance from Saginaw to Columbus (Saginaw MBS International Airport – Rickenbacker International Airport) is 263 miles / 424 kilometers / 229 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Saginaw (MBS) to Columbus (LCK) is 303 miles / 488 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Saginaw MBS International Airport (MBS) and Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK).

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)
  • 263.490 miles
  • 424.046 kilometers
  • 228.966 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
  • 263.743 miles
  • 424.453 kilometers
  • 229.187 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 Rickenbacker International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LCK
ICAO Code: KLCK
Coordinates: 39°48′49″N, 82°55′40″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 64 kg (141 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Saginaw (MBS) → Columbus (LCK).

Distance:
263
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
263

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