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Distance between Memphis, TN (MEM) and Columbus, OH (LCK)

Flight distance from Memphis to Columbus (Memphis International Airport – Rickenbacker International Airport) is 508 miles / 818 kilometers / 442 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Memphis (MEM) to Columbus (LCK) is 590 miles / 950 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 25 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Memphis International Airport (MEM) and Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK).

How far is Columbus from Memphis?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 508.189 miles
  • 817.850 kilometers
  • 441.604 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
  • 507.897 miles
  • 817.381 kilometers
  • 441.350 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 Memphis International Airport
City: Memphis, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MEM
ICAO Code: KMEM
Coordinates: 35°2′32″N, 89°58′36″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

The time difference between Memphis and Columbus is 1 hour. Columbus is 1 hour ahead of Memphis.

Time Difference

Memphis, TN

 CST

Columbus, OH

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 100 kg (220 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Memphis (MEM) → Columbus (LCK).

Distance:
508
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
508

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