# 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
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
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.

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## 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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