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Distance between Melbourne, FL (MLB) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Flight distance from Melbourne to Columbia (Orlando Melbourne International Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 403 miles / 649 kilometers / 350 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Melbourne (MLB) to Columbia (CAE) is 462 miles / 743 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 59 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Melbourne to Columbia.

Shortest flight path between Orlando Melbourne International Airport (MLB) and Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

How far is Columbia from Melbourne?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Melbourne and Columbia. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 403.033 miles
  • 648.618 kilometers
  • 350.226 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
  • 404.204 miles
  • 650.503 kilometers
  • 351.244 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 Orlando Melbourne International Airport
City: Melbourne, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MLB
ICAO Code: KMLB
Coordinates: 28°6′10″N, 80°38′43″W

B Columbia Metropolitan Airport
City: Columbia, SC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CAE
ICAO Code: KCAE
Coordinates: 33°56′19″N, 81°7′10″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Melbourne and Columbia.

Time Difference

Melbourne, FL

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Columbia, SC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 84 kg (186 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Melbourne (MLB) → Columbia (CAE).

Distance:
403
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
403

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