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Distance between Minneapolis, MN (MSP) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Flight distance from Minneapolis to Columbia (Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 992 miles / 1597 kilometers / 862 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Minneapolis (MSP) to Columbia (CAE) is 1190 miles / 1915 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 22 minutes.

Minneapolis – Columbia

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992
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1597
Kilometers
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862
Nautical miles

How far is Columbia from Minneapolis?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 992.414 miles
  • 1597.136 kilometers
  • 862.384 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
  • 992.272 miles
  • 1596.908 kilometers
  • 862.261 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Minneapolis to Columbia is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Minneapolis and Columbia is 1 hour. Columbia is 1 hour ahead of Minneapolis.

Minneapolis time to Columbia time converter

Time in Minneapolis: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Columbia: 00:00

Current local times

Minneapolis, MN

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Columbia, SC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Minneapolis to Columbia generates about 150 kg of CO2 per passenger, 150 kilograms is equal to 331 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Minneapolis to Columbia

Shortest flight path between Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP) and Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

Airport information

Origin Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
City: Minneapolis, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSP
ICAO Code: KMSP
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N, 93°13′18″W
Destination 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