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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Columbus, OH (CMH)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Columbus (Palm Beach International Airport – John Glenn Columbus International Airport) is 932 miles / 1499 kilometers / 810 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 15 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Columbus (CMH) is 1089 miles / 1753 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 8 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from West Palm Beach to Columbus.

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH).

How far is Columbus from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 931.628 miles
  • 1499.310 kilometers
  • 809.563 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
  • 933.872 miles
  • 1502.921 kilometers
  • 811.512 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 Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″W

B John Glenn Columbus International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CMH
ICAO Code: KCMH
Coordinates: 39°59′52″N, 82°53′30″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between West Palm Beach and Columbus.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

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Columbus, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 146 kg (322 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Columbus (CMH).

Distance:
932
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
932

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