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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Columbia, MO (COU)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Columbia (Palm Beach International Airport – Columbia Regional Airport) is 1092 miles / 1758 kilometers / 949 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 34 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Columbia (COU) is 1285 miles / 2068 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Columbia Regional Airport (COU).

How far is Columbia from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1092.239 miles
  • 1757.788 kilometers
  • 949.130 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
  • 1092.988 miles
  • 1758.994 kilometers
  • 949.781 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 Columbia Regional Airport
City: Columbia, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COU
ICAO Code: KCOU
Coordinates: 38°49′5″N, 92°13′10″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between West Palm Beach and Columbia is 1 hour. Columbia is 1 hour behind West Palm Beach.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

Columbia, MO

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (345 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Columbia (COU).

Distance:
1092
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1092

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