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Distance between Punta Gorda, FL (PGD) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Flight distance from Punta Gorda to Columbia (Punta Gorda Airport (Florida) – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 486 miles / 783 kilometers / 423 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Punta Gorda (PGD) to Columbia (CAE) is 580 miles / 933 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 11 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Punta Gorda to Columbia.

Shortest flight path between Punta Gorda Airport (Florida) (PGD) and Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

How far is Columbia from Punta Gorda?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 486.260 miles
  • 782.560 kilometers
  • 422.548 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
  • 487.700 miles
  • 784.878 kilometers
  • 423.800 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 Punta Gorda Airport (Florida)
City: Punta Gorda, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PGD
ICAO Code: KPGD
Coordinates: 26°55′12″N, 81°59′25″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 Punta Gorda and Columbia.

Time Difference

Punta Gorda, FL

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Columbia, SC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (213 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Punta Gorda (PGD) → Columbia (CAE).

Distance:
486
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
486

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