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Distance between Philadelphia, PA (PHL) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Distance from Philadelphia to Columbia (Philadelphia International Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 523 miles / 841 kilometers / 454 nautical miles.

How far is Columbia from Philadelphia?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 522.562 miles
  • 840.982 kilometers
  • 454.094 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
  • 522.725 miles
  • 841.245 kilometers
  • 454.236 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 Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) to Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Philadelphia and Columbia.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 102 kg (225 pounds).

Airport information


A Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″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

Philadelphia to Columbia flight path

Shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Philadelphia (PHL) → Columbia (CAE).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
523

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