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Distance between Phoenix, AZ (PHX) and Columbus, OH (CMH)

Flight distance from Phoenix to Columbus (Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport – John Glenn Columbus International Airport) is 1670 miles / 2688 kilometers / 1452 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Phoenix (PHX) to Columbus (CMH) is 1870 miles / 3010 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 54 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Phoenix to Columbus.

Shortest flight path between Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) and John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH).

How far is Columbus from Phoenix?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1670.371 miles
  • 2688.201 kilometers
  • 1451.513 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
  • 1667.040 miles
  • 2682.841 kilometers
  • 1448.618 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 Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″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

The time difference between Phoenix and Columbus is 2 hours. Columbus is 2 hours ahead of Phoenix.

Time Difference

Phoenix, AZ

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Columbus, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 191 kg (420 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Phoenix (PHX) → Columbus (CMH).

Distance:
1670
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1670

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