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Distance between San Jose (SJO) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Distance from San Jose to Columbia (Juan Santamaría International Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 1659 miles / 2670 kilometers / 1442 nautical miles.

How far is Columbia from San Jose?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1659.316 miles
  • 2670.411 kilometers
  • 1441.906 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
  • 1665.982 miles
  • 2681.138 kilometers
  • 1447.698 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 Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) to Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) is 3 hours 38 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Jose and Columbia is 2 hours. Columbia is 2 hours ahead of San Jose.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 182 kg (401 pounds).

Airport information


A Juan Santamaría International Airport
City: San Jose
Country: Costa Rica Flag of Costa Rica
IATA Code: SJO
ICAO Code: MROC
Coordinates: 9°59′37″N, 84°12′31″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

San Jose to Columbia flight path

Shortest flight path between Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) and Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Jose (SJO) → Columbia (CAE).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1659

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