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Distance between Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Flight distance from Salt Lake City to Columbia (Salt Lake City International Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 1753 miles / 2821 kilometers / 1523 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Columbia (CAE) is 2074 miles / 3338 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 51 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Salt Lake City to Columbia.

Shortest flight path between Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) and Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

How far is Columbia from Salt Lake City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1752.946 miles
  • 2821.094 kilometers
  • 1523.269 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
  • 1749.372 miles
  • 2815.342 kilometers
  • 1520.163 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 Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″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

The time difference between Salt Lake City and Columbia is 2 hours. Columbia is 2 hours ahead of Salt Lake City.

Time Difference

Salt Lake City, UT

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Columbia, SC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 196 kg (433 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Salt Lake City (SLC) → Columbia (CAE).

Distance:
1753
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1753

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