# Distance between St Louis, MO (STL) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Flight distance from St Louis to Columbia (St. Louis Lambert International Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 613 miles / 986 kilometers / 533 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 39 minutes.

Driving distance from St Louis (STL) to Columbia (CAE) is 762 miles / 1227 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 27 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from St Louis to Columbia.

Shortest flight path between St. Louis Lambert International Airport (STL) and Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

## How far is Columbia from St Louis?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 612.889 miles
• 986.349 kilometers
• 532.586 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
• 612.268 miles
• 985.350 kilometers
• 532.047 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 St. Louis Lambert International Airport
City: St Louis, MO
Country: United States
IATA Code: STL
ICAO Code: KSTL
Coordinates: 38°44′55″N, 90°22′12″W

B Columbia Metropolitan Airport
City: Columbia, SC
Country: 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 St Louis and Columbia is 1 hour. Columbia is 1 hour ahead of St Louis.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 114 kg (252 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

St Louis (STL) → Columbia (CAE).

Distance:
613
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
613

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