Air Miles Calculator

Distance between St Louis, MO (STL) and Columbia, MO (COU)

Flight distance from St Louis to Columbia (St. Louis Lambert International Airport – Columbia Regional Airport) is 100 miles / 161 kilometers / 87 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 41 minutes.

Driving distance from St Louis (STL) to Columbia (COU) is 120 miles / 193 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 9 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 Regional Airport (COU).

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)
  • 99.974 miles
  • 160.893 kilometers
  • 86.875 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
  • 99.732 miles
  • 160.503 kilometers
  • 86.665 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: STL
ICAO Code: KSTL
Coordinates: 38°44′55″N, 90°22′12″W

B Columbia Regional Airport
City: Columbia, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COU
ICAO Code: KCOU
Coordinates: 38°49′5″N, 92°13′10″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between St Louis and Columbia.

Time Difference

St Louis, MO

 CST

Columbia, MO

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 40 kg (88 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

St Louis (STL) → Columbia (COU).

Distance:
100
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
100

Round trip?