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Distance between Philipsburg (SXM) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Flight distance from Philipsburg to Columbia (Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 1561 miles / 2513 kilometers / 1357 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 27 minutes.

Map of flight path from Philipsburg to Columbia.

Shortest flight path between Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) and Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

How far is Columbia from Philipsburg?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1561.274 miles
  • 2512.628 kilometers
  • 1356.710 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
  • 1562.668 miles
  • 2514.871 kilometers
  • 1357.922 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 Sint Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport
City: Philipsburg
Country: Netherlands Antilles Flag of Netherlands Antilles
IATA Code: SXM
ICAO Code: TNCM
Coordinates: 18°2′27″N, 63°6′32″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 Philipsburg and Columbia is 1 hour. Columbia is 1 hour behind Philipsburg.

Time Difference

Philipsburg

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Columbia, SC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 183 kg (404 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Philipsburg (SXM) → Columbia (CAE).

Distance:
1561
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1561

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