# Distance between Tampa, FL (TPA) and Columbus, OH (CMH)

Flight distance from Tampa to Columbus (Tampa International Airport – John Glenn Columbus International Airport) is 829 miles / 1334 kilometers / 720 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Tampa (TPA) to Columbus (CMH) is 1029 miles / 1656 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 4 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Tampa to Columbus.

Shortest flight path between Tampa International Airport (TPA) and John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH).

## How far is Columbus from Tampa?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Tampa and Columbus. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 828.902 miles
• 1333.989 kilometers
• 720.296 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
• 830.928 miles
• 1337.248 kilometers
• 722.056 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 Tampa International Airport
City: Tampa, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: TPA
ICAO Code: KTPA
Coordinates: 27°58′31″N, 82°31′59″W

B John Glenn Columbus International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States
IATA Code: CMH
ICAO Code: KCMH
Coordinates: 39°59′52″N, 82°53′30″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Tampa and Columbus.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 138 kg (303 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tampa (TPA) → Columbus (CMH).

Distance:
829
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
829

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