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Distance between Tucson, AZ (TUS) and Columbus, OH (CMH)

Flight distance from Tucson to Columbus (Tucson International Airport – John Glenn Columbus International Airport) is 1653 miles / 2661 kilometers / 1437 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Tucson (TUS) to Columbus (CMH) is 1837 miles / 2957 kilometers and travel time by car is about 31 hours 52 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Tucson to Columbus.

Shortest flight path between Tucson International Airport (TUS) and John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH).

How far is Columbus from Tucson?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1653.432 miles
  • 2660.941 kilometers
  • 1436.793 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
  • 1650.457 miles
  • 2656.153 kilometers
  • 1434.208 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 Tucson International Airport
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TUS
ICAO Code: KTUS
Coordinates: 32°6′57″N, 110°56′27″W

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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Tucson and Columbus is 3 hours. Columbus is 3 hours ahead of Tucson.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 189 kg (418 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tucson (TUS) → Columbus (CMH).

Distance:
1653
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1653

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