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Distance between Charlottesville, VA (CHO) and Birmingham, AL (BHM)

Flight distance from Charlottesville to Birmingham (Charlottesville–Albemarle Airport – Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport) is 562 miles / 905 kilometers / 489 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Charlottesville (CHO) to Birmingham (BHM) is 625 miles / 1006 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 55 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Charlottesville to Birmingham.

Shortest flight path between Charlottesville–Albemarle Airport (CHO) and Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM).

How far is Birmingham from Charlottesville?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Charlottesville and Birmingham. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 562.294 miles
  • 904.924 kilometers
  • 488.620 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
  • 561.803 miles
  • 904.134 kilometers
  • 488.193 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 Charlottesville–Albemarle Airport
City: Charlottesville, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CHO
ICAO Code: KCHO
Coordinates: 38°8′18″N, 78°27′10″W

B Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport
City: Birmingham, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BHM
ICAO Code: KBHM
Coordinates: 33°33′46″N, 86°45′12″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Charlottesville and Birmingham is 1 hour. Birmingham is 1 hour behind Charlottesville.

Time Difference

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Birmingham, AL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 108 kg (238 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charlottesville (CHO) → Birmingham (BHM).

Distance:
562
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
562

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