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Distance between Charleston, SC (CHS) and Alexandria, LA (AEX)

Flight distance from Charleston to Alexandria (Charleston International Airport – Alexandria International Airport) is 741 miles / 1193 kilometers / 644 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Charleston (CHS) to Alexandria (AEX) is 869 miles / 1399 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 36 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Charleston to Alexandria.

Shortest flight path between Charleston International Airport (CHS) and Alexandria International Airport (AEX).

How far is Alexandria from Charleston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Charleston and Alexandria. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 741.072 miles
  • 1192.640 kilometers
  • 643.974 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
  • 739.620 miles
  • 1190.303 kilometers
  • 642.712 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 Charleston International Airport
City: Charleston, SC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CHS
ICAO Code: KCHS
Coordinates: 32°53′54″N, 80°2′25″W

B Alexandria International Airport
City: Alexandria, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AEX
ICAO Code: KAEX
Coordinates: 31°19′38″N, 92°32′59″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Charleston and Alexandria is 1 hour. Alexandria is 1 hour behind Charleston.

Time Difference

Charleston, SC

 EST

Alexandria, LA

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 129 kg (284 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charleston (CHS) → Alexandria (AEX).

Distance:
741
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
741

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