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Distance between Charleston, SC (CHS) and Anchorage, AK (ANC)

Flight distance from Charleston to Anchorage (Charleston International Airport – Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport) is 3605 miles / 5802 kilometers / 3133 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Charleston (CHS) to Anchorage (ANC) is 4497 miles / 7238 kilometers and travel time by car is about 81 hours 32 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Charleston International Airport (CHS) and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC).

How far is Anchorage from Charleston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3605.094 miles
  • 5801.836 kilometers
  • 3132.741 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
  • 3598.157 miles
  • 5790.672 kilometers
  • 3126.713 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 Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City: Anchorage, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ANC
ICAO Code: PANC
Coordinates: 61°10′27″N, 149°59′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Charleston and Anchorage is 4 hours. Anchorage is 4 hours behind Charleston.

Time Difference

Charleston, SC

 EST

Anchorage, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 407 kg (898 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charleston (CHS) → Anchorage (ANC).

Distance:
3605
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3605

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