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Distance between Charleston, SC (CHS) and Bethel, AK (BET)

Flight distance from Charleston to Bethel (Charleston International Airport – Bethel Airport) is 4004 miles / 6443 kilometers / 3479 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 4 minutes.

Map of flight path from Charleston to Bethel.

Shortest flight path between Charleston International Airport (CHS) and Bethel Airport (BET).

How far is Bethel from Charleston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4003.665 miles
  • 6443.275 kilometers
  • 3479.090 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
  • 3995.284 miles
  • 6429.786 kilometers
  • 3471.806 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 Bethel Airport
City: Bethel, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BET
ICAO Code: PABE
Coordinates: 60°46′47″N, 161°50′16″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Charleston, SC

 EST

Bethel, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 457 kg (1 007 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charleston (CHS) → Bethel (BET).

Distance:
4004
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4004

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