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Distance between Charleston, SC (CHS) and Bluefield, WV (BLF)

Flight distance from Charleston to Bluefield (Charleston International Airport – Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)) is 310 miles / 499 kilometers / 270 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Charleston (CHS) to Bluefield (BLF) is 373 miles / 601 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Charleston International Airport (CHS) and Mercer County Airport (West Virginia) (BLF).

How far is Bluefield from Charleston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 310.248 miles
  • 499.296 kilometers
  • 269.598 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
  • 310.891 miles
  • 500.331 kilometers
  • 270.157 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 Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)
City: Bluefield, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BLF
ICAO Code: KBLF
Coordinates: 37°17′44″N, 81°12′27″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Charleston and Bluefield.

Time Difference

Charleston, SC

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Bluefield, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 71 kg (156 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charleston (CHS) → Bluefield (BLF).

Distance:
310
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
310

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