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Distance between Charleston, SC (CHS) and Sault Ste Marie, MI (CIU)

Flight distance from Charleston to Sault Ste Marie (Charleston International Airport – Chippewa County International Airport) is 951 miles / 1530 kilometers / 826 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Charleston (CHS) to Sault Ste Marie (CIU) is 1138 miles / 1831 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 21 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Charleston to Sault Ste Marie.

Shortest flight path between Charleston International Airport (CHS) and Chippewa County International Airport (CIU).

How far is Sault Ste Marie from Charleston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 950.648 miles
  • 1529.920 kilometers
  • 826.091 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
  • 951.853 miles
  • 1531.859 kilometers
  • 827.138 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 Chippewa County International Airport
City: Sault Ste Marie, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CIU
ICAO Code: KCIU
Coordinates: 46°15′2″N, 84°28′20″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Charleston and Sault Ste Marie.

Time Difference

Charleston, SC

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Sault Ste Marie, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (325 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charleston (CHS) → Sault Ste Marie (CIU).

Distance:
951
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
951

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