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Distance between Charleston, SC (CHS) and Columbus, OH (CMH)

Flight distance from Charleston to Columbus (Charleston International Airport – John Glenn Columbus International Airport) is 515 miles / 828 kilometers / 447 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Charleston (CHS) to Columbus (CMH) is 626 miles / 1008 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 16 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Charleston International Airport (CHS) and John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH).

How far is Columbus from Charleston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 514.560 miles
  • 828.104 kilometers
  • 447.141 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
  • 515.402 miles
  • 829.460 kilometers
  • 447.872 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 John Glenn Columbus International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CMH
ICAO Code: KCMH
Coordinates: 39°59′52″N, 82°53′30″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Charleston and Columbus.

Time Difference

Charleston, SC

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Columbus, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 101 kg (222 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charleston (CHS) → Columbus (CMH).

Distance:
515
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
515

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