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Distance between Charleston, SC (CHS) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Flight distance from Charleston to Detroit (Charleston International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 667 miles / 1074 kilometers / 580 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Charleston (CHS) to Detroit (DTW) is 815 miles / 1311 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Charleston International Airport (CHS) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

How far is Detroit from Charleston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 667.431 miles
  • 1074.126 kilometers
  • 579.982 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
  • 668.465 miles
  • 1075.789 kilometers
  • 580.880 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 Detroit Metropolitan Airport
City: Detroit, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Charleston and Detroit.

Time Difference

Charleston, SC

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Detroit, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 121 kg (267 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charleston (CHS) → Detroit (DTW).

Distance:
667
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
667

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