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Distance between Charleston, SC (CHS) and Hughes, AK (HUS)

Flight distance from Charleston to Hughes (Charleston International Airport – Hughes Airport (Alaska)) is 3732 miles / 6006 kilometers / 3243 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Charleston (CHS) to Hughes (HUS) is 4715 miles / 7588 kilometers and travel time by car is about 104 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Charleston International Airport (CHS) and Hughes Airport (Alaska) (HUS).

How far is Hughes from Charleston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3731.806 miles
  • 6005.760 kilometers
  • 3242.851 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
  • 3724.795 miles
  • 5994.476 kilometers
  • 3236.758 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 Hughes Airport (Alaska)
City: Hughes, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HUS
ICAO Code: PAHU
Coordinates: 66°2′27″N, 154°15′46″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Charleston, SC

 EST

Hughes, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 423 kg (933 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charleston (CHS) → Hughes (HUS).

Distance:
3732
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3732

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