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Distance between Charleston, SC (CHS) and Wilmington, DE (ILG)

Flight distance from Charleston to Wilmington (Charleston International Airport – Wilmington Airport (Delaware)) is 529 miles / 851 kilometers / 459 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Charleston (CHS) to Wilmington (ILG) is 616 miles / 992 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Charleston International Airport (CHS) and Wilmington Airport (Delaware) (ILG).

How far is Wilmington from Charleston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 528.780 miles
  • 850.989 kilometers
  • 459.497 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
  • 529.374 miles
  • 851.946 kilometers
  • 460.014 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 Wilmington Airport (Delaware)
City: Wilmington, DE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ILG
ICAO Code: KILG
Coordinates: 39°40′43″N, 75°36′23″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Charleston and Wilmington.

Time Difference

Charleston, SC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 103 kg (227 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charleston (CHS) → Wilmington (ILG).

Distance:
529
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
529

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