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Distance between Charleston, SC (CHS) and New York, NY (JFK)

Flight distance from Charleston to New York (Charleston International Airport – New York John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 636 miles / 1024 kilometers / 553 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Charleston (CHS) to New York (JFK) is 751 miles / 1209 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 47 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Charleston to New York.

Shortest flight path between Charleston International Airport (CHS) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK).

How far is New York from Charleston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 636.454 miles
  • 1024.274 kilometers
  • 553.063 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
  • 636.911 miles
  • 1025.009 kilometers
  • 553.461 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 New York John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Charleston and New York.

Time Difference

Charleston, SC

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New York, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 117 kg (258 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charleston (CHS) → New York (JFK).

Distance:
636
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
636

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