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Distance between Charleston, SC (CHS) and Lihue, HI (LIH)

Flight distance from Charleston to Lihue (Charleston International Airport – Lihue Airport) is 4820 miles / 7757 kilometers / 4189 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 37 minutes.

Map of flight path from Charleston to Lihue.

Shortest flight path between Charleston International Airport (CHS) and Lihue Airport (LIH).

How far is Lihue from Charleston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4820.091 miles
  • 7757.185 kilometers
  • 4188.545 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
  • 4811.981 miles
  • 7744.133 kilometers
  • 4181.497 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 Lihue Airport
City: Lihue, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LIH
ICAO Code: PHLI
Coordinates: 21°58′33″N, 159°20′20″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Charleston and Lihue is 5 hours. Lihue is 5 hours behind Charleston.

Time Difference

Charleston, SC

 EST

Lihue, HI

 HST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 560 kg (1 236 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charleston (CHS) → Lihue (LIH).

Distance:
4820
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4820

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