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Distance between Charleston, SC (CHS) and Harrisburg, PA (MDT)

Flight distance from Charleston to Harrisburg (Charleston International Airport – Harrisburg International Airport) is 535 miles / 861 kilometers / 465 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Charleston (CHS) to Harrisburg (MDT) is 633 miles / 1019 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Charleston International Airport (CHS) and Harrisburg International Airport (MDT).

How far is Harrisburg from Charleston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 534.918 miles
  • 860.866 kilometers
  • 464.831 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
  • 535.737 miles
  • 862.185 kilometers
  • 465.542 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 Harrisburg International Airport
City: Harrisburg, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MDT
ICAO Code: KMDT
Coordinates: 40°11′36″N, 76°45′48″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Charleston and Harrisburg.

Time Difference

Charleston, SC

 EDT

Harrisburg, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 104 kg (229 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charleston (CHS) → Harrisburg (MDT).

Distance:
535
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
535

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