Map of flight path and driving directions from Charleston to San Diego.
Shortest flight path between Charleston International Airport (CHS) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).
How far is San Diego from Charleston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Charleston and San Diego. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2150.289 miles
- 3460.554 kilometers
- 1868.550 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
- 2145.775 miles
- 3453.290 kilometers
- 1864.627 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Charleston and San Diego is 3 hours. San Diego is 3 hours behind Charleston.
San Diego, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 235 kg (517 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Charleston (CHS) → San Diego (SAN).