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Distance between Charlotte, NC (CLT) and Rio De Janeiro (GIG)

Flight distance from Charlotte to Rio De Janeiro (Charlotte Douglas International Airport – Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport) is 4694 miles / 7554 kilometers / 4079 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 23 minutes.

Map of flight path from Charlotte to Rio De Janeiro.

Shortest flight path between Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) and Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG).

How far is Rio De Janeiro from Charlotte?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Charlotte and Rio De Janeiro. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4693.685 miles
  • 7553.754 kilometers
  • 4078.701 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
  • 4707.803 miles
  • 7576.474 kilometers
  • 4090.969 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 Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W

B Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport
City: Rio De Janeiro
Country: Brazil Flag of Brazil
IATA Code: GIG
ICAO Code: SBGL
Coordinates: 22°48′35″S, 43°15′2″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Charlotte and Rio De Janeiro is 1 hour. Rio De Janeiro is 1 hour ahead of Charlotte.

Time Difference

Charlotte, NC

 EDT

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 544 kg (1 200 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charlotte (CLT) → Rio De Janeiro (GIG).

Distance:
4694
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4694

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