# 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
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
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.

EDT

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## 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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