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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and Charleston, SC (CHS)

Distance from Rio De Janeiro to Charleston (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Charleston International Airport) is 4536 miles / 7299 kilometers / 3941 nautical miles.

How far is Charleston from Rio De Janeiro?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4535.524 miles
  • 7299.218 kilometers
  • 3941.262 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
  • 4549.244 miles
  • 7321.298 kilometers
  • 3953.185 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) to Charleston International Airport (CHS) is 9 hours 5 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rio De Janeiro and Charleston is 1 hour. Charleston is 1 hour behind Rio De Janeiro.

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro
Charleston

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Charleston, SC

 EDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 531 kg (1 171 pounds).

Airport information


A 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

B 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

Rio De Janeiro to Charleston flight path

Shortest flight path between Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport (GIG) and Charleston International Airport (CHS).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rio De Janeiro (GIG) → Charleston (CHS).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4536

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