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

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

Map of flight path from Rio De Janeiro to Charlotte.

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

How far is Charlotte from Rio De Janeiro?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rio De Janeiro and Charlotte. 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 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 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Rio De Janeiro and Charlotte is 2 hours. Charlotte is 2 hours behind Rio De Janeiro.

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Charlotte, NC

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

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

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

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4694

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