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Distance between Rio De Janeiro (GIG) and Charleston, WV (CRW)

Flight distance from Rio De Janeiro to Charleston (Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport – Yeager Airport) is 4889 miles / 7867 kilometers / 4248 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 9 hours 45 minutes.

Map of flight path from Rio De Janeiro to Charleston.

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

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)
  • 4888.537 miles
  • 7867.338 kilometers
  • 4248.023 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
  • 4903.229 miles
  • 7890.983 kilometers
  • 4260.790 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 Yeager Airport
City: Charleston, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CRW
ICAO Code: KCRW
Coordinates: 38°22′23″N, 81°35′35″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Rio De Janeiro

 -03

Charleston, WV

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 569 kg (1 255 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

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

Distance:
4889
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4889

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