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Distance between Indianapolis, IN (IND) and Charlotte, NC (CLT)

Flight distance from Indianapolis to Charlotte (Indianapolis International Airport – Charlotte Douglas International Airport) is 428 miles / 688 kilometers / 372 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Indianapolis (IND) to Charlotte (CLT) is 570 miles / 917 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 27 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Indianapolis to Charlotte.

Shortest flight path between Indianapolis International Airport (IND) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).

How far is Charlotte from Indianapolis?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 427.593 miles
  • 688.143 kilometers
  • 371.568 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
  • 427.542 miles
  • 688.061 kilometers
  • 371.523 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 Indianapolis International Airport
City: Indianapolis, IN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IND
ICAO Code: KIND
Coordinates: 39°43′2″N, 86°17′39″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

There is no time difference between Indianapolis and Charlotte.

Time Difference

Indianapolis, IN

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Charlotte, NC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 88 kg (194 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Indianapolis (IND) → Charlotte (CLT).

Distance:
428
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
428

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