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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Charleston, SC (CHS)

Flight distance from New York to Charleston (New York LaGuardia Airport – Charleston International Airport) is 641 miles / 1032 kilometers / 557 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 42 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Charleston (CHS) is 752 miles / 1211 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 37 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Charleston.

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Charleston International Airport (CHS).

How far is Charleston from New York?

There are several ways to calculate distances between New York and Charleston. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 641.476 miles
  • 1032.356 kilometers
  • 557.427 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
  • 641.969 miles
  • 1033.149 kilometers
  • 557.856 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 New York LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Charleston.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Charleston, SC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 118 kg (260 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Charleston (CHS).

Distance:
641
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
641

Round trip?