Map of flight path and driving directions from Philadelphia to Charleston.
Shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Charleston International Airport (CHS).
How far is Charleston from Philadelphia?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Philadelphia and Charleston. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 550.031 miles
- 885.190 kilometers
- 477.964 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
- 550.600 miles
- 886.106 kilometers
- 478.459 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Philadelphia and Charleston.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 106 kg (234 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Philadelphia (PHL) → Charleston (CHS).