# How far is Charlotte, NC, from Philadelphia, PA?

The distance between Philadelphia (Philadelphia International Airport) and Charlotte (Charlotte Douglas International Airport) is 448 miles / 722 kilometers / 390 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Philadelphia (PHL) to Charlotte (CLT) is 531 miles / 854 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 10 hours 27 minutes.

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## Distance from Philadelphia to Charlotte

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Philadelphia to Charlotte. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 448.388 miles
• 721.610 kilometers
• 389.638 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 448.303 miles
• 721.474 kilometers
• 389.565 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Philadelphia to Charlotte?

The estimated flight time from Philadelphia International Airport to Charlotte Douglas International Airport is 1 hour and 20 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT)

On average, flying from Philadelphia to Charlotte generates about 91 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 91 kilograms equals 201 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Philadelphia to Charlotte

See the map of the shortest flight path between Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).