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Distance between Phoenix, AZ (PHX) and Charleston, SC (CHS)

Flight distance from Phoenix to Charleston (Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport – Charleston International Airport) is 1846 miles / 2971 kilometers / 1604 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Phoenix (PHX) to Charleston (CHS) is 2136 miles / 3438 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 51 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Phoenix to Charleston.

Shortest flight path between Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) and Charleston International Airport (CHS).

How far is Charleston from Phoenix?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1846.070 miles
  • 2970.962 kilometers
  • 1604.191 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
  • 1842.163 miles
  • 2964.674 kilometers
  • 1600.796 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 Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″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

The time difference between Phoenix and Charleston is 2 hours. Charleston is 2 hours ahead of Phoenix.

Time Difference

Phoenix, AZ

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Charleston, SC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 204 kg (449 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Phoenix (PHX) → Charleston (CHS).

Distance:
1846
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1846

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