Distance from Charleston, SC to San Francisco, CA

Distance

2,770 mi

Time

2 days 1 hour

Gas Cost

$203 - $394

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There are 2,400.68 miles from Charleston to San Francisco in west direction and 2,770 miles (4,457.88 kilometers) by car, following the I-40 route.

Charleston and San Francisco are 2 days 1 hour far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Charleston, SC to San Francisco, CA. The halfway point is Panhandle, TX.

Please note the time difference between Charleston, SC and San Francisco, CA is 3 hours. The current time in Charleston is 8:02 am and the current time in San Francisco is 5:02 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 128.25 gallons of gas to cover the route between Charleston, SC and San Francisco, CA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Charleston to San Francisco is $328.31.

During the route, an average car will release 2,512.64 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Charleston, SC and San Francisco, CA

If you want to meet halfway between Charleston, SC and San Francisco, CA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 35.253487 and -101.508179, or 35º 15' 12.5532" N, 101º 30' 29.4444" W. This location is 1,385.08 miles away from Charleston, SC and San Francisco, CA and it would take approximately 1 day to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest city or town to the halfway point is Panhandle, TX, situated 1385.44 miles from Charleston, SC and 1397.49 miles from San Francisco, CA. It would take 1 day 1 hour to go from Charleston to Panhandle and 1 day to go from San Francisco to Panhandle.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Charleston, SC and San Francisco, CA is Amarillo, TX, situated 1404.37 miles from Charleston, SC and 1369.39 miles from San Francisco, CA. It would take 1 day 1 hour to go from Charleston to and 1 day to go from San Francisco to Amarillo.


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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Charleston, SC

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Small cars

From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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Weather in Charleston and San Francisco

Charleston

Light rain next Friday, with temperatures rising to 72°F on Thursday.

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9 11 degrees 4 287 degrees 8 5 degrees 7 23 degrees 6 48 degrees

San Francisco

Rain on Sunday and Monday, with temperatures falling to 62°F on Monday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
67° 56° 71° 54° 65° 57° 62° 51° 62° 48°
16% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 94% Rain probability 80% Rain probability 5% Rain probability
4 314 degrees 4 112 degrees 14 195 degrees 9 294 degrees 5 329 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Charleston, SC and San Francisco, CA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 2,400.68 mi 3.22 km 1.74 nautical mi
Driving distance 2,770 mi 3.22 km 1.74 nautical mi

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