Distance from Charlotte, NC to Charleston, SC

Distance

208 mi

Time

3 hours 57 mins

Gas Cost

$15 - $30

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There are 177.19 miles from Charlotte to Charleston in southeast direction and 208 miles (334.74 kilometers) by car, following the I-26 route.

Charlotte and Charleston are 3 hours 57 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Charlotte, NC to Charleston, SC. The halfway point is Gaston, SC.

Charlotte, NC and Charleston, SC are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 12:25 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 9.64 gallons of gas to cover the route between Charlotte, NC and Charleston, SC.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Charlotte to Charleston is $24.67.

During the route, an average car will release 188.80 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Charlotte, NC and Charleston, SC

If you want to meet halfway between Charlotte, NC and Charleston, SC or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 33.858070 and -81.026390, or 33º 51' 29.052" N, 81º 1' 35.004" W. This location is 104.07 miles away from Charlotte, NC and Charleston, SC and it would take approximately 1 hour 58 mins 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 Gaston, SC, situated 107.08 miles from Charlotte, NC and 103.9 miles from Charleston, SC. It would take 2 hours 6 mins to go from Charlotte to Gaston and 2 hours 2 mins to go from Charleston to Gaston.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Charlotte, NC and Charleston, SC is Columbia, SC, situated 92.02 miles from Charlotte, NC and 113.97 miles from Charleston, SC. It would take 1 hour 47 mins to go from Charlotte to and 2 hours 11 mins to go from Charleston to Columbia.

Major Cities Along the Route

The only major city along the route is North Charleston, SC.


Best Hotels In or Near Charleston, SC

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Charlotte, NC

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From $18

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Weather in Charlotte and Charleston

Charlotte

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 66°F on Wednesday.

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11% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 14% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 10% Rain probability
4 55 degrees 3 59 degrees 4 274 degrees 4 358 degrees 3 187 degrees

Charleston

Light rain today through Wednesday, with temperatures rising to 68°F on Tuesday.

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Partly cloudy day Rain Partly cloudy day Clear day Clear day
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74% Rain probability 92% Rain probability 46% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 8% Rain probability
11 31 degrees 12 20 degrees 7 301 degrees 9 6 degrees 6 40 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Charlotte, NC and Charleston, SC in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 177.19 mi 285.16 km 153.97 nautical mi
Driving distance 208 mi 334.74 km 180.75 nautical mi

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