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CHS Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: CHS / KCHS
Airport Names:
  1. Charleston International Airport
  2. Charleston Field
Location: Charleston, South Carolina, United States
GPS Coordinates: 32°53'54"N by 80°2'26"W
Operator/Owner: Charleston County
Joint Base Charleston
Airport Type: Public / Military
Elevation: 46 feet (14 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Charleston International Airport (CHS):

  • Charleston International Airport handled 2,913,265 passengers last year.
  • Because of Charleston International Airport's relatively low elevation of 46 feet, planes can take off or land at Charleston International Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • Taxis and shuttles are available from CHS to Charleston and other destinations in the Lowcountry.
  • Joint Base Charleston owns and operates the runways at the airport and has an agreement with the Charleston County Aviation Authority to allow civilian use of the field.
  • The closest airport to Charleston International Airport (CHS) is Lowcountry Regional Airport (RBW), which is located 35 miles (56 kilometers) W of CHS.
  • Charleston International Airport (CHS) has 2 runways.
  • Throughout its history, all four domestic legacy carriers and their predecessor companies have served Charleston International Airport.
  • The furthest airport from Charleston International Airport (CHS) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,561 miles (18,606 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • In addition to being known as "Charleston International Airport", another name for CHS is "Charleston Field".

Map of Nearest Airports from Charleston International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Charleston International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
134.84 miles (56.07 km) WLowcountry Regional Airport (RBW)Walterboro, South Carolina, United StatesView Lowcountry Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Lowcountry Regional Airport Set RBW as destination Airport Get more information about Lowcountry Regional Airport
248.20 miles (77.56 km) SWBeaufort County Airport (BFT)Beaufort County, South Carolina, United StatesView Beaufort County Airport on a map View satellite image of Beaufort County Airport Set BFT as destination Airport Get more information about Beaufort County Airport
348.43 miles (77.94 km) NERobert F. Swinnie Airport (ADR)Andrews, South Carolina, United StatesView Robert F. Swinnie Airport on a map View satellite image of Robert F. Swinnie Airport Set ADR as destination Airport Get more information about Robert F. Swinnie Airport
450.51 miles (81.29 km) NEGeorgetown County Airport (GGE)Georgetown, South Carolina, United StatesView Georgetown County Airport on a map View satellite image of Georgetown County Airport Set GGE as destination Airport Get more information about Georgetown County Airport
560.28 miles (97.00 km) SWHilton Head Airport (HHH)Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, United StatesView Hilton Head Airport on a map View satellite image of Hilton Head Airport Set HHH as destination Airport Get more information about Hilton Head Airport
661.08 miles (98.30 km) NWOrangeburg Municipal Airport (OGB)Orangeburg, South Carolina, United StatesView Orangeburg Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Orangeburg Municipal Airport Set OGB as destination Airport Get more information about Orangeburg Municipal Airport
777.98 miles (125.49 km) NNWSumter Airport (SUM)Sumter, South Carolina, United StatesView Sumter Airport on a map View satellite image of Sumter Airport Set SUM as destination Airport Get more information about Sumter Airport
878.31 miles (126.02 km) NNWShaw Air Force Base (SSC)Sumter, South Carolina, United StatesView Shaw Air Force Base on a map View satellite image of Shaw Air Force Base Set SSC as destination Airport Get more information about Shaw Air Force Base
981.87 miles (131.76 km) WNWBarnwell Regional Airport (BNL)Barnwell, South Carolina, United StatesView Barnwell Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Barnwell Regional Airport Set BNL as destination Airport Get more information about Barnwell Regional Airport
1083.14 miles (133.80 km) NNWMcEntire Joint National Guard Base Marine Corps Auxiliary Airfield CongareeCongaree Army Airfield (MMT)Eastover, South Carolina, United StatesView McEntire Joint National Guard Base Marine Corps Auxiliary Airfield CongareeCongaree Army Airfield on a map View satellite image of McEntire Joint National Guard Base Marine Corps Auxiliary Airfield CongareeCongaree Army Airfield Set MMT as destination Airport Get more information about McEntire Joint National Guard Base Marine Corps Auxiliary Airfield CongareeCongaree Army Airfield
1183.78 miles (134.82 km) NEMyrtle Beach International Airport (MYR)Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, United StatesView Myrtle Beach International Airport on a map View satellite image of Myrtle Beach International Airport Set MYR as destination Airport Get more information about Myrtle Beach International Airport
1286.14 miles (138.62 km) SWSavannah / Hilton Head International Airport (SAV)Savannah, Georgia (near Hilton Head, South Carolina), United StatesView Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport on a map View satellite image of Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport Set SAV as destination Airport Get more information about Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport
1388.99 miles (143.22 km) SWHunter Army Airfield (SVN)Savannah, Georgia, United StatesView Hunter Army Airfield on a map View satellite image of Hunter Army Airfield Set SVN as destination Airport Get more information about Hunter Army Airfield
1490.75 miles (146.05 km) NNEFlorence Regional Airport (FLO)Florence, South Carolina, United StatesView Florence Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Florence Regional Airport Set FLO as destination Airport Get more information about Florence Regional Airport
1592.28 miles (148.51 km) NWJim Hamilton - L.B. Owens Airport (CUB)Columbia, South Carolina, United StatesView Jim Hamilton - L.B. Owens Airport on a map View satellite image of Jim Hamilton - L.B. Owens Airport Set CUB as destination Airport Get more information about Jim Hamilton - L.B. Owens Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Charleston International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Charleston International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,561.49 miles (18,606.37 km) WMargaret River Airport (MGV)Margaret River, Western Australia, AustraliaView Margaret River Airport on a map View satellite image of Margaret River Airport Set MGV as destination Airport Get more information about Margaret River Airport
211,544.21 miles (18,578.55 km) WBusselton Regional Airport (BQB)Busselton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Busselton Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Busselton Regional Airport Set BQB as destination Airport Get more information about Busselton Regional Airport
311,531.39 miles (18,557.93 km) WJurien Bay Airport (JUR)Jurien Bay, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jurien Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Jurien Bay Airport Set JUR as destination Airport Get more information about Jurien Bay Airport
411,527.71 miles (18,552.01 km) WBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map View satellite image of Bunbury Airport Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
511,527.16 miles (18,551.11 km) WRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map View satellite image of Rottnest Airport Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
611,518.16 miles (18,536.63 km) WSWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map View satellite image of Geraldton Airport Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
711,511.97 miles (18,526.68 km) WSWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map View satellite image of Kalbarri Airport Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
811,508.21 miles (18,520.62 km) WJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map View satellite image of Jandakot Airport Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
911,501.72 miles (18,510.17 km) WPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map View satellite image of Perth Airport Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
1011,501.63 miles (18,510.04 km) WManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map View satellite image of Manjimup Airport Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
1111,486.11 miles (18,485.05 km) WSWShark Bay Airport (MJK)Monkey Mia, Western Australia, AustraliaView Shark Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Shark Bay Airport Set MJK as destination Airport Get more information about Shark Bay Airport
1211,464.26 miles (18,449.89 km) WSWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map View satellite image of Mullewa Airport Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1311,453.42 miles (18,432.45 km) WMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map View satellite image of Morawa Airport Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1411,440.73 miles (18,412.03 km) WSWCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map View satellite image of Carnarvon Airport Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
1511,414.64 miles (18,370.04 km) WKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map View satellite image of Katanning Airport Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport