How far is Morgantown from Charleston?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Morgantown and Charleston is 126.19 miles (203.09 km).

Flight distance from Morgantown, WV to Charleston, WV is 126.19 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 18 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 17 minutes to travel from Morgantown to Charleston with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Morgantown, West Virginia to Charleston, West Virginia is: 156.25 miles (251.46 km) by car.

Driving from Morgantown to Charleston will take approximately 02 hours 20 minutes.

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#1 Morgantown

City in and county seat of Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States

Population 30847
GPS Coordinates 39°37'46"N 79°57'21"W
Latitude 39.6295300
Longitude -79.9559000
Altitude 271
Country United States
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#2 Charleston

Capital city of West Virginia, United States

Population 45879
GPS Coordinates 38°20'59"N 81°37'57"W
Latitude 38.3498200
Longitude -81.6326200
Altitude 182
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Morgantown and Charleston

The distance between Morgantown and Charleston is 251 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 47 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Morgantown and Charleston. The current time is 23:21:08.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 05 hours 12 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 03 hours 54 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 07 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 36 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 13 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 04 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 56 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 20.87 liters (5.51 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Morgantown and Charleston.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Morgantown to Charleston is $22.62 (diesel $26.74).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on August 19, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Morgantown and Charleston (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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Driving distance from Beckley, WV to Morgantown 169.25 miles (272 km)

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Driving distance from Bluefield, WV to Morgantown 218.28 miles (351 km)

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Driving distance from Bridgeport, WV to Morgantown 34.68 miles (56 km)

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Driving distance from Clarksburg, WV to Morgantown 38.34 miles (62 km)

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Driving distance from Fairmont, WV to Morgantown 19.43 miles (31 km)

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Driving distance from Huntington, WV to Morgantown 210 miles (338 km)

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Driving distance from Martinsburg, WV to Morgantown 154.26 miles (248 km)

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Driving distance from Moundsville, WV to Morgantown 87.87 miles (141 km)

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Driving distance from Oak Hill, WV to Morgantown 107.64 miles (173 km)

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Driving distance from Oak Hill, WV to Morgantown 154.4 miles (248 km)

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Driving distance from Parkersburg, WV to Morgantown 113 miles (182 km)

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Driving distance from Saint Albans, WV to Morgantown 168.38 miles (271 km)

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