How far is Sumter from Charleston?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Sumter and Charleston is 82.51 miles (132.79 km).

Flight distance from Sumter, SC to Charleston, SC is 82.51 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 12 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 11 minutes to travel from Sumter to Charleston with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Sumter, South Carolina to Charleston, South Carolina is: 106.12 miles (170.78 km) by car.

Driving from Sumter to Charleston will take approximately 01 hours 42 minutes.

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#1 Sumter

City in and county seat of Sumter County, South Carolina, United States

Population 39439
GPS Coordinates 33°55'14"N 80°20'29"W
Latitude 33.9204400
Longitude -80.3414700
Altitude 52
Country United States
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#2 Charleston

City in Charleston County South Carolina, United States

Population 139714
GPS Coordinates 32°46'36"N 79°55'51"W
Latitude 32.7765700
Longitude -79.9309200
Altitude 6
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Sumter and Charleston

The distance between Sumter and Charleston is 171 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 53 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 Sumter and Charleston. The current time is 19:35:04.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 03 hours 32 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 39 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 07 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 46 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 30 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 24 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 19 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 14.17 liters (3.74 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Sumter and Charleston.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Sumter to Charleston is $12.66 (diesel $13.93).

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 $3.38 (Diesel $3.72) /gallon. Last changed prices on December 02, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Sumter 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 Florence, SC to Sumter 47.43 miles (76 km)

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Driving distance from Goose Creek, SC to Sumter 91.8 miles (148 km)

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Driving distance from Hanahan, SC to Sumter 96.32 miles (155 km)

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