How far is Surfside Beach from Charleston?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Surfside Beach and Charleston is 79.69 miles (128.26 km).

Flight distance from Surfside Beach, SC to Charleston, SC is 79.69 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 10 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 09 minutes to travel from Surfside Beach to Charleston with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Surfside Beach, South Carolina to Charleston, South Carolina is: 88.51 miles (142.45 km) by car.

Driving from Surfside Beach to Charleston will take approximately 01 hours 53 minutes.

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#1 Surfside Beach

City in Horry County, South Carolina, United States

Population 4580
GPS Coordinates 33°36'22"N 78°58'23"W
Latitude 33.6060000
Longitude -78.9730900
Altitude 3
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 Surfside Beach and Charleston

The distance between Surfside Beach and Charleston is 142 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 34 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 Surfside Beach and Charleston. The current time is 15:20:58.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 02 hours 56 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 12 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 46 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 28 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 15 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 10 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 06 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 11.82 liters (3.12 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Surfside Beach and Charleston.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Surfside Beach to Charleston is $12.81 (diesel $15.14).

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 December 06, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Surfside Beach 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 Columbia, SC to Surfside Beach 159.03 miles (256 km)

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