Yahoo! Explains: The difference between a private jet and a chartered flight

Private jets are likely the safest way to fly in these times of a pandemic. There are fewer touchpoints and there’s lesser human interaction. More HNIs are opting to charter flights or take a private jet to reach their destinations. But what is the difference between a private jet and a chartered flight? Even though the terms are used interchangeably, there is a world of difference between the two.