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There are 10 ways to get from Atlantic City to Charleston by bus, plane, night bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus to Philadelphia, fly to Charleston  •  5h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Charleston (CHS) PHL - CHS

$175 - $749

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Bus Starline Bus  •  18h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Atlantic City, Nj to New York, Ny 8544 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. to Charleston, SC - C & W Super Buffet Star Line Express / ...

$88 - $113

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Fly Atlantic City to Myrtle Beach, bus  •  5h 18m

  1. Fly from Atlantic City (ACY) to Myrtle Beach (MYR) ACY - MYR
  2. Take the bus from Myrtle Beach, SC to Charleston

$155 - $468

Night bus to Newark, fly to Charleston  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the night bus from Gate #3 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Broad St At Camp St
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Charleston (CHS) EWR - CHS

$155 - $860

Bus to New York JFK, fly to Charleston  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Atlantic City, Nj to New York, Ny
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Charleston (CHS) JFK - CHS

$143 - $719

Bus, train to Baltimore, fly to Charleston  •  6h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  3. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Charleston (CHS) BWI - CHS

$233 - $874

Bus, train to Reagan Washington, fly to Charleston  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Charleston (CHS) DCA - CHS

$187 - $646

Bus, train, drive  •  16h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Broadway In Front Of Wrtc 551
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Yemassee Amtrak
  3. Drive from Yemassee Amtrak to Charleston

$113 - $315

Bus via Richmond, Va  •  20h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Atl City Casinos, Nj to Washington, Dc
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Florence, Sc
  4. Take the bus from Florence, SC to Charleston

$101 - $146

Drive  •  12h 11m

  1. Drive from Atlantic City to Charleston 722.2 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Atlantic City to Charleston is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Atlantic City to Charleston is to fly and bus which costs $150 - $470 and takes 5h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Atlantic City to Charleston. However, there are services departing from Atl City Casinos, Nj and arriving at Charleston via Washington, Dc, Richmond, Va and Florence, SC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 16m.

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The distance between Atlantic City and Charleston is 552 miles. The road distance is 722.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlantic City to Charleston without a car is to bus which takes 18h 45m and costs $85 - $120.

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It takes approximately 5h 57m to get from Atlantic City to Charleston, including transfers.

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Atlantic City to Charleston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Atl City Casinos, Nj station.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Charleston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 57m.

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Atlantic City to Charleston bus services, operated by South Eastern Stages, arrive at Charleston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Atlantic City to Charleston is 722 miles. It takes approximately 12h 11m to drive from Atlantic City to Charleston.

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Map of how to get from Atlantic City to Charleston.
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  • Distance: 552.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 57m

What companies run services between Atlantic City, NJ, USA and Charleston, SC, USA?

You can take a bus from Atlantic City to Charleston via New York, Ny, Times Sq - 42 St, Canal St, New York, NY - 95 Canal St., Charleston, SC - C & W Super Buffet, and Rivers Ave / Credit Union Ln in around 18h 45m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Charleston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Atlantic City to Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Yemassee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Room
$400 - $550
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Night bus from Gate #3 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Broad St At Camp St
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #3 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $40
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Broadway In Front Of Wrtc
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
South Eastern Stages
Phone
+1 877.836.7607 / 404.591.2750
Email
info@sestages.com
Website
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Myrtle Beach, SC to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Florence, SC to Charleston
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlantic City, Nj to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $26
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Atl City Casinos, Nj to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $23
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Richmond, Va to Florence, Sc
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $90
Starline Bus
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. to Charleston, SC - C & W Super Buffet
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
starlinebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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Frontier Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Charleston Airport.

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There are 965+ hotels available in Charleston. Prices start at $126 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Atlantic City to Atlantic City Airport is to taxi which takes 19m and costs $55 - $75.

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