There are 8 ways to get from Charleston to Annapolis by plane, bus, car or train

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

Recommended option

Fly to Baltimore, line 70 bus  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to Baltimore (BWI) CHS - BWI
  2. Take the line 70 bus from Cromwell Light Rail Station Bay 2 to CALVERT ST & BLADEN ST fs wb

$169 - $636

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Charleston, SC to Savannah, GA
  2. Take the bus from Savannah, Ga to Washington, Dc
  3. Take the bus from N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb 220 / ...

$79 - $193

6 alternative options

Fly to Reagan Washington, bus  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to Reagan Washington (DCA) CHS - DCA
  2. Take the bus from INDEPENDENCE AVE & 7&6 ST SW mid eb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb

$108 - $373

Fly to Washington Dulles, bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to Washington Dulles (IAD) CHS - IAD
  2. Take the bus from INDEPENDENCE AVE & 7&6 ST SW mid eb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb

$144 - $378

Drive, train  •  14 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Charleston to Yemassee Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Yemassee Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak Palmetto

$116 - $284

Bus, Megabus  •  18 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Charleston, SC to Raleigh, NC
  2. Take the Megabus from Durham to Washington
  3. Take the bus from N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb 220 / ...

$82 - $133

Bus, train  •  20 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Charleston, SC to Raleigh, NC
  2. Take the train from Durham Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb 220 / ...

$112 - $243

Drive  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Charleston to Annapolis 565.7 miles

$55 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Charleston to Annapolis is to drive which costs $55 - $80 and takes 9 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charleston to Annapolis is to fly and line 70 bus which costs $160 - $650 and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The distance between Charleston and Annapolis is 472 miles. The road distance is 565.7 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Charleston to Annapolis, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charleston to Annapolis. However, there are services departing from Mary St / Meeting St and arriving at CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb via Charleston, SC, Raleigh, Nc, Durham and N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 27 min.

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What companies run services between Charleston, SC, USA and Annapolis, MD, USA?

You can take a bus from Charleston to Annapolis via N. Charleston SuperStop on Rivers Ave, Charleston, SC, Raleigh, NC, Raleigh, Nc, Durham, Nc, Durham, Washington, and N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb in around 18 h 27 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charleston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Charleston to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Charleston to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Charleston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Charleston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charleston to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charleston to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Yemassee Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$350 - $480
Train from Durham Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Cromwell Light Rail Station Bay 2 to CALVERT ST & BLADEN ST fs wb
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from INDEPENDENCE AVE & 7&6 ST SW mid eb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
South Eastern Stages
Phone
+1 877.836.7607 / 404.591.2750
Email
info@sestages.com
Website
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Charleston, SC to Raleigh, NC
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Charleston, SC to Savannah, GA
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Savannah, Ga to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150

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