There are 5 ways to get from Charleston to Beaufort by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus, taxi  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Charleston, SC to Myrtle Beach
  2. Take the bus from Myrtle Beach, Sc to Jacksonville 388
  3. Take a taxi from Jacksonville to Beaufort

$180 - $253

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Fly to Jacksonville, drive  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to Jacksonville (OAJ) CHS - OAJ
  2. Drive from Jacksonville to Beaufort

$141 - $634

3 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Charleston to Beaufort 273.1 miles

$26 - $40

Fly to New Bern, taxi  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to New Bern (EWN) CHS - EWN
  2. Take a taxi from New Bern to Beaufort

$285 - $965

Fly to Wilmington, bus, taxi  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to Wilmington (ILM) CHS - ILM
  2. Take the bus from Wilmington, Nc to Jacksonville
  3. Take a taxi from Jacksonville to Beaufort

$353 - $1,092

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The cheapest way to get from Charleston to Beaufort is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charleston to Beaufort is to fly and taxi which costs $280 - $1,000 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The distance between Charleston and Beaufort is 232 miles. The road distance is 273.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Charleston to Beaufort without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 8 h 31 min and costs $180 - $260.

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It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Charleston to Beaufort, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Charleston Airport to New Bern Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 16 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charleston to Beaufort is 273 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to drive from Charleston to Beaufort.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Charleston Airport to New Bern Airport.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Beaufort. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Charleston to Charleston Airport is to Shuttle Bus which takes 30 min and costs $25.

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Map of how to get from Charleston to Beaufort.
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  • Distance: 232 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 31 min

What companies run services between Charleston, SC, USA and Beaufort, NC, USA?

There is no direct connection from Charleston to Beaufort. However, you can take the line 11 bus to Dorchester Rd / Allen, take the walk to Charleston, SC, take the bus to Myrtle Beach, take the walk to Myrtle Beach, Sc, take the bus to Jacksonville, then take the taxi to Beaufort. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Beaufort.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charleston to New Bern via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Charleston to Jacksonville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Charleston to Jacksonville via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Charleston to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Charleston to Wilmington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Charleston to Wilmington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charleston to New Bern via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Charleston to Jacksonville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Charleston to Wilmington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charleston to Wilmington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Charleston to Wilmington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Bus operators
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 Myrtle Beach, Sc to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Wilmington, Nc to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Other operators
Taxi from Jacksonville to Beaufort
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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