There are 8 ways to get from Charleston to New York by plane, train, bus 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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Fly to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to New York JFK (JFK) CHS - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station

$152 - $684

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Bus Starline Bus  •  15 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Charleston, SC - C & W Super Buffet to New York, NY Starlight Express / ...

$72 - $73

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Fly to New York La Guardia  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) CHS - LGA

$180 - $835

Fly to Newark  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to Newark (EWR) CHS - EWR

$182 - $842

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to Philadelphia (PHL) CHS - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station

$267 - $942

Drive, train  •  16 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Charleston to Yemassee Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Yemassee Amtrak to New York Penn Station Silver Meteor / ...

$106 - $319

Bus EastWest Bus  •  17 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Charleston, SC to Florence, SC Savannah
  2. Take the bus from Florence, SC to New York, NY

$89 - $103

Drive  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Charleston to New York 761.8 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Charleston to New York. However, there are services departing from Meeting St / Line St NB and arriving at New York, NY via Charleston, SC - C & W Super Buffet. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 40 min.

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The distance between Charleston and New York is 644 miles. The road distance is 761.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Charleston to New York without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Charleston to New York, including transfers.

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Charleston to New York bus services, operated by Starline Bus, depart from Charleston, SC - C & W Super Buffet station.

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The best way to get from Charleston to New York is to fly which takes 4 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Charleston Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 47 min.

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Charleston to New York bus services, operated by Starline Bus, arrive at New York, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charleston to New York is 762 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 46 min to drive from Charleston to New York.

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JetBlue Airways, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Charleston Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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  • Distance: 643.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 59 min

What companies run services between Charleston, SC, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Charleston to New York hourly. Alternatively, Starline Bus operates a bus from Charleston to New York 3 times a day. Tickets cost $70 and the journey takes 14 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charleston to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Charleston to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Charleston to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Charleston to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Charleston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Charleston to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charleston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Charleston to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Charleston to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Charleston to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,000
Flights from Charleston to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
Flights from Charleston to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
Flights from Charleston to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Charleston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Charleston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Yemassee Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Bus operators
Starline Bus
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from Charleston, SC - C & W Super Buffet to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
starlinebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
EastWest Bus
Phone
4048498583
Website
eastwestbus.com
Bus from Florence, SC to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
eastwestbus.com
Book at
eastwestbus.com

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

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