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There are 6 ways to get from Charleston to Wichita by plane, bus, 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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Fly  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to Wichita (ICT) CHS - ICT

$193 - $798

Cheapest option

Bus  •  31 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Charleston to Atlanta, GA
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Memphis, Tn
  3. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Oklahoma City, Ok
  4. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Wichita, Ks

$155 - $338

4 alternative options

Bus, night bus  •  31 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Charleston, SC to Savannah
  2. Take the bus from Savannah, Ga to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Memphis, Tn
  4. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Oklahoma City, Ok
  5. Take the night bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Wichita, Ks

$158 - $378

Bus via St Louis, Mo  •  33 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Charleston to Atlanta, GA
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Kansas City, Mo
  4. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Wichita, Ks

$158 - $343

Bus, train, night bus  •  42 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Charleston to Columbia, SC
  2. Take the bus from Columbia, Sc to Toledo, Oh
  3. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  4. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Newton Amtrak Station
  5. Take the night bus from Newton Amtrak Station to Wichita Amtrak Station

Drive  •  20 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Charleston to Wichita 1263 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Charleston to Wichita is to drive which costs $120 - $180 and takes 20 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charleston to Wichita is to fly which costs $190 - $800 and takes 6 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charleston to Wichita. However, there are services departing from Charleston and arriving at Wichita, Ks via Peachtree St Sw @ Brotherton Transportation Mall, Atlanta, Ga, Memphis, Tn and Oklahoma City, Ok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 26 min.

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The distance between Charleston and Wichita is 1044 miles. The road distance is 1263 miles.

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The best way to get from Charleston to Wichita without a car is to bus which takes 31 h 26 min and costs $150 - $340.

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It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to get from Charleston to Wichita, including transfers.

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Charleston to Wichita bus services, operated by South Eastern Stages, depart from Charleston station.

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The best way to get from Charleston to Wichita is to fly which takes 6 h 29 min and costs $190 - $800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $150 - $340 and takes 31 h 26 min.

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There is no direct flight from Charleston Airport to Wichita Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 49 min and has one stopover.

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Charleston to Wichita bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Wichita, Ks station.

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Map of how to get from Charleston to Wichita.
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  • Distance: 1043.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 29 min

What companies run services between Charleston, SC, USA and Wichita, KS, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Charleston to Wichita hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charleston to Wichita via Atlanta, GA, Peachtree St Sw @ Brotherton Transportation Mall, Peachtree St @ Wall St, Atlanta, Ga, Memphis, Tn, and Oklahoma City, Ok in around 31 h 26 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charleston to Wichita via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Charleston to Wichita via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Charleston to Wichita via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charleston to Wichita via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charleston to Wichita via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Charleston to Wichita via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Charleston to Wichita via Nashville, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Charleston to Wichita via Chicago Midway, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Toledo Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Chicago Union Station to Newton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$380 - $550
Bus operators
South Eastern Stages
Phone
+1 877.836.7607 / 404.591.2750
Email
info@sestages.com
Website
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Charleston to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Charleston, SC to Savannah
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Charleston to Columbia, SC
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Memphis, Tn to Oklahoma City, Ok
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Wichita, Ks
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Savannah, Ga to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $70
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Wichita, Ks
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Columbia, Sc to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
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
Night bus from Newton Amtrak Station to Wichita Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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Wichita is 1 h behind Charleston. It is currently 4:19 PM in Charleston and 3:19 PM in Wichita.

Yes, the driving distance between Charleston to Wichita is 1263 miles. It takes approximately 20 h 45 min to drive from Charleston to Wichita.

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Delta, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Charleston Airport to Wichita Airport.

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There are 88+ hotels available in Wichita. Prices start at $54 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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