There are 4 ways to get from Charlotte to Charleston Airport (CHS) by plane, 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Charleston (CHS) CLT - CHS

$181 - $1,102

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to Columbia, Sc 1093 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Columbia, SC to Charleston, SC 0989

$43 - $75

2 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to Selma-Smithfield Amtrak Carolinian
  2. Take the train from Selma-Smithfield Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak Palmetto

$99 - $231

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Charleston Airport (CHS) 202.3 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Charleston Airport (CHS) is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charlotte to Charleston Airport (CHS) is to fly which costs $180 - $1,100 and takes 2 h 19 min.

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The distance between Charlotte and Charleston Airport (CHS) is 169 miles. The road distance is 202.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Charlotte to Charleston Airport (CHS), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charlotte to Charleston Airport (CHS). However, there are services departing from Charlotte, Nc and arriving at Airport via Columbia, SC, N. Charleston SuperStop on Rivers Ave and Centre Pointe Dr / Tanger Outlet Blvd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 59 min.

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What companies run services between Charlotte, NC, USA and Charleston Airport (CHS), USA?

American Airlines flies from Charlotte to Charleston Airport (CHS) every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlotte to Charleston Airport (CHS) via Columbia, Sc, Columbia, SC, Charleston, SC, N. Charleston SuperStop on Rivers Ave, and Centre Pointe Dr / Tanger Outlet Blvd in around 6 h 59 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Charleston
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlotte Amtrak to Selma-Smithfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Selma-Smithfield Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Bus operators
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 Charlotte, Nc to Columbia, Sc
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35

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