There are 6 ways to get from Cleveland to Charleston Amtrak 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 to Charleston  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Charleston (CHS) CLE - CHS

$236 - $1,108

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Columbia, Sc
  3. Take the bus from Columbia, SC to Charleston, SC

$100 - $223

4 alternative options

Fly to Myrtle Beach, bus  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Myrtle Beach (MYR) CLE - MYR
  2. Take the bus from Myrtle Beach to Charleston, SC

$186 - $750

Fly to Savannah, train  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Savannah (SAV) CLE - SAV
  2. Take the train from Savannah Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak

$150 - $504

Train  •  21 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak Palmetto / ...

$144 - $394

Drive  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Cleveland to Charleston Amtrak 719.7 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Cleveland to Charleston Amtrak is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 11 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cleveland to Charleston Amtrak is to fly which costs $230 - $1,200 and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The distance between Cleveland and Charleston Amtrak is 607 miles. The road distance is 719.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to get from Cleveland to Charleston Amtrak, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cleveland to Charleston Amtrak. However, there are services departing from Cleveland, Oh and arriving at Rivers Ave / Morningside Dr via Columbus, Oh, Columbia, SC and N. Charleston SuperStop on Rivers Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cleveland to Charleston Amtrak. However, there are services departing from Cleveland Amtrak and arriving at Charleston Amtrak via Washington Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between Cleveland, OH, USA and Charleston Amtrak, SC, USA?

American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Cleveland to Charleston Amtrak hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cleveland to Charleston Amtrak via Washington Union Station Amtrak in around 21 h 37 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Cleveland to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Cleveland to Charleston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Cleveland to Myrtle Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
Flights from Cleveland to Savannah via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cleveland to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Cleveland to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Cleveland to Charleston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Cleveland to Myrtle Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Cleveland to Savannah via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Cleveland to Charleston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Cleveland to Charleston via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cleveland to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Cleveland to Charleston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Cleveland to Savannah via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Cleveland to Savannah
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Cleveland to Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Savannah Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Bus operators
South Eastern Stages
Phone
+1 877.836.7607 / 404.591.2750
Email
info@sestages.com
Website
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Myrtle Beach to Charleston, SC
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Columbia, SC to Charleston, SC
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Columbia, Sc
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$100 - $140

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