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There are 7 ways to get from Colonial Heights to Charleston by plane, train, car or bus

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 from Richmond  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Charleston (CHS) RIC - CHS

$241 - $692

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Petersburg, Va to Fayetteville, Nc
  2. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Florence, Sc
  3. Take the bus from Florence, SC to Charleston

$76 - $149

5 alternative options

Train to Reagan Washington, fly  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Petersburg Amtrak Station to Alexandria Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Charleston (CHS) DCA - CHS

$149 - $457

Train, drive  •  9 h 2 min

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

$83 - $204

Train, bus  •  13 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Petersburg Amtrak Station to Savannah Amtrak Station Silver Meteor / ...
  2. Take the bus from Savannah, GA to Charleston, SC Savannah

$107 - $254

Train, bus via Raleigh Union Station  •  13 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Petersburg Amtrak Station to Raleigh Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Florence, Sc
  3. Take the bus from Florence, SC to Charleston

$95 - $196

Drive  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Colonial Heights to Charleston 406.6 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Colonial Heights to Charleston is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 6 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colonial Heights to Charleston is to fly which costs $240 - $700 and takes 4 h 42 min.

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The distance between Colonial Heights and Charleston is 344 miles. The road distance is 406.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Colonial Heights to Charleston without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 36 min and costs $75 - $150.

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Colonial Heights to Charleston, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Colonial Heights to Charleston is to fly which takes 4 h 42 min and costs $240 - $700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $150 and takes 12 h 36 min.

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There is no direct flight from Richmond Airport to Charleston Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 23 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colonial Heights to Charleston is 407 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to drive from Colonial Heights to Charleston.

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

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There are 812+ hotels available in Charleston. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Colonial Heights to Charleston.
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  • Distance: 343.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 42 min

What companies run services between Colonial Heights, VA, USA and Charleston, SC, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Colonial Heights to Charleston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Colonial Heights to Charleston via Petersburg, Va, Fayetteville, Nc, Florence, Sc, and Florence, SC in around 12 h 36 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Richmond to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Richmond to Charleston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Richmond to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,600
Flights from Richmond to Charleston via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Richmond to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Richmond to Charleston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Petersburg Amtrak Station to Alexandria Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Petersburg Amtrak Station to Yemassee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$290 - $400
Train from Petersburg Amtrak Station to Savannah Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Train from Petersburg Amtrak Station to Raleigh Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
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 Petersburg, Va to Fayetteville, Nc
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Florence, Sc
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Florence, Sc
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
South Eastern Stages
Phone
+1 877.836.7607 / 404.591.2750
Email
info@sestages.com
Website
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Fayetteville, NC to Florence, SC
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Florence, SC to Charleston
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Savannah, GA to Charleston, SC
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com

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The best way to get from Colonial Heights to Richmond Airport is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs $55 - $70.

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