There are 8 ways to get from Hartford to Charleston 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 Hartford to Charleston  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Charleston (CHS) BDL - CHS

$267 - $1,128

Cheapest option

Bus via Raleigh, NC  •  24 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to New York, Ny
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Raleigh, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Raleigh, NC to Charleston, SC

$114 - $237

6 alternative options

Bus to Boston, fly to Charleston  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Charleston (CHS) BOS - CHS

$163 - $541

Train to Newark, fly to Charleston  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Charleston (CHS) EWR - CHS

$208 - $926

Fly Hartford to Myrtle Beach, bus  •  7 h 48 min

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

$197 - $802

Bus Starline Bus  •  18 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to New York, Ny 2015 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. to Charleston, SC - C & W Super Buffet Star Line Express / ...

$133 - $159

Train, drive  •  19 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Yemassee Amtrak
  4. Drive from Yemassee Amtrak to Charleston

$199 - $552

Drive  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Hartford to Charleston 883.2 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hartford to Charleston is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 14 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hartford to Charleston is to fly which costs $260 - $1,200 and takes 6 h.

More details

The distance between Hartford and Charleston is 741 miles. The road distance is 883.2 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 6 h to get from Hartford to Charleston, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Hartford to Charleston. However, there are services departing from Hartford, Ct and arriving at Mary St / Meeting St via New York, Ny, Raleigh, NC and Rivers Ave / Cosgrove Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 32 min.

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What companies run services between Hartford, CT, USA and Charleston, SC, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Hartford to Charleston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hartford to Charleston via New York, Ny, Times Sq - 42 St, Canal St, New York, NY - 95 Canal St., Charleston, SC - C & W Super Buffet, and Charleston Airport in around 18 h 45 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Hartford to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Hartford to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Hartford to Charleston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Hartford to Myrtle Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Hartford to Myrtle Beach via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Hartford to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Hartford to Charleston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Hartford to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Hartford to Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hartford Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$60 - $110
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hartford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from New York Penn Station to Yemassee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 28 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
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
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 Hartford, Ct to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Hartford, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from New York, Ny to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
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 Raleigh, NC to Charleston, SC
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Starline Bus
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. to Charleston, SC - C & W Super Buffet
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
starlinebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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