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There are 8 ways to get from Jekyll Island to Charleston by taxi, train, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, train  •  4h 7m

  1. Take a taxi from Jekyll Island to Jesup Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Jesup Amtrak Station to Charleston Amtrak Station Silver Meteor

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Bus  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Brunswick to Savannah "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Savannah to Charleston, SC Savannah

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Drive  •  3h 32m

  1. Drive from Jekyll Island to Charleston 189.9 miles

Fly Brunswick to Charleston  •  4h 35m

  1. Fly from Brunswick (BQK) to Charleston (CHS) BQK - CHS

Bus to Jacksonville, fly to Charleston  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Brunswick to Jacksonville
  2. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Charleston (CHS) JAX - CHS

Bus to Savannah, fly to Charleston  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Brunswick to Savannah
  2. Fly from Savannah (SAV) to Charleston (CHS) SAV - CHS

Fly Brunswick to Savannah, bus  •  9h 12m

  1. Fly from Brunswick (BQK) to Savannah (SAV) BQK - SAV
  2. Take the bus from Savannah to Charleston, SC

Fly Brunswick to Hilton Head, taxi, bus  •  8h 13m

  1. Fly from Brunswick (BQK) to Hilton Head (HHH) BQK - HHH
  2. Take a taxi from Hilton Head to Savannah
  3. Take the bus from Savannah to Charleston, SC
Jekyll Island → Charleston
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The most affordable way to get from Jekyll Island to Charleston is to drive, which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Jekyll Island to Charleston is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3h 32m.

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The distance between Jekyll Island and Charleston is 148 miles. The road distance is 189.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Jekyll Island to Charleston without a car is to taxi and train which takes 4h 7m and costs $160 - $220.

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It takes approximately 4h 7m to get from Jekyll Island to Charleston, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Jekyll Island to Charleston is to bus which takes 5h 39m and costs $70 - $95. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $140 - $190 and takes 4h 35m.

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There is no direct flight from Brunswick Airport to Charleston Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 18m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jekyll Island to Charleston is 190 miles. It takes approximately 3h 32m to drive from Jekyll Island to Charleston.

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Delta offers flights from Brunswick Airport to Charleston Airport.

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Map of how to get from Jekyll Island to Charleston.
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  • Distance: 147.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 7m

What companies run services between Jekyll Island, GA, USA and Charleston, SC, USA?

You can take a bus from Jekyll Island to Charleston via Brunswick, Savannah, Charleston, SC, and Dorchester Rd / South Allen Dr in around 5h 39m. Alternatively, Delta flies from Jekyll Island to Charleston every 4 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Brunswick to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Flights from Jacksonville to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Flights from Savannah to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Flights from Brunswick to Savannah via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Flights from Brunswick to Hilton Head via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Jacksonville to Charleston via Miami
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Jacksonville to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Jacksonville to Charleston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Jacksonville to Charleston via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Savannah to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Savannah to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Savannah to Charleston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Charleston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Jacksonville to Charleston via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Savannah to Charleston via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Flights from Savannah to Charleston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Savannah to Charleston via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Charleston via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Jesup Amtrak Station to Charleston Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
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 Brunswick to Savannah
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$30 - $50
Bus from Brunswick to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$30 - $45
Southeastern Stages
Other operators
Taxi from Jekyll Island to Jesup Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Estimated price
$130 - $160
On Time Taxi
Phone
+1 912-506-2683
Website
ontimetaxijamaica.com
Metro Cab
Phone
+1 912-554-2000
Website
metrocabbrunswick.com
Latino Taxi
Phone
+1 912-289-4732
Website
latinotaxi.com

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The best way to get from Jekyll Island to Brunswick Airport is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs $50 - $65.

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