There are 10 ways to get from Los Angeles to South Carolina by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Los Angeles to Charlotte  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Charlotte (CLT) LAX - CLT

$261 - $598

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Fly Los Angeles to Charleston  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Charleston (CHS) LAX - CHS

$178 - $911

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Fly Los Angeles to Greenville/Spartanburg  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) LAX - GSP

$216 - $543

Fly Los Angeles to Columbia  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Columbia (CAE) LAX - CAE

$290 - $838

Fly Burbank to Charlotte  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Charlotte (CLT) BUR - CLT

$280 - $487

Bus  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Florence, SC

$251 - $595

Train, bus via Atlanta, GA  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Mobile, Al
  3. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to Atlanta, Ga
  4. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Florence, SC

$340 - $930

Train  •  2 days 21 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Florence Amtrak

$441 - $1,308

Train, bus  •  3 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
  3. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
  4. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Florence, Sc

$392 - $1,157

Drive  •  38 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Florence 2478.8 miles

$240 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to South Carolina is to drive which costs $240 - $360 and takes 38 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to South Carolina is to fly which costs $260 - $600 and takes 6 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to South Carolina. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Florence, SC via Dallas, Tx, Peachtree St @ Alabama St and Atlanta, GA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 6 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles station to South Carolina. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Florence Amtrak via Chicago Union Station and Washington Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 21 h.

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The distance between Los Angeles and South Carolina is 2169 miles. The road distance is 2478.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to South Carolina without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 6 h and costs $250 - $600.

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It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to get from Los Angeles to South Carolina, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to South Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

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Los Angeles to South Carolina train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to South Carolina is to fly which takes 6 h 41 min and costs $260 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $250 - $600 and takes 2 days 6 h, you could also train, which costs $440 - $1,400 and takes 2 days 21 h.

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  • Distance: 2169.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 41 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and South Carolina, USA?

American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Rock Hill hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Florence via Dallas, Tx, Atlanta, Ga, Peachtree St @ Alabama St, Peachtree St Sw @ Brotherton Transportation Mall, and Atlanta, GA in around 2 days 6 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Charlotte via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Charlotte via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Greenville/Spartanburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbia via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Portland
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Charleston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,800
Flights from Los Angeles to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,800
Flights from Los Angeles to Charleston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbia via Denver, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $2,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Charlotte via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Charlotte via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Greenville/Spartanburg via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Greenville/Spartanburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbia via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Denver
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to Charleston via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $2,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $2,600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Charlotte via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Charlotte via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Las Vegas, Nashville
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Oakland, Nashville
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Oakland, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Las Vegas, Dallas
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Charleston via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Charleston via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Charleston via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Greenville/Spartanburg via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to Charleston via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Boston
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$440 - $650
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Room
$900 - $1,300
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
42 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from Chicago Union Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Once 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
Train from Washington Union Station to Florence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 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
$280 - $400
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
19 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $650
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 Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
29 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from New Orleans, La to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Mobile, Al to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Florence, Sc
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 38 min.

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Los Angeles to South Carolina bus services, operated by South Eastern Stages, arrive at Florence, SC station.

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South Carolina is 3 h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 6:34 PM in Los Angeles and 9:34 PM in South Carolina.

Los Angeles to South Carolina train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Florence Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to South Carolina is 2479 miles. It takes approximately 38 h 55 min to drive from Los Angeles to South Carolina.

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Delta, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Charlotte Airport.

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There are 16+ hotels available in South Carolina. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Los Angeles Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs $6 - $8.

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