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There are 7 ways to get from Maine to South Carolina 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.

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Fly Bangor to Charlotte, bus  •  5h 46m

  1. Fly from Bangor (BGR) to Charlotte (CLT) BGR - CLT
  2. Take the bus from Transit Center- Bay X to White Street Park and Ride

$255 - $1,219

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  25h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Fayetteville, Nc
  4. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Florence, Sc

$108 - $258

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Fly Portland to Charleston  •  6h 14m

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Charleston (CHS) PWM - CHS

$274 - $1,206

Fly Portland to Charlotte, bus  •  6h 33m

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Charlotte (CLT) PWM - CLT
  2. Take the bus from Transit Center- Bay X to White Street Park and Ride

$158 - $661

Bus, train  •  20h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Florence Amtrak Station

$182 - $463

Bus Wanda Coach  •  22h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY to Florence, SC Nyc

$118 - $138

Drive  •  16h 5m

  1. Drive from Portland to Florence 952 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Maine to South Carolina is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 16h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Maine to South Carolina is to fly and bus which costs $250 - $1,300 and takes 5h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Maine to South Carolina. However, there are services departing from City Hall and arriving at Florence, Sc via Portland, Me, Boston, MA - South Station, New York, Ny and Fayetteville, Nc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 25m.

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The distance between Maine and South Carolina is 1037 miles. The road distance is 952 miles.

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The best way to get from Maine to South Carolina without a car is to bus and train which takes 20h 30m and costs $180 - $470.

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It takes approximately 5h 46m to get from Maine to South Carolina, including transfers.

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Maine to South Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Portland, Me station.

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The best way to get from Maine to South Carolina is to fly which takes 6h 14m and costs $270 - $1,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $140 and takes 22h 33m.

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The quickest flight from Bangor Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 48m.

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Maine to South Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Florence, Sc station.

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Map of how to get from Maine to South Carolina.
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  • Distance: 1037.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 46m

What companies run services between Maine, USA and South Carolina, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from South Portland Gardens to North Charleston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portland to Florence via Congress St + Valley St, Portland, ME, Logan Airport, Terminal A, South Station, Boston, MA, New York, New York, NY, and Florence, SC in around 22h 33m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Bangor to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Bangor to Charlotte via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Bangor to Charlotte via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Bangor to Charlotte via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Portland to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Portland to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Portland to Charleston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Portland to Charleston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Portland to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Portland to Charlotte via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Portland to Charlotte via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to Charleston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Portland to Charlotte via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Bangor to Charlotte via Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Portland to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Portland to Charleston via Newark
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Portland to Charleston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Portland to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Portland to Charlotte via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Bangor to Charlotte via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Portland to Charleston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Portland to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Portland to Charleston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Portland to Charleston via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$75 - $160
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$291
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Florence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$370 - $550
Bus operators
Charlotte Area Transit System
Phone
+1 704-336-7433
Email
telltransit@charlottenc.gov
Website
charlottenc.gov
Bus from Transit Center- Bay X to White Street Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
charlottenc.gov
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from New York, Ny to Fayetteville, Nc
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Florence, Sc
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New York
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Florence, SC
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Starline Bus
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Florence, SC
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
starlinebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Maine to South Carolina is 952 miles. It takes approximately 16h 5m to drive from Maine to South Carolina.

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Bangor Airport to Charlotte Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in South Carolina. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Maine to Bangor Airport is to taxi which takes 5m and costs $8 - $11.

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