There are 7 ways to get from Memphis to Charleston by plane, car, bus or night bus

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Recommended option

Fly to Charleston  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Charleston (CHS) MEM - CHS

$247 - $1,227

Cheapest option

Bus #2  •  21 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Memphis, TN to Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Charleston, SC 0989

$77 - $133

5 alternative options

Fly to Hilton Head, drive  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Hilton Head (HHH) MEM - HHH
  2. Drive from Hilton Head to Charleston

$332 - $1,517

Bus, night bus  •  16 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Birmingham, Al
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the night bus from Atlanta, Ga to Savannah, Ga
  4. Take the bus from Savannah, GA to Charleston, SC

$100 - $224

Bus via Savannah, Ga  •  16 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Savannah, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Savannah, GA to Charleston, SC

$93 - $207

Bus  •  19 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Atlanta, Ga 3866 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Charleston, SC 0989

$91 - $180

Drive  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Memphis to Charleston 683.8 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Memphis to Charleston is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Memphis to Charleston is to fly which takes 5 h 52 min and costs $240 - $1,300.

More details

The distance between Memphis and Charleston is 969 km. The road distance is 1094 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Memphis to Charleston, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Memphis to Charleston. However, there are services departing from Memphis, Tn and arriving at Mary St / Meeting St via Birmingham, Al, Atlanta, Ga, Savannah, GA and Rivers Ave / Cosgrove Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 21 min.

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What companies run services between Memphis, TN, USA and Charleston, SC, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Memphis to Charleston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Memphis to Charleston via Atlanta, Ga, Savannah, Ga, Savannah, GA, Charleston, SC, and Rivers Ave / Cosgrove Ave in around 16 h 22 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Memphis to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Memphis to Charleston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Memphis to Hilton Head via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Memphis to Hilton Head via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from Memphis to Hilton Head via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
Flights from Memphis to Hilton Head via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
Flights from Memphis to Hilton Head via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
10 h 4 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Memphis to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Memphis to Charleston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Memphis to Charleston via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Memphis to Charleston via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Memphis to Charleston via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Memphis to Charleston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Memphis to Charleston via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Memphis to Charleston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Memphis, Tn to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Night bus from Atlanta, Ga to Savannah, Ga
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Memphis, Tn to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
South Eastern Stages
Phone
+1 877.836.7607 / 404.591.2750
Email
info@sestages.com
Website
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Savannah, GA to Charleston, SC
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA to Charleston, SC
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Memphis, TN to Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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