There are 7 ways to get from Milwaukee to Charleston Amtrak by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Milwaukee  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Charleston (CHS) MKE - CHS

$235 - $1,108

Cheapest option

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Charleston (CHS) ORD - CHS

$164 - $509

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Train to Chicago Midway, fly  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Charleston (CHS) MDW - CHS

$203 - $669

Bus, Savannah 16 , train  •  26 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the Savannah 16 from Atlanta Airport, GA to Savannah, GA
  4. Take the train from Savannah Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak

$214 - $391

Train  •  30 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station 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 Charleston Amtrak

$203 - $579

Train via Alexandria Amtrak  •  35 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Alexandria Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak

$223 - $619

Drive  •  16 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Milwaukee to Charleston Amtrak 1000.2 miles

$95 - $150

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No, there is no direct train from Milwaukee station to Charleston Amtrak. However, there are services departing from Milwaukee Intermodal Station and arriving at Charleston Amtrak via Chicago Union Station and Washington Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 20 min.

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The distance between Milwaukee and Charleston Amtrak is 828 miles. The road distance is 1000.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Charleston Amtrak without a car is to bus and Savannah 16 and train which takes 26 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to get from Milwaukee to Charleston Amtrak, including transfers.

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Milwaukee to Charleston Amtrak train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Milwaukee Intermodal Station.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Charleston Amtrak is to fly which takes 6 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 30 h 20 min.

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There is no direct flight from Milwaukee Airport to Charleston Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 49 min and has one stopover.

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Charleston Amtrak is 1 h ahead of Milwaukee. It is currently 2:27 AM in Milwaukee and 3:27 AM in Charleston Amtrak.

Milwaukee to Charleston Amtrak train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Charleston Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milwaukee to Charleston Amtrak is 1000 miles. It takes approximately 16 h 41 min to drive from Milwaukee to Charleston Amtrak.

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Map of how to get from Milwaukee to Charleston Amtrak.
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  • Distance: 827.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 54 min

What companies run services between Milwaukee, WI, USA and Charleston Amtrak, SC, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Milwaukee to Charleston Amtrak hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Milwaukee to Charleston Amtrak via Chicago Union Station and Washington Union Station in around 30 h 20 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Milwaukee to Charleston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago Midway to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago Midway to Charleston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Charleston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Charleston via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Charleston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Charleston via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Charleston via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Charleston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Charleston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Milwaukee to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Milwaukee to Charleston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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 Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Savannah Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
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 Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Train from Chicago Union Station to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
23 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Room
$490 - $700
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
Bus operators
Coach USA
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 Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Chicago, Il to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
Savannah16
Phone
+1-404-500-3966
Website
savannah16.com
Bus from Atlanta Airport, GA to Savannah, GA
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
savannah16.com
Book at
savannah16.com

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Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Milwaukee Airport to Charleston Airport.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to Milwaukee Airport is to bus which takes 28 min and costs .

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