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There are 10 ways to get from New Jersey to South Carolina by plane, train, subway, bus 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 Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg  •  3h 48m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) EWR - GSP

$170 - $647

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  15h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Fayetteville, Nc 1003
  2. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Florence, Sc 1019 / ...

$69 - $169

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Fly Newark to Charleston  •  4h 34m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Charleston (CHS) EWR - CHS

$142 - $805

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Columbia  •  5h 29m

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 9th Street
  2. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Columbia (CAE) LGA - CAE

$150 - $615

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Charleston  •  5h 28m

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Charleston (CHS) JFK - CHS

$134 - $667

Fly Newark to Charlotte, bus  •  6h 11m

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

$81 - $300

Fly Trenton-Mercer to Charleston  •  4h 42m

  1. Fly from Trenton-Mercer (TTN) to Charleston (CHS) TTN - CHS

$183 - $906

Train  •  11h 27m

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Florence Amtrak Station Palmetto / ...

$90 - $250

Bus Wanda Coach  •  14h 14m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Florence, SC Nyc / ...

$73 - $78

Drive  •  10h 30m

  1. Drive from Newark to Florence 625.7 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to South Carolina is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 10h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to South Carolina is to fly which costs $170 - $650 and takes 3h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to South Carolina. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Florence, Sc via Fayetteville, Nc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station station and arriving at Florence Amtrak Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11h 27m.

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The distance between New Jersey and South Carolina is 556 miles. The road distance is 625.7 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to South Carolina without a car is to train which takes 11h 27m and costs $90 - $250.

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It takes approximately 3h 48m to get from New Jersey to South Carolina, including transfers.

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New Jersey to South Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Newark, Nj station.

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New Jersey to South Carolina train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to South Carolina is to fly which takes 3h 48m and costs $170 - $650. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $90 - $250 and takes 11h 27m, you could also bus, which costs $72 - $78 and takes 14h 14m.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to South Carolina.
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  • Distance: 556.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 48m

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and South Carolina, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Elizabeth to Greenville hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Newark to Florence twice daily. Tickets cost $90 - $250 and the journey takes 11h 27m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbia
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Newark to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbia
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Trenton-Mercer to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Train operators
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 9th Street
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Florence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
11h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $250
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
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
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 Newark, Nj to Fayetteville, Nc
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
4 times a day
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

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Greenville/Spartanburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 9m.

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

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New Jersey to South Carolina train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Florence Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Jersey to South Carolina is 626 miles. It takes approximately 10h 30m to drive from New Jersey to South Carolina.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Greenville/Spartanburg Airport.

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Book your New Jersey to South Carolina train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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Book your New Jersey to South Carolina bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 18+ hotels available in South Carolina. Prices start at $49 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Newark Airport is to line 62 bus which takes 12m and costs $1 - $2.

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