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  •  3 h 36 min

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

$170 - $647

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 52 min

  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 Charlotte  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Charlotte (CLT) EWR - CLT

$150 - $382

Fly Newark to Charleston  •  4 h 23 min

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

$142 - $805

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Charleston  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
  2. Take the subway from 34 St - Herald Sq to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Charleston (CHS) LGA - CHS

$160 - $816

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Charleston  •  5 h 20 min

  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

$132 - $665

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Charleston  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Charleston (CHS) PHL - CHS

$191 - $750

Train  •  11 h 27 min

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

$90 - $250

Bus Wanda Coach  •  13 h 59 min

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

$73 - $78

Drive  •  10 h 30 min

  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 10 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to South Carolina is to fly which costs $170 - $650 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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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 14 h 52 min.

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

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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 11 h 27 min and costs $90 - $250.

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min 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 3 h 36 min and costs $170 - $650. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $90 - $250 and takes 11 h 27 min, you could also bus, which costs $72 - $78 and takes 13 h 59 min.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to South Carolina.
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  • Distance: 556.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 36 min

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 11 h 27 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Newark to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
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 Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Newark Penn Station to Florence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 27 min
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
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Florence, SC
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
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
11 h 15 min
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.

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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
13 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Florence, Sc
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 1 h 57 min.

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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 10 h 30 min to drive from New Jersey to South Carolina.

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

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

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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 New Jersey to Newark Airport is to line 62 bus which takes 12 min and costs $1 - $2.

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