• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 9 ways to get from New York to Charleston Amtrak by train, plane, 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.

Recommended option

Train to Newark, fly to Charleston  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Charleston (CHS) EWR - CHS

$160 - $825

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. to Charleston, SC - C & W Super Buffet Star Line Express / ...

$72 - $73

7 alternative options

Train to New York JFK, fly to Charleston  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Charleston (CHS) JFK - CHS

$130 - $665

Fly New York La Guardia to Charleston  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Charleston (CHS) LGA - CHS

$158 - $816

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Charleston  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Charleston (CHS) PHL - CHS

$248 - $916

Fly Newark to Myrtle Beach, bus  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Myrtle Beach (MYR) EWR - MYR
  2. Take the bus from Myrtle Beach, SC to Charleston, SC

$131 - $725

Fly New York La Guardia to Myrtle Beach, bus  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Myrtle Beach (MYR) LGA - MYR
  2. Take the bus from Myrtle Beach, SC to Charleston, SC

$124 - $666

Train  •  13 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Charleston Amtrak Palmetto / ...

$100 - $290

Drive  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Drive from New York to Charleston Amtrak 759.4 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Charleston Amtrak is to bus which costs $72 - $73 and takes 14 h 49 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from New York to Charleston Amtrak is to train and fly which costs $160 - $850 and takes 5 h 7 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Charleston Amtrak. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. and arriving at Rivers Ave / Piggly Wiggly Dr via Rivers Ave / Credit Union Ln. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 49 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Charleston Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 36 min.

More details

The distance between New York and Charleston Amtrak is 640 miles. The road distance is 759.4 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from New York to Charleston Amtrak without a car is to train which takes 13 h 36 min and costs $100 - $290.

More details

It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from New York to Charleston Amtrak, including transfers.

More details

New York to Charleston Amtrak bus services, operated by Starline Bus, depart from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. station.

More details

New York to Charleston Amtrak train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

More details

The best way to get from New York to Charleston Amtrak is to fly which takes 5 h 41 min and costs $150 - $850. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $100 - $290 and takes 13 h 36 min, you could also bus, which costs $72 - $73 and takes 14 h 49 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from New York to Charleston Amtrak.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 639.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Charleston Amtrak, SC, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from New York to Charleston Amtrak hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from New York to Charleston Amtrak twice daily. Tickets cost $100 - $290 and the journey takes 13 h 36 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
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 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
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
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Myrtle Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Myrtle Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Myrtle Beach via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Flights from Newark to Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $2,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Myrtle Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Myrtle Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
Bus operators
Starline Bus
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. to Charleston, SC - C & W Super Buffet
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
starlinebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Charleston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 57 min.

Search flights

New York to Charleston Amtrak bus services, operated by Starline Bus, arrive at Charleston, SC - C & W Super Buffet station.

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Charleston Amtrak is 759 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 40 min to drive from New York to Charleston Amtrak.

Get driving directions

American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Charleston Airport.

Search flights

Book your New York to Charleston Amtrak train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

There are 348+ hotels available in Charleston Amtrak. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

More details