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There are 10 ways to get from New York to South Carolina by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg  •  3h 41m

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

$166 - $456

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Bus via Florence, SC  •  11h 19m

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

$51 - $82

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Fly Newark to Charleston  •  4h 39m

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

$118 - $464

Fly New York JFK to Charleston  •  4h 43m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Charleston (CHS) JFK - CHS

$108 - $614

Fly New York La Guardia to Charleston  •  4h 55m

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

$117 - $373

Fly New York La Guardia to Columbia  •  5h 16m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Columbia (CAE) LGA - CAE

$117 - $302

Fly Newark to Charlotte, bus  •  5h 54m

  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

$107 - $249

Train  •  11h 37m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Florence Amtrak Station Palmetto / ...

$70 - $100

Bus  •  17h 15m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Florence "Greyhound"

$65 - $95

Drive  •  10h 46m

  1. Drive from New York to Florence 634.5 miles

$60 - $90

New York to South Carolina by train

The train journey time between New York and South Carolina is around 11h 43m and covers a distance of around 635 miles. The fastest train normally takes 11h 37m. Operated by Amtrak, the New York to South Carolina train service departs from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arrives in Florence Amtrak Station. Typically 14 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
11h 43m
Fastest train time:
11h 37m
Trains per week:
14
Cheapest price:
$70
Carbon emissions:
53 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:02
Last train departs at:
15:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to South Carolina train schedules

New York → South Carolina
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from New York to South Carolina is to bus via Florence, SC, which costs $50 - $85 and takes 11h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to South Carolina is to fly which costs $160 - $460 and takes 3h 41m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York and arriving at Florence. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17h 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arriving at Florence Amtrak Station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11h 37m.

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The distance between New York and South Carolina is 605 miles. The road distance is 634.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to South Carolina without a car is to bus via Florence, SC which takes 11h 19m and costs $50 - $85.

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It takes approximately 3h 41m to get from New York to South Carolina, including transfers.

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New York to South Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York station.

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New York to South Carolina train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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The best way to get from New York to South Carolina is to fly which takes 3h 41m and costs $160 - $460. Alternatively, you can bus via Florence, SC, which costs $50 - $85 and takes 11h 19m, you could also train, which costs $70 - $100 and takes 11h 37m.

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Map of how to get from New York to South Carolina.
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  • Distance: 605.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 41m

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

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from New York to Greenville hourly. Alternatively, Starline Express operates a bus from New York, NY to Florence, SC twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $70 and the journey takes 11h 15m. EastWest Bus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbia
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Newark to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Newark to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Newark to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Newark to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $450
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbia
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charleston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Florence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
11h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Premium
$270 - $380
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $210
Business Seat
$140 - $210
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
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
charlottenc.gov
Starline Express
Phone
917-656-4221
Email
nycstarline@gmail.com
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Florence, SC
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
EastWest Bus
Phone
4048498583
Website
eastwestbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Allen St to Florence, SC
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
eastwestbus.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 New York to Florence
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $95
Flexible
$100 - $150

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Greenville/Spartanburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 54m.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to South Carolina is 635 miles. It takes approximately 10h 46m to drive from New York 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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There are 21+ hotels available in South Carolina. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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