There are 8 ways to get from Newark to Charleston Amtrak by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly from Newark  •  4 h 45 min

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

$143 - $808

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 16 min

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

$88 - $95

6 alternative options

Train, train to New York JFK, fly  •  5 h 36 min

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

$178 - $796

Fly from New York La Guardia  •  5 h 48 min

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

$207 - $947

Train to Trenton-Mercer, fly  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
  2. Fly from Trenton-Mercer (TTN) to Charleston (CHS) TTN - CHS

$234 - $985

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  6 h 54 min

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

$244 - $906

Train  •  13 h 13 min

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

$100 - $290

Drive  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Charleston Amtrak 750.3 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Charleston Amtrak is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Charleston Amtrak is to fly which costs $140 - $850 and takes 4 h 45 min.

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

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The distance between Newark and Charleston Amtrak is 635 miles. The road distance is 750.3 miles.

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

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Newark to Charleston Amtrak, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Newark to Charleston Amtrak is to fly which takes 4 h 45 min and costs $140 - $850. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $100 - $290 and takes 13 h 13 min, you could also bus, which costs $85 - $100 and takes 17 h 16 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Newark to Charleston Amtrak.
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  • Distance: 634.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Charleston Amtrak, SC, USA?

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

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 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 17 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
4 h 1 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 Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 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 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Charleston via Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Trenton-Mercer to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$45 - $130
First Class Seat
$110 - $130
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
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
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $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

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