There are 7 ways to get from Orlando to Charleston by train, car, bus or plane

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, drive  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Orlando Amtrak to Yemassee Amtrak Silver Meteor
  2. Drive from Yemassee Amtrak to Charleston

$64 - $160

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Savannah, Ga 1006 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Savannah, GA to Charleston, SC 0972 / ...

$55 - $114

5 alternative options

Bus via Jacksonville, Fl  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Savannah, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Savannah, GA to Charleston, SC

$62 - $128

Train, bus  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Orlando Amtrak to Savannah Amtrak Silver Star / ...
  2. Take the bus from Savannah, GA to Charleston, SC 0972 / ...

$78 - $173

Drive  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Orlando to Charleston 380.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Charleston  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Charleston (CHS) MCO - CHS

$180 - $421

Fly to Myrtle Beach, bus  •  7 h 39 min

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

$240 - $474

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Orlando to Charleston is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Orlando to Charleston is to fly which costs $180 - $430 and takes 6 h 10 min.

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The distance between Orlando and Charleston is 307 miles. The road distance is 380.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 9 min to get from Orlando to Charleston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Orlando to Charleston. However, there are services departing from Orlando, Fl and arriving at Mary St / Meeting St via Jacksonville, Fl, Savannah, GA and Rivers Ave / Cosgrove Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 57 min.

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What companies run services between Orlando, FL, USA and Charleston, SC, USA?

You can take a bus from Orlando to Charleston via Jacksonville, Fl, Savannah, Ga, Savannah, GA, Charleston, SC, and Rivers Ave / Cosgrove Ave in around 8 h 57 min. Alternatively, Delta, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Orlando to Charleston hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Orlando to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Orlando to Charleston via Miami
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Orlando to Myrtle Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Orlando to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Orlando to Myrtle Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Orlando to Charleston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Orlando to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Orlando to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Orlando to Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Orlando Amtrak to Yemassee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$260 - $360
Train from Orlando Amtrak to Savannah Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Savannah, Ga
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Savannah, Ga
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $80
South Eastern Stages
Phone
+1 877.836.7607 / 404.591.2750
Email
info@sestages.com
Website
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Savannah, GA to Charleston, SC
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Myrtle Beach to Charleston, SC
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com

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