There are 8 ways to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Charleston by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Sault Ste Marie  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Sault Ste Marie (CIU) to Charleston (CHS) CIU - CHS

$157 - $578

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Fly from Sault Ste Marie #2  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Sault Ste Marie (YAM) to Charleston (CHS) YAM - CHS

$264 - $821

Bus via Lansing, MI  •  35 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace
  2. Take the bus from St. Ignace, MI to Lansing, MI
  3. Take the bus from Lansing, Mi to Detroit, Mi
  4. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Columbia, Sc
  5. Take the bus from Columbia, SC to Charleston

$158 - $329

Bus  •  35 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace
  2. Take the bus from St. Ignace to Bay City, MI
  3. Take the bus from Bay City to Detroit, MI
  4. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Columbia, Sc
  5. Take the bus from Columbia, SC to Charleston

$162 - $315

Bus via Toronto, On  •  38 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Sault Ste Marie, ON to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Columbia, Sc
  4. Take the bus from Columbia, SC to Charleston

$166 - $397

Bus via Washington  •  40 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Sault Ste Marie, ON to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
  2. Take the bus from Toronto to Washington
  3. Take the bus from Washington to Columbia, SC
  4. Take the bus from Columbia, SC to Charleston

$163 - $292

Bus, train, drive  •  40 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Sault Ste Marie, ON to Yorkdale, ON - 1 Yorkdale Road
  2. Take the train from Toronto to New York
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Yemassee Amtrak
  4. Drive from Yemassee Amtrak to Charleston

$219 - $668

Drive  •  19 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Sault Ste. Marie to Charleston 1166.3 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Charleston is to drive which costs $200 - $290 and takes 19 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Charleston is to fly which costs $200 - $750 and takes 7 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sault Ste. Marie to Charleston. However, there are services departing from Sault Ste Marie, ON and arriving at Charleston via Toronto, On, Detroit, Mi and Columbia, SC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 40 min.

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The distance between Sault Ste. Marie and Charleston is 1573 km. The road distance is 1866 km.

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The best way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Charleston without a car is to bus which takes 38 h 40 min and costs $210 - $550.

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It takes approximately 7 h 21 min to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Charleston, including transfers.

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Sault Ste. Marie to Charleston bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Sault Ste Marie, ON station.

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The best way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Charleston is to fly which takes 7 h 21 min and costs $200 - $750. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $200 - $430 and takes 35 h 4 min.

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There is no direct flight from Sault Ste Marie Airport to Charleston Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 34 min and has one stopover.

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Sault Ste. Marie to Charleston bus services, operated by South Eastern Stages, arrive at Charleston station.

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Map of how to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Charleston.
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  • Distance: 983.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 21 min

What companies run services between Sault Ste. Marie, ON, Canada and Charleston, SC, USA?

Delta and Frontier Airlines fly from Sault Ste. Marie to Charleston every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sault Ste. Marie to Charleston via Sault Ste. Marie, MI, St. Ignace, St. Ignace, MI, Lansing, MI, Lansing, Mi, Detroit, Mi, Columbia, Sc, and Columbia, SC in around 35 h 4 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Charleston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Charleston via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Charleston via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Charleston via Minneapolis, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
9 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Charleston via Toronto, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Charleston via Toronto, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Charleston via Toronto, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Charleston via Toronto, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Charleston via Toronto, Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Charleston via Toronto, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Charleston via Billy Bishop Toronto City, Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Charleston via Toronto, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Charleston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Charleston via Billy Bishop Toronto City, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Charleston via Billy Bishop Toronto City, Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Sault Ste Marie to Charleston via Toronto, Boston
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to New York
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $110
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $250
Business
$180 - $260
Business Plus/Sleeper
$330 - $460
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 New York Penn Station to Yemassee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from St. Ignace, MI to Lansing, MI
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from St. Ignace to Bay City, MI
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Bay City to Detroit, MI
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.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 Lansing, Mi to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Columbia, Sc
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $190
Bus from Toronto, On to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
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
Bus from St. Ignace, MI to Bay City
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Sault Ste Marie, ON to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$40 - $60
Online Fare
$50 - $80
Standard Fare
$65 - $100
Refundable
$75 - $110
Bus from Sault Ste Marie, ON to Yorkdale, ON - 1 Yorkdale Road
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$40 - $60
Online Fare
$50 - $80
Standard Fare
$65 - $100
Refundable
$70 - $110
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto to Washington
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Washington to Columbia, SC
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Book at
megabus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Sault Ste. Marie to Charleston is 1866 km. It takes approximately 19 h 30 min to drive from Sault Ste. Marie to Charleston.

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Frontier Airlines and Delta offer flights from Sault Ste Marie Airport to Charleston Airport.

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There are 752+ hotels available in Charleston. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Sault Ste Marie Airport is to drive which takes 26 min and costs $2 - $5.

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