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There are 7 ways to get from South Carolina to Gulf Shores by plane, taxi, 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.

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Fly Greenville/Spartanburg to Pensacola, taxi  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) to Pensacola (PNS) GSP - PNS
  2. Take a taxi from Pensacola to Gulf Shores

$316 - $1,172

Cheapest option

Bus, taxi via Jacksonville, Fl  •  15 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Sc to Jacksonville, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Pensacola, Fl
  4. Take a taxi from Pensacola, Fl to Gulf Shores

$182 - $328

5 alternative options

Bus to Charlotte, fly to Pensacola, taxi  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from White Street Park and Ride to Johnson & Wales Way & 4th St
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Pensacola (PNS) CLT - PNS
  3. Take a taxi from Pensacola to Gulf Shores

$308 - $1,241

Bus to Charlotte, fly to Mobile, drive  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from White Street Park and Ride to Johnson & Wales Way & 4th St
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Mobile (MOB) CLT - MOB
  3. Drive from Mobile to Gulf Shores

$204 - $1,020

Bus, taxi  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, SC to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Mobile, Al
  3. Take a taxi from Mobile, Al to Gulf Shores

$213 - $315

Bus, taxi via Mobile, AL  •  14 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, SC to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Mobile, AL
  3. Take a taxi from Mobile, AL to Gulf Shores

$201 - $263

Drive  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Gulf Shores 637.5 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from South Carolina to Gulf Shores is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 10 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Carolina to Gulf Shores is to fly and taxi which costs $310 - $1,200 and takes 4 h 33 min.

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The distance between South Carolina and Gulf Shores is 490 miles. The road distance is 637.5 miles.

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Gulf Shores without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 13 h 45 min and costs $210 - $320.

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from South Carolina to Gulf Shores, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Greenville/Spartanburg Airport to Pensacola Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 16 min and has one stopover.

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Gulf Shores is 1 h behind South Carolina. It is currently 11:12 AM in South Carolina and 10:12 AM in Gulf Shores.

Yes, the driving distance between South Carolina to Gulf Shores is 637 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 44 min to drive from South Carolina to Gulf Shores.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Greenville/Spartanburg Airport to Pensacola Airport.

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There are 3188+ hotels available in Gulf Shores. Prices start at $128 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Carolina to Gulf Shores.
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  • Distance: 490.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 33 min

What companies run services between South Carolina, USA and Gulf Shores, AL, USA?

There is no direct connection from Greenville to Gulf Shores. However, you can take the taxi to Greenville/Spartanburg airport, fly to Pensacola, then take the taxi to Gulf Shores. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Johnson & Wales Way & 4th St, take the walk to 4th St Ext & Victoria Ave, take the line 8 bus to Transit Center- Bay A, take the walk to Transit Center- Bay V, take the line 5 bus to Charlotte Douglas Airport, take the walk to Charlotte airport, fly to Pensacola, then take the taxi to Gulf Shores.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Pensacola via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Pensacola via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Pensacola via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Pensacola via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Pensacola via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to Mobile
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Charlotte to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to Mobile via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Charlotte to Pensacola via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Pensacola via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Bus operators
Charlotte Area Transit System
Phone
+1 704-336-7433
Email
telltransit@charlottenc.gov
Website
charlottenc.gov
Bus from White Street Park and Ride to Johnson & Wales Way & 4th St
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
charlottenc.gov
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 Atlanta, Ga to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Florence, Sc to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Megabus
Other operators
Taxi from Pensacola to Gulf Shores
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Choice Taxi
Phone
+1 850-529-1806
Website
mychoicetaxi.com
Able Shuttle and Taxi
Phone
+1 850-607-0209
Website
pensacolaairportshuttle.co

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Greenville/Spartanburg Airport is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs $35 - $45.

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