There are 9 ways to get from South Carolina to Long Island by plane, train, 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 Charlotte to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to New York JFK (JFK) CLT - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Ronkonkoma

$172 - $411

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Bus, train  •  16 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, SC to New York, NY Florence
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Ronkonkoma Ronkonkoma

$83 - $89

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Fly Greenville/Spartanburg to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) to New York La Guardia (LGA) GSP - LGA
  2. Take the train from Woodside to Ronkonkoma

$180 - $766

Fly Charlotte to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to New York La Guardia (LGA) CLT - LGA
  2. Take the train from Woodside to Ronkonkoma

$177 - $487

Fly Charleston to New York JFK, train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to New York JFK (JFK) CHS - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Ronkonkoma

$138 - $674

Fly Charleston to New York La Guardia, train  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) CHS - LGA
  2. Take the train from Woodside to Ronkonkoma

$168 - $830

Train  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Florence Amtrak to New York Penn Station Palmetto / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma Ronkonkoma

$105 - $271

Bus  •  19 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Sc to New York, Ny 1008
  2. Take the bus from Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl to Lake Ronkonkoma Binghamton-Patchogue / ...

$88 - $197

Drive  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Centereach 687.3 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from South Carolina to Long Island is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Carolina to Long Island is to fly and train which costs $170 - $420 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Carolina to Long Island. However, there are services departing from Florence, Sc and arriving at Williams Boulevard via New York, Ny, Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl and Expressway Drive North. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 51 min.

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The distance between South Carolina and Long Island is 641 miles. The road distance is 687.3 miles.

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Long Island without a car is to train which takes 14 h 55 min and costs $100 - $280.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from South Carolina to Long Island, including transfers.

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South Carolina to Long Island bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Florence, Sc station.

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Long Island is to train which takes 14 h 55 min and costs $100 - $280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $200 and takes 19 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Charlotte Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 49 min.

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South Carolina to Long Island bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Lake Ronkonkoma station.

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Map of how to get from South Carolina to Long Island.
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  • Distance: 641.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 16 min

What companies run services between South Carolina, USA and Long Island, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Florence to Centereach via New York Penn Station, Penn Station, Ronkonkoma, and Ronkonkoma LIRR in around 14 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Florence to Centereach via New York, Ny, Queens Vil, Ny, Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, Lake Ronkonkoma, and Expressway Drive North in around 19 h 51 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Charlotte to New York JFK via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Charlotte to New York JFK via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Charlotte to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Charlotte to New York La Guardia via Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Charlotte to New York La Guardia via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Charleston to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Charleston to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlotte to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Charleston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Charlotte to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Charleston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
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 Florence Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
12 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$380 - $550
Bus operators
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Florence, SC to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
wandacoach.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 Florence, Sc to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$120 - $160
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl to Lake Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com

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