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There are 10 ways to get from South Carolina to Long Island by plane, train, bus or car

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

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Bus, train  •  16 h 40 min

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

$81 - $87

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Fly Charleston to New York JFK, train  •  6 h 52 min

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

$140 - $676

Bus to Charlotte, fly to New York JFK, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from White Street Park and Ride to 3rd St & Brevard St
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to New York JFK (JFK) CLT - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Ronkonkoma

$103 - $328

Bus to Charlotte, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from White Street Park and Ride to 3rd St & Brevard St
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to New York La Guardia (LGA) CLT - LGA
  3. Take the train from Woodside to Ronkonkoma

$106 - $402

Fly Charleston to New York La Guardia, train  •  7 h 48 min

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

$168 - $830

Bus to Myrtle Beach, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, SC to Myrtle Beach, SC
  2. Fly from Myrtle Beach (MYR) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MYR - LGA
  3. Take the train from Woodside to Ronkonkoma

$127 - $665

Train  •  14 h 52 min

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

$105 - $271

Bus  •  19 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Sc to New York, Ny 1008
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY-52nd St & 8th Ave to Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave South Bound: Cornell-Manorville / ...

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 $180 - $800 and takes 6 h 6 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 Smith Lane via New York, NY-52nd St & 8th Ave, Railroad Avenue and Smith Haven Mall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 15 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 52 min and costs $100 - $280.

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It takes approximately 6 h 6 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 52 min and costs $100 - $280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 19 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Greenville/Spartanburg Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 8 min.

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South Carolina to Long Island bus services, operated by North Fork Express, arrive at Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave 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: 6 h 6 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 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Florence to Centereach via New York, Ny, New York, NY-52nd St & 8th Ave, Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave, Railroad Avenue, and Smith Haven Mall in around 19 h 15 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Charleston to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Charleston to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Charlotte to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Charlotte to New York JFK via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Charlotte to New York JFK via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Charlotte to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Charlotte to New York La Guardia via Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Charlotte to New York La Guardia via Richmond
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Myrtle Beach to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Flights from Myrtle Beach to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Charleston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Charlotte to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 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 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Charlotte to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Charleston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Charlotte to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Charleston to New York La Guardia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Myrtle Beach to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
LIRR
Train from Jamaica to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
LIRR
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
LIRR
Train from Jamaica to Smithtown
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
LIRR
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Florence Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
12 h 17 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
Charlotte Area Transit System
Phone
+1 704-336-7433
Email
telltransit@charlottenc.gov
Website
charlottenc.gov
Bus from White Street Park and Ride to 3rd St & Brevard St
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
charlottenc.gov
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$120 - $160
North Fork Express
Phone
1-631-588-7433
Website
northforkexpress.com
Bus from New York, NY-52nd St & 8th Ave to Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
northforkexpress.com
Book at
northforkexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between South Carolina to Long Island is 687 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 39 min to drive from South Carolina to Long Island.

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United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Greenville/Spartanburg Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 31+ hotels available in Long Island. Prices start at $107 USD per night.

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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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