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There are 8 ways to get from South Carolina to Rhode Island by bus, plane, train 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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Bus to Charlotte, fly to Providence  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from White Street Park and Ride to Johnson & Wales Way & 4th St
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Providence (PVD) CLT - PVD

$140 - $513

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Bus Wanda Coach  •  17 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, SC to New York, NY Florence
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Providence

$81 - $122

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Fly Charleston to Boston, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to Boston (BOS) CHS - BOS
  2. Take the train from South Station to South Attleboro

$160 - $518

Bus to Charlotte, fly to Boston, train  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from White Street Park and Ride to Johnson & Wales Way & 4th St
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Boston (BOS) CLT - BOS
  3. Take the train from South Station to South Attleboro

$129 - $483

Bus to Myrtle Beach, fly to Boston, train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, SC to Myrtle Beach, SC
  2. Fly from Myrtle Beach (MYR) to Boston (BOS) MYR - BOS
  3. Take the train from South Station to South Attleboro

$174 - $643

Train  •  16 h 7 min

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

$202 - $553

Bus Greyhound USA  •  19 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Sc to New York, Ny 1008
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence

$82 - $190

Drive  •  13 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Providence 810.5 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from South Carolina to Rhode Island is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 13 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Carolina to Rhode Island is to bus and fly which costs $140 - $550 and takes 6 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Carolina to Rhode Island. However, there are services departing from Florence, Sc and arriving at 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from South Carolina station to Rhode Island station. However, there are services departing from Florence Amtrak Station and arriving at Providence Amtrak Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 7 min.

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The distance between South Carolina and Rhode Island is 743 miles. The road distance is 810.5 miles.

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Rhode Island without a car is to train which takes 16 h 7 min and costs $200 - $600.

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It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to get from South Carolina to Rhode Island, including transfers.

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

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South Carolina to Rhode Island train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Florence Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Rhode Island is to train which takes 16 h 7 min and costs $200 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $80 - $130 and takes 17 h 32 min.

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Map of how to get from South Carolina to Rhode Island.
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  • Distance: 743.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 5 min

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

You can take a train from Florence to Providence via New York Penn Station in around 16 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Florence to Providence via Florence, SC, New York, NY, East Broadway, 34 St - Herald Sq, and New York, NY in around 17 h 32 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Charleston to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Flights from Charlotte to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Flights from Charlotte to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Boston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Charlotte to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Charleston to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charleston to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Charleston to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Charleston to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Charlotte to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charleston to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Train operators
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
Amtrak Acela Express

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 New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $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
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
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from New York, NY to Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $50
Schedules at
us.megabus.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com

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The quickest flight from Charlotte Airport to Providence Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 48 min.

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South Carolina to Rhode Island bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence station.

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South Carolina to Rhode Island train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Providence Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Carolina to Rhode Island is 811 miles. It takes approximately 13 h 53 min to drive from South Carolina to Rhode Island.

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Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Charlotte Airport to Providence Airport.

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There are 73+ hotels available in Rhode Island. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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