There are 9 ways to get from South Carolina to Silver Spring by plane, subway, bus, train or car

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Fly Columbia to Reagan Washington  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Columbia (CAE) to Reagan Washington (DCA) CAE - DCA

$129 - $638

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Bus Megabus  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Sc to Fayetteville, Nc 1008 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fayetteville, NC to Washington

$49 - $89

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Fly Greenville/Spartanburg to Reagan Washington  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) to Reagan Washington (DCA) GSP - DCA

$160 - $350

Fly Charlotte to Reagan Washington, subway  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Reagan Washington (DCA) CLT - DCA
  2. Take the subway from GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station to SILVER SPRING station

$222 - $491

Fly Columbia to Washington Dulles, subway  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Columbia (CAE) to Washington Dulles (IAD) CAE - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station

$135 - $485

Line 11 bus to Charleston, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 11 bus from Reynolds Ave / Ottawa Ave to Centre Pointe Dr / Tanger Outlet Blvd
  2. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to Reagan Washington (DCA) CHS - DCA
  3. Take the subway from GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station to SILVER SPRING station

$88 - $354

Train  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Florence Amtrak to Washington Union Station Palmetto / ...

$68 - $177

Bus via Richmond, Va  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Sc to Richmond, Va 1008
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Silver Spring, Md 1054 / ...

$51 - $121

Drive  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Silver Spring 408.5 miles

$40 - $60

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No, there is no direct bus from South Carolina to Silver Spring. However, there are services departing from Florence, Sc and arriving at Silver Spring, Md via Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 22 min.

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The distance between South Carolina and Silver Spring is 415 miles. The road distance is 408.5 miles.

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Silver Spring without a car is to train which takes 8 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from South Carolina to Silver Spring, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Silver Spring is to fly which takes 2 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 8 h 22 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 10 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from Columbia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 27 min.

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South Carolina to Silver Spring bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Silver Spring, Md station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Carolina to Silver Spring is 409 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to drive from South Carolina to Silver Spring.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Columbia Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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  • Distance: 415 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 22 min

What companies run services between South Carolina, USA and Silver Spring, MD, USA?

American Airlines and Delta fly from Columbia to Silver Spring every 3 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Florence to Silver Spring twice daily. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 8 h 3 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Columbia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Columbia to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Charlotte to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Reagan Washington via Wilmington
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Reagan Washington via Columbia
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Reagan Washington via Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Reagan Washington via Charleston
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Reagan Washington via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Columbia to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Charleston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Charleston to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Columbia to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Columbia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Charleston to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station to SILVER SPRING station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
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 Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Bus operators
CARTA
Phone
+1 843-724-7420
Website
ridecarta.com
Bus from Reynolds Ave / Ottawa Ave to Centre Pointe Dr / Tanger Outlet Blvd
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ridecarta.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 Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85
Bus from Richmond, Va to Silver Spring, Md
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Florence, Sc to Fayetteville, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35

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Book your South Carolina to Silver Spring bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 849+ hotels available in Silver Spring. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Columbia Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs .

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