There are 5 ways to get from South Carolina to Virginia Beach by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly, line 960 bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Norfolk (ORF) CLT - ORF
  2. Take the line 960 bus from Newtown Rd Station to Parks & 20Th

$228 - $477

Cheapest option

Bus, line 020 bus  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Sc to Raleigh, Nc
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Norfolk, Va 330
  3. Take the line 020 bus from Wood & Church to Arctic & 19Th 020 / ...

$45 - $104

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Florence Amtrak to Rocky Mount Amtrak Palmetto / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rocky Mount, Nc to Norfolk, Va 330

$58 - $137

Train  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Florence Amtrak to Petersburg Amtrak Palmetto / ...
  2. Take the train from Petersburg Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak Northeast Regional

$124 - $318

Drive  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Virginia Beach 324.6 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from South Carolina to Virginia Beach is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Carolina to Virginia Beach is to fly and line 960 bus which costs $220 - $480 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Carolina to Virginia Beach. However, there are services departing from Florence, Sc and arriving at Arctic & 19Th via Raleigh, Nc and Wood & Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 31 min.

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The distance between South Carolina and Virginia Beach is 335 miles. The road distance is 324.6 miles.

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Virginia Beach without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 43 min and costs $55 - $140.

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It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from South Carolina to Virginia Beach, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Virginia Beach is to train which takes 8 h 24 min and costs $120 - $320. Alternatively, you can bus and line 020 bus, which costs $45 - $110 and takes 9 h 31 min.

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The quickest flight from Charlotte Airport to Norfolk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 4 min.

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South Carolina to Virginia Beach bus services, operated by Hampton Roads Transit (HRT), arrive at Arctic & 19Th station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Carolina to Virginia Beach is 325 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to drive from South Carolina to Virginia Beach.

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American Airlines offers flights from Charlotte Airport to Norfolk Airport.

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Map of how to get from South Carolina to Virginia Beach.
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  • Distance: 335.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 34 min

What companies run services between South Carolina, USA and Virginia Beach, VA, USA?

You can take a train from Florence to Virginia Beach via Petersburg Amtrak, Norfolk Amtrak, Harbor Park, Newtown Road, and Newtown Rd Station in around 8 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Florence to Virginia Beach via Raleigh, Nc, Norfolk, Va, and Wood & Church in around 9 h 31 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Florence Amtrak to Rocky Mount Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Train from Florence Amtrak to Petersburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Petersburg Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Bus operators
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from Newtown Rd Station to Parks & 20Th
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Wood & Church to Arctic & 19Th
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.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 Rocky Mount, Nc to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Florence, Sc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55

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