How to get from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak

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Recommended option

Train  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to Jacksonville Amtrak Silver Star
  2. Take the train from Jacksonville Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak Silver Meteor

$91 - $233

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Savannah, Ga 1002 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Savannah, GA to Charleston, SC 0972 / ...

$61 - $133

5 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak 439.4 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Tampa to Charleston  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Charleston (CHS) TPA - CHS

$107 - $260

Bus to Sarasota/Bradenton, fly to Charleston  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Sarasota, Fl
  2. Fly from Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ) to Charleston (CHS) SRQ - CHS

$208 - $278

Fly Tampa to Myrtle Beach, bus  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Myrtle Beach (MYR) TPA - MYR
  2. Take the bus from Myrtle Beach to Charleston, SC

$258 - $382

Fly Tampa to Savannah, train  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Savannah (SAV) TPA - SAV
  2. Take the train from Savannah Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak

$231 - $1,076

What companies run services between Tampa, FL, USA and Charleston Amtrak, SC, USA?

You can take a train from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak via Jacksonville Amtrak in around 10 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak via Savannah, Ga, Savannah, GA, Charleston, SC, N. Charleston SuperStop on Rivers Ave, and Rivers Ave / Morningside Dr in around 14 h 1 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $450
Flights from Tampa to Charleston via Miami
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $450
Flights from Tampa to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $450
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Tampa to Myrtle Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $500
Flights from Tampa to Myrtle Beach via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $500
Flights from Tampa to Myrtle Beach via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $500
Flights from Tampa to Savannah via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Tampa to Savannah via Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Tampa to Savannah via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tampa to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $450
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $480
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Charleston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $480
Flights from Tampa to Myrtle Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $500
Flights from Tampa to Savannah via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Tampa to Savannah via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Tampa to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Charleston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Charleston via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Tampa to Myrtle Beach via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $330
Flights from Tampa to Savannah via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Tampa to Savannah via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Tampa to Savannah via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to Charleston via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Tampa to Charleston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Tampa to Myrtle Beach via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Tampa Amtrak to Jacksonville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Jacksonville Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Train from Savannah Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Tampa, Fl to Savannah, Ga
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $95
Bus from Tampa, Fl to Sarasota, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
South Eastern Stages
Phone
+1 877.836.7607 / 404.591.2750
Email
info@sestages.com
Website
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Savannah, GA to Charleston, SC
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Myrtle Beach to Charleston, SC
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tampa and Charleston Amtrak is 596 km. The road distance is 703 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak is to fly which takes 7 h 21 min and costs $100 - $260.

No, there is no direct train from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak. However, there are services departing from Tampa Amtrak and arriving at Charleston Amtrak via Jacksonville Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 26 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak. However, there are services departing from Tampa, Fl and arriving at Rivers Ave / Morningside Dr via Savannah, GA and N. Charleston SuperStop on Rivers Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 1 min.

It takes approximately 10 h 26 min to get from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak, including transfers.