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There are 8 ways to get from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Tampa  •  7h 6m

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

$80 - $408

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Bus via Henderson  •  12h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Tampa to Savannah
  2. Take the bus from Savannah to Charleston, SC Savannah

$61 - $88

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Amtrak Thruway to Sarasota/Bradenton, fly  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Tampa, FL to Bradenton, FL
  2. Fly from Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ) to Charleston (CHS) SRQ - CHS

Train to Orlando, fly  •  9h 22m

  1. Take the train from Tampa Union Station to Kissimmee Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Charleston (CHS) MCO - CHS

$96 - $415

Bus to Punta Gorda, fly  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Tampa, FL to Punta Gorda, FL
  2. Fly from Punta Gorda (PGD) to Charleston (CHS) PGD - CHS

$75 - $377

Train  •  10h 26m

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

$80 - $115

Bus  •  13h 35m

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

$65 - $98

Drive  •  7h 38m

  1. Drive from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station 439.3 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station is to bus and fly which costs $70 - $380 and takes 6h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station. However, there are services departing from Tampa and arriving at Rivers Ave / Durant Ave via Savannah Festival, Savannah, Dorchester Rd / South Allen Dr and N. Charleston SuperStop on Rivers Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 24m.

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

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The distance between Tampa and Charleston Amtrak Station is 373 miles. The road distance is 439.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station without a car is to train which takes 10h 26m and costs $80 - $120.

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It takes approximately 7h 6m to get from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station, including transfers.

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Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station bus services, operated by Atlanta Tours Inc, depart from Tampa station.

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Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Tampa Union Station.

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The best way to get from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station is to fly which takes 7h 6m and costs $80 - $410. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $80 - $120 and takes 10h 26m, you could also bus via Henderson, which costs $60 - $90 and takes 12h 24m.

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Map of how to get from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station.
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  • Distance: 372.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 6m

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

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station via Jacksonville Amtrak Station in around 10h 26m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tampa to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $390
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Charleston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Orlando to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $350
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Tampa to Charleston via Miami
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Tampa to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Charleston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Charleston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Orlando to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Orlando to Charleston via Miami
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Tampa to Charleston via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Tampa to Charleston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Flights from Orlando to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Orlando to Charleston via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Orlando to Charleston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Tampa to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Charleston via Newark
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Punta Gorda to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $330
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 Tampa Union Station to Kissimmee Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Tampa Union Station to Jacksonville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $100
Train from Jacksonville Amtrak Station to Charleston Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$70 - $100
Bus 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
Bus from Tampa, FL to Bradenton, FL
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Tampa, FL to Punta Gorda, FL
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $32
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Atlanta Tours Inc
Bus from Tampa to Savannah
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.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 Tampa, Fl to Savannah, Ga
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $100

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There is no direct flight from Tampa Airport to Charleston Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 42m and has one stopover.

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Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station bus services, operated by Southeastern Stages, arrive at Charleston, SC station.

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Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Charleston Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station is 439 miles. It takes approximately 7h 38m to drive from Tampa to Charleston Amtrak Station.

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United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Tampa Airport to Charleston Airport.

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