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Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC by train

The journey from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC by train is 177.39 mi and takes 24 hr 26 min. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:34 AM and the last at 11:37 PM. It is possible to travel from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC by train for as little as $95.82 or as much as $191.71. The best price for this journey is $95.82.

Lowest Price$95.82
Journey Duration24 hr 26 min
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price$95.82
Highest Price$191.71
First Departure1:34 AM
Last Departure11:37 PM
Distance177.39 mi
DepartureCharleston, SC
ArrivalCharlotte, NC
CarriersAmtrak

Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Jun 19, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC by train?

The cheapest train tickets from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC cost $95.82. On average, you can expect to spend around $128.59 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC.
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The prices for train tickets from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately $128.59. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long will it take me to travel from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC by train?

The distance between Charleston, SC and Charlotte, NC is approximately 177.39 mi. In general, it will take you about 24 hr 26 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey between Charleston, SC and Charlotte, NC runs for about 177.39 mi and usually takes approximately 24 hr 26 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 11 hr 41 min. If you are trying to get from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When traveling from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC by train, which stations can I use?

You can depart from Charleston, SC at stations such as Charleston International Airport/Air Force Base. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Charlotte, NC at the following stations: Charlotte (Freedom Dr),Charlotte Douglas International. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Charleston, SC and Charlotte, NC. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do journeys run from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC?

You will be able to travel from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 2 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 0 direct connections from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 2 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Charleston, SC - Charlotte, NC train tickets can be found for as low as $89.93 if you’re lucky, or $108.35 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $134.33.

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When travelling to Charlotte, NC by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
19.98kg
Bus
21.41kg
Flight
57.1kg
Car
45.68kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Charleston, SC and Charlotte, NC are 19.98kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Charleston, SC and Charlotte, NC? By taking the train between Charleston, SC and Charlotte, NC you will save 37.12kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.43kg compared to a bus and 25.7kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC?
A train ticket from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC is $128.59. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $95.82.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC is $95.82. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Charleston, SC and Charlotte, NC by train?
Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC is 177.39 mi.
How long does the train between Charleston, SC and Charlotte, NC take?
Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC is on average 24 hr 26 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 11 hr 41 min.
How many train connections per day go from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC?
Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC leave?
The earliest train from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC departs at 1:34 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC depart?
The latest train from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC departs at 11:37 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $95.82 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Charleston, SC and Charlotte, NC is 11 hr 41 min.
Is there a direct train from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC?
Yes, there is a direct train between Charleston, SC and Charlotte, NC.
What are the CO2 emissions for Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC by train?
The train journey from Charleston, SC to Charlotte, NC creates 19.98kg of CO2 emissions.

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