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Planning to travel from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC?

The prices for train tickets from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC 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. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC will cost $ 74.19. The average train ticket price is approximately $ 120.10. 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.

Journey Summary with Train

The journey from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC by Train is 729 km and takes 5 h 35 min. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 09:59 and the last at 19:24. It is possible to travel from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC by Train for as little as $ 74.19 or as much as $ 624. The best price for this journey is $ 120.82.

Best Price $ 94.42
Journey Duration 5 h 42 min
Connection per Day 2
Lowest Price $ 94.42
Highest Price $ 258
First Departure 08:10
Last Departure 19:24
Distance 453.0 mi
Departure Washington, DC
Arrival Charleston, SC
Carriers Amtrack, Amtrak

Train Tickets from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC

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Departure date
Friday,Feb 03 2023

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$ 111.15

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Washington, DC to Charleston, SC Co2 Emissions by Train

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Flight
207.765kg
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10.206kg
Bus
49.572kg
Car
35.721kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC?
A train ticket from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC is $ 120.10. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's a busy time of day. Occasionally find them for as cheap as $ 74.19.
What's the cheapest {{ transport }} ticket from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC is $ 74.19. We recommend booking as early as possible and non-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible.
What's the distance between Washington, DC and Charleston, SC by train?
Washington, DC to Charleston, SC is 728.5km.
How long does the train between Washington, DC and Charleston, SC last?
Washington, DC to Charleston, SC is on average 5 h 35 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 h 24 min.
Which companies operate from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC?
Washington, DC to Charleston, SC is covered by 1 operator(s). You can find on Virail Amtrak provide services on this route.
How many train connections per day go from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC?
Washington, DC to Charleston, SC has 2 connections per day on average. However, depending on the day there are a maximum of 4 and a minimum of 1.
What time does the first train from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC leave?
The earliest train from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC departs at 09:59. 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 Washington, DC to Charleston, SC leave?
The latest train from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC departs at 19:24. 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 Washington, DC to Charleston, SC 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 $ 94.42 but this may be subject to change depending on demand .
From which stations can I leave from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC?
There are 3 station(s) that you can depart from Washington, DC to go to Charleston, SC. You can go from Washington, Dc, Washington, Dc - Union Station and Union Station and you can arrive at North Charleston, Sc and Charleston, Sc Station.
What's the fastest journey time between Washington, DC to Charleston, SC by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Washington, DC and Charleston, SC is 4 h 24 min.
Is there a direct train from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC?
Yes there is a direct train between Washington, DC and Charleston, SC.
What are the CO2 emissions for Washington, DC to Charleston, SC by train?
The train journey from Washington, DC to Charleston, SC creates 10.206kg CO2 emissions.

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