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Clemson - North Charleston Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

On most days, there is one scheduled train that travels from Clemson to North Charleston. The train trip from Clemson to North Charleston is usually about 27 hours and 7 minutes long. However, be prepared just in case your train arrives slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance207 mi (334 km)
Fastest train27h 7m
Lowest price$464.89
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
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What is the price of a train ticket from Clemson to North Charleston?

In the last 30 days, the average cost of a train ticket from Clemson to North Charleston was $464.89. Train tickets on this route are typically priced higher due to the distance covered. You have the best chances of scoring the cheapest ticket to North Charleston if you book your train tickets at least 4 days in advance. Waiting to purchase until the day of your trip could end up costing you an extra $128.53.

Monthly average prices

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Mark your calendar for September if you want to score the cheapest train tickets from Clemson to North Charleston. You’ll find the best deals during this time of year, when tickets cost an average of $286. If you're planning a trip from Clemson to North Charleston during December, bear in mind that ticket prices are usually higher during this month. Expect to pay about $569 for your train ticket, unless you book well in advance and find an even better deal.

Which train should you take from Clemson to North Charleston?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Clemson to North Charleston. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak11d 3h 7m$529.16
  • Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 1 Amtrak trains from Clemson to North Charleston every day, as well as 0 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $465.

Frequently Asked Questions

The distance between Clemson and North Charleston is approximately 207 miles, or 334 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 27 hours and 7 minutes,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

Trains from Clemson to North Charleston are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Clemson at 1:00am and arrives in North Charleston around 27 hours later.

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from North Charleston to Clemson.

City Information

North Charleston

North Charleston, SC

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North Charleston, SC

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North Charleston, SC

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North Charleston is a promising travel destination with quirky landmarks and fun activities for all travelers. To explore the city’s rich history, the H.L. Hunley Museum offers everything you need. Featuring the first successful combat submarine in the world as well as other Civil War-era relics, the museum will keep you enthralled for a whole morning. Other notable museums include the Greater Charleston Naval Memorial as well as the Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum. For fans of cultural activities, don’t pass up the chance to enjoy an event at the North Charleston Coliseum, which is one of the largest venues in South Carolina. If you enjoy staying away from a crowd and exploring nature, a walk around Riverfront Park will be what you need.

Though North Charleston might not feature a lively food scene like Charleston does, the city’s staples will still satisfy hungry travelers. Nigel’s Good Food is a local favorite and a good place to start your food tour. Chill-N-Grill is a great spot to grab some fresh seafood.

The city’s transportation center is located on Gaynor Ave. Travelers can catch Southeastern Stages buses here. Travelers can also catch Amtrak trains passing through the city at this station. North Charleston is served by Amtrak’s Palmetto and Silver Meteor lines. The main airport is the Charleston International Airport.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Clemson?

Main departure station: 1105 Tiger Blvd

There is one train station in Clemson.

All train stations in Clemson:

  • 1105 Tiger Blvd

Where is the train station in North Charleston?

Main arrival station: 4565 Gaynor Ave

The Amtrak Station in North Charleston is an intermodal transportation hub offering both intercity bus services and train services for travelers into and out of the Charleston area. The station opened in 2018 and offers modern amenities like charging ports along with vending machines and restrooms. Amtrak’s Palmetto service from Savannah to New York and Silver Meteor service from Miami to New York both stop in North Charleston. Southeastern Stages provides bus service from this station to destinations throughout the South.

Train stations in North Charleston:

  • 4565 Gaynor Ave

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