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Trip Summary

There are 2 daily trains from North Charleston to Miami. Traveling by train from North Charleston to Miami usually takes around 18 hours and 8 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Silver Service train can make the trip in 13 hours and 48 minutes.

Distance490 mi (789 km)
Fastest train13h 48m
Lowest price$90.11
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Silver Service
Train lines2

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from North Charleston, SC to Miami, FL

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Karolina

June 28, 2019 - Solo travel

Amtrak Silver Service

Pros: Space. Cons: It was very long, 15hours in total but that can’t be improved ahah. Tips: No.

Pros: Space. Cons: It was very long, 15hours in total but that can’t be improved ahah. Tips: No.

What is the price of a train ticket from North Charleston to Miami?

In the last month, C$106.55 was the average price of a train ticket from North Charleston, SC to Miami, FL. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 27 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around C$44.87 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

$164$110$55JunJun

Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from North Charleston to Miami will vary between C$95 and C$163. Planning a train trip to Miami within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from North Charleston over the next 7 days is C$106. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Monthly average prices

$122$97$73$49$24JASONDJFMAMJ

If you are trying to decide when to travel from North Charleston to Miami by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for September. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just C$93 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from North Charleston to Miami in December, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to C$112 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

$152$122$91$61$303020100

If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 27 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Miami from North Charleston will be about C$44.87 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from North Charleston to Miami?

2 train services operate from North Charleston, South Carolina to Miami, Florida. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak122h 39m$113.57
Amtrak Silver Service113h 49m$125.87
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    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 North Charleston to Miami every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $90.

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  • Amtrak Silver Service

    Amtrak Silver Service

    The Silver Service is an Amtrak train line that runs from New York City to Miami, connecting the largest cities in the Mid-Atlantic region with key destinations in the South and many places across the Sunshine State. Two trains, the Silver Meteor and Silver Star, collectively comprise the Silver Service. The trains come equipped with a variety of sleeper cars that travelers taking an overnight train can choose from, as well as a variety of amenities like free WiFi, power outlets, and a café car. One-way train tickets for the Silver Service from North Charleston to Miami start from $90 and the average train journey lasts about 13 hours and 49 minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from North Charleston to Miami during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from North Charleston to Miami?

The distance between North Charleston and Miami is approximately 490 miles, or 789 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 18 hours and 8 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 13 hours and 48 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from North Charleston to Miami are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs North Charleston at 4:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from North Charleston to Miami?

Trains leave the station in North Charleston twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. One of these is a direct train, which will typically get you to Miami faster. While it might still have stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains during your trip.

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

City Information

Miami

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With its sprawling beaches, beaming sunshine and thriving nightlife, Miami is one of the most popular vacation destinations in the United States, if not the world. Boasting an incredible 35-mile stretch of beachfront and warm ocean water, Miami is the perfect place to relax and recharge under the sun. And recharge you must, as it is at night when the city really comes to life. Famous for its vibrant bars and nightclubs, Miami will help you dance all your troubles away.

If you are a foodie, you will be delighted to know that Miami is the city with the highest number of restaurants per capita in the U.S., giving you the unique opportunity to treat your tastebuds to fine cuisine from all over the world, including Cuba, Colombia, Russia and Ethiopia. And if you’re a brew connoisseur, keep in mind that Miami has some of the highest-rated beer in the country.

While you’re in Miami, make your way to the Wynwood district and check out the world-famous Wynwood Walls – a growing outdoor art exhibit featuring large-scale works by some of the best-known street artists from around the globe. After that, head over to the Miami Design District for a well-deserved shopping spree.

Station Information

Where is the train station in North Charleston?

Departure stations

There is one train station in North Charleston.

Where is the train station in Miami?

Arrival stations

The Amtrak Station at 8303 NW 37th Ave in Miami opened in 1978 as the southern destination of Amtrak's Silver Service trains. Parking is available at the station, and at the large waiting area inside, you'll find vending machines, restrooms, and on-site Amtrak customer service staff. The train station is located in the Hialeah area of Miami, just a few blocks from the Tri-Rail and Metrorail Transfer Station, making it easy to connect with public transit lines to other areas of sunny Miami.

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