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North Charleston-New York Train Timetable
There are 2 daily trains from North Charleston to New York. Traveling by train from North Charleston to New York usually takes around 13 hours and 49 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Silver Service train can make the trip in 13 hours and 43 minutes.
|Distance||635 mi (1022 km)|
|Fastest train||13h 43m|
|Trains per day||2|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Silver Service|
What is the price of a train ticket from North Charleston to New York?
In the last month, €111.30 was the average price of a train ticket from North Charleston, SC to New York, NY. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 23 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €64.35 more than that for a same-day booking.
Average prices by travel date
Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from North Charleston to New York will vary between €94 and €162. Planning a train trip to New York within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from North Charleston over the next 7 days is €111. 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
If you are trying to decide when to travel from North Charleston to New York by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for August. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just €94 – the lowest of the year.
Alternatively, if you plan to travel from North Charleston to New York in December, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to €118 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
If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 23 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to New York from North Charleston will be about €64.35 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.
Which train should you take from North Charleston to New York?
2 train services operate from North Charleston, South Carolina to New York, New York. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Palmetto||1||13h 56m||€116.85|
|Amtrak Silver Service||1||13h 43m||€132.55|
The Palmetto is an Amtrak train service that runs a total of 829 miles from New York City to Savannah, GA, connecting 20 cities from the Northeast to the Southeast along the way. Traveling from North Charleston to New York is comfortable and relaxing on the Palmetto, thanks to the train’s free WiFi, power outlets, and seating with extra legroom. You can pick from 1 daily departures along this route, with train ticket pricing at an average of on the Palmetto.
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 New York start from €90 and the average train journey lasts about 13 hours and 43 minutes.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from North Charleston to New York 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 New York?
The distance between North Charleston and New York is approximately 635 miles, or 1022 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 13 hours and 49 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 13 hours and 43 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 New York are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Sunday 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 10:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 21:00. 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 New York?
Trains leave the station in North Charleston twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to New York with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.
You can also take a train for your return trip from New York to North Charleston. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from North Charleston to New York for €82.10.
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Where is the train station in North Charleston?
There is one train station in North Charleston.
Where is the train station in New York?
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