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Orlando-Charleston Bus Schedule
Orlando to Charleston bus - cost & duration
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Orlando to Charleston right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Orlando to Charleston?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $50.40 was the low point for bus fares from Orlando to Charleston. Buses from Charleston to Orlando are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $50.40 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 14 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $49.00 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 10 hours and 25 minutes to cover the 305 miles (491 kilometers) from Orlando, FL to Charleston, SC. However, the fastest bus only takes 10 hours and 5 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Orlando to Charleston for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Orlando?
There is usually only one bus per day from Orlando to Charleston. It leaves the station in Orlando at 10:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.
How many buses are there each day?
What bus companies travel from Orlando to Charleston?
There is one bus company that operates from Orlando to Charleston. Greyhound is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.
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Where does the bus leave from in Orlando?
Most buses depart from the main station in Orlando, Florida:
- Greyhound Station - 555 N John Young Pkwy
Where does the bus arrive in Charleston?
All buses from Orlando arrive at one main station in Charleston, South Carolina:
- Greyhound Station - 3610 Dorchester Rd
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