Buses from Myrtle Beach to Charleston

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Myrtle Beach - Charleston Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Myrtle Beach to Charleston. Traveling by bus from Myrtle Beach to Charleston usually takes around 2 hours, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.

Distance87 mi (141 km)
Shortest duration2h 0m
Cheapest price$21.40
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceSoutheastern Stages
Bus lines1

What bus companies travel from Myrtle Beach to Charleston?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Myrtle Beach to Charleston. Southeastern Stages is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Southeastern Stages12h 20m$22.65
  • Southeastern Stages

    Southeastern Stages

    Founded in 1933, Southeastern Stages has a long legacy of providing safe, reliable bus transportation across the Southeastern U.S. This premier bus service provides routes across Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. Southeastern Stages also has one of the largest fleets of ADA compliant coaches and was one of the first to adopt safety features such as advanced collision avoidance technology. Onboard these modern coaches, passengers can enjoy free Wi-Fi, reclining seats, overhead reading lights, and restrooms.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Myrtle Beach to Charleston during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus 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, bus 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.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

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 bus ride from Myrtle Beach to Charleston?

The bus takes an average of 2 hours to cover the 87 miles from Myrtle Beach to Charleston. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

The busiest and least busy days to travel on this route tend to change frequently from week to week. Weather, holidays, local events, and other factors can affect how crowded the bus is on any given day.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Myrtle Beach?

There is usually only one bus per day from Myrtle Beach to Charleston. It leaves the station in Myrtle Beach at 11:00am 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?

There is usually only one bus per day from Myrtle Beach to Charleston. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

City Information

Charleston

An idyllic city with quaint moss-covered and time-washed buildings, Charleston offers plenty of scenic sights and culturally significant destinations to explore. The highlights of this amazing city are its cobblestone streets and hauntingly beautiful mansions (some are even rumored to be actually haunted). The best way to enjoy these timeless relics is to take a walking tour around town, with or without a local guide. As you enjoy your walking tour, don’t miss out on the chance to explore The Battery, which features some of the most photogenic spots in the entire city. This quarter used to be the center of all maritime activities in the city, but it is now a famous tourist area. The nearby White Point Garden, which houses interesting Civil War-era relics, is also a great destination.

Charleston is a top foodie destination, being quite famous for its Southern staples. The best places to indulge in these Southern delicacies are Husk and Magnolias. If you crave some seafood, Hyman’s Seafood is a local favorite. Plus, Charleston's nightlife makes it a great destination for bachelorette parties.

The main bus station in the city is located on Rivers Ave. The city’s main airport is the Charleston International Airport, 12 miles northwest of downtown.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Myrtle Beach?

Main departure station: J&D Travel - 511 7th Ave N

Most buses depart from the main station in Myrtle Beach.

All bus stations in Myrtle Beach:

  • J&D Travel - 511 7th Ave N

Where does the bus arrive in Charleston?

Main arrival station: Bus Station - 3610 Dorchester Rd

All buses from Myrtle Beach arrive at one main station in Charleston.

All bus stations in Charleston:

  • Bus Station - 3610 Dorchester Rd

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