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Airport code CHS is the airport IATA code on flights to Charleston, SC
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Charleston, SC Vacation

About Charleston, SC

The oldest city in South Carolina, Charleston is known for its friendly atmosphere and historical architecture. The city's historic downtown, nestled between the Ashley and Cooper rivers, looks hardly changed since before the American Civil War. A special ordinance has prevented the skyline being altered by tall, modern structures. As such, history buffs should jump at the chance of cheap flights to Charleston, SC. That's not the end of Charleston's attractions though. The city also boasts plenty of culture and excellent food. The city has hot summers and mild winters but the best times for flights to Charleston, SC, are in the autumn or late spring, as the summers can get humid. Discover here the best offers for Flight + Hotel to Charleston.

Things to do and places to visit in Charleston, SC

A trip to Charleston is a trip back in time to America's antebellum past where the warm-hearted locals will make you feel welcome, and Church spires and Georgian mansions abound. The architecture, however, isn't Charleston's sole appeal. The city is also known for its delicious food – a twist on usual southern fare with added African and Caribbean elements. Seafood is a key feature of Charleston's cuisine, with fresh catfish, crab and shrimp all common ingredients. Altogether, there are lots of reasons to book flights to Charleston.

Some great things to do in Charleston:

  • Take a boat trip to see Fort Sumter where the American Civil War began
  • Learn more about local history at the Charleston Museum
  • See a wide variety of performances at the Spoleto Festival
  • Go on a spooky ghost tour
  • Ride in a horse-drawn carriage
  • Walk along Museum Mile on Meeting Street, which is full of museums and historic sites
  • Spend a day relaxing at Folly Beach
  • Sample the impressive beer selection at Closed for Business on King Street
  • Catch a show at Dock Street Theatre
  • Take the kids to Frankie's Fun Park to ride the rollercoasters
  • Shop for souvenirs at Old City Market
  • Check out the improve comedy at Theatre 99 on Meeting Street
  • Enjoy a relaxing walk along the waterfront
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Airports in Charleston, SC

Charleston's airport is only a short distance outside of the city. Flights to Charleston arrive from a range of US cities into Charleston International Airport, which is South Carolina's busiest airport. The airport is also home to a military airbase and the Boeing assembly plant for Boeing 787 Dreamliners.

  • Charleston International Airport

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    Top carriers include: JetBlue Airways and United Airlines.


    It is located approximately 20km to the northwest of Downtown Charleston.


    Two bus services connect the airport with Downtown Charleston: the CARTA Express Route 4 and the CARTA Route 11. Taxis are also available at the airport.

Frequently asked questions about flights to Charleston, SC

How can I find cheap flights to Charleston, SC on eDreams?
At eDreams you will find flights from $5 to Charleston, SC. Thanks to the combination of various technologies, machine learning algorithms and real user searches on our platform, you will be able to choose between the different options that best suit your needs when you have to fly to Charleston, SC.
✈️ Which airlines fly to Charleston, SC?
Airlines flying direct from the US to Charleston, SC include:
  • Allegiant Air, with flights from Covington, KY - Cincinatti, OH, Pittsburgh, PA and from Indianapolis, IN, for example.
  • Delta Air Lines also operates numerous flights, some of them originating from New York, Boston and Louisville, KY.
  • American Airlines, with flights from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Charleston, SC and Miami and also from Indianapolis, IN.
Airlines with indirect flights to Charleston, SC include:
  • American Airlines, which flies from Fort Lauderdale, FL, Indianapolis, IN or Orlando.
  • United Airlines, with flights from Seattle and Boston, as well as from Los Angeles.
  • Delta Air Lines, with flights from Indianapolis, IN, Springfield,MO and also Nashville, TN.
🕑 How long before a flight to Charleston, SC should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Charleston, SC, you should get to the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs, and boarding the airplane can take some time. At eDreams, you can find the best deals for flights to Charleston, SC departing from over 80 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Charleston, SC with eDreams you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
✈️ What is the name of Charleston, SC’s airport?
Charleston, SC is served by 1 airport[s]. Charleston International Airport operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 80 cities, such as Newark - Nj, Tampa and Washington, D.C. (Arlington County), VA, the most popular routes.
📌 How far is Charleston, SC’s airport from the city centre?
Charleston, SC’s airport Charleston International Airport is located 11 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to Charleston, SC’s city centre?
Public transport: The price for the trip is about 2.00 USD per person.
Taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Charleston International Airport , the average price for the ride to Charleston, SC centre is around 6.00 USD per km.
Car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, eDreams has the best offers of car rentals in Charleston, SC. Pick your preferred car type and get from Charleston International Airport to Charleston, SC city centre on your own terms.
⛅ What is the weather like in Charleston, SC?
If you're looking for summer vibes, the best time to travel to Charleston, SC is in June, July and August, when the average temperature reaches 29.63 °C, while May, July and June are the 3 sunniest months of the year, with an average of 174.2 hours. However, if you prefer colder temperatures, make sure you visit Charleston, SC during January, February or March to experience an average of 7.3 °C. For those who don't care too much about temperatures, but want to avoid getting wet in the rain, it's important to avoid travelling during January, February and April, when the average precipitation in Charleston, SC is 9 mm, while the months of January, February and March are drier, with an average of 0 mm.

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