Distance from Atlanta, GA to Charleston, SC

Distance

300 mi

Time

5 hours 50 mins

Gas Cost

$21 - $42

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There are 266.09 miles from Atlanta to Charleston in southeast direction and 300 miles (482.80 kilometers) by car, following the I-20 route.

Atlanta and Charleston are 5 hours 50 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Atlanta, GA to Charleston, SC. The halfway point is Belvedere, SC.

Atlanta, GA and Charleston, SC are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 12:37 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 13.90 gallons of gas to cover the route between Atlanta, GA and Charleston, SC.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Atlanta to Charleston is $34.74.

During the route, an average car will release 272.27 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Atlanta, GA and Charleston, SC

If you want to meet halfway between Atlanta, GA and Charleston, SC or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 33.538981 and -81.986466, or 33º 32' 20.3316" N, 81º 59' 11.2776" W. This location is 150.09 miles away from Atlanta, GA and Charleston, SC and it would take approximately 2 hours 55 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Belvedere, SC, situated 151.79 miles from Atlanta, GA and 153.19 miles from Charleston, SC. It would take 2 hours 47 mins to go from Atlanta to Belvedere and 3 hours 11 mins to go from Charleston to Belvedere.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Atlanta, GA and Charleston, SC is Augusta, GA, situated 144.29 miles from Atlanta, GA and 155.33 miles from Charleston, SC. It would take 2 hours 43 mins to go from Atlanta to Augusta and 3 hours 22 mins to go from Charleston to Augusta.

Major Cities Along the Route

The only major city along the route is North Charleston, SC.


Best Hotels In or Near Charleston, SC

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Atlanta, GA

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From $18

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Weather in Atlanta and Charleston

Atlanta

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures peaking at 78°F on Friday.

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7 70 degrees 7 77 degrees 4 59 degrees 3 80 degrees 6 99 degrees

Charleston

Rain on Sunday and Monday, with temperatures rising to 81°F on Saturday.

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Wind Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day Partly cloudy day
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13% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 15% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 10% Rain probability
14 27 degrees 13 31 degrees 11 31 degrees 7 37 degrees 8 63 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Atlanta, GA and Charleston, SC in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 266.09 mi 428.23 km 231.23 nautical mi
Driving distance 300 mi 482.80 km 260.69 nautical mi

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