Distance from Atlanta, GA to Charleston, SC

Distance

305 mi

Time

4 hours 45 mins

Gas Cost

$29 - $57

There are 266.09 miles from Atlanta to Charleston in southeast direction and 305 miles (490.85 kilometers) by car, following the I-20 route.

Atlanta and Charleston are 4 hours 45 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 (EDT). Current time in both locations is 5:58 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with a fuel efficiency of MPG will need 12.26 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 $41.16.

During the route, an average car will release 240.21 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. The carbon footprint would be 0.79 pounds of CO2 per mile.


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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 33.553249 and -81.958290, or 33º 33' 11.6964" N, 81º 57' 29.844" W. This location is 152.65 miles away from Atlanta, GA and Charleston, SC and it would take approximately 2 hours 22 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 152 miles from Atlanta, GA and 158 miles from Charleston, SC. It would take 2 hours 16 mins to go from Atlanta to Belvedere and 2 hours 38 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 miles from Atlanta, GA and 167 miles from Charleston, SC. It would take 2 hours 14 mins to go from Atlanta to and 2 hours 47 mins to go from Charleston to Augusta.

Major Cities Along the Route

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



Weather in Atlanta and Charleston

Compare the weather today and the next four days in Atlanta, GA and Charleston, SC:

Atlanta

Rain throughout the week.

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Rain Cloudy Rain Rain Rain
62° 49° 62° 45° 57° 47° 67° 50° 71° 59°
64% Rain probability 24% Rain probability 99% Rain probability 100% Rain probability 41% Rain probability
5 238 degrees 4 347 degrees 6 119 degrees 5 150 degrees 4 210 degrees

Charleston

Light rain on Monday through next Saturday.

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Partly cloudy day Cloudy Rain Rain Partly cloudy day
73° 58° 69° 57° 64° 54° 69° 61° 73° 64°
15% Rain probability 24% Rain probability 61% Rain probability 74% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
6 223 degrees 8 16 degrees 8 27 degrees 5 138 degrees 5 229 degrees

Lowest Price Rental Cars in Atlanta, GA

Planning on renting a car to go from Atlanta, GA to Charleston, SC? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Atlanta, GA:

Small

Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


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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 428.22 km 231.22 nautical mi
Driving distance 305 mi 491.32 km 265.29 nautical mi

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