CHARLESTON AIRPORT (CHS)
|Charleston International Airport (10 miles northwest of downtown Charleston, South Carolina) is served by the following ground transportation options:
A - local bus
B - shared ride van
C - taxi
D - limousine
E - rental car
The airport has 1 terminal with 2 concourses - A and B.
|Terminal passenger links
Shuttle services are provided for transport between the terminal and overflow parking lots.
|A: Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA) Buses
CARTA provides a public bus transportation service (route 11) into downtown Charleston. Journey takes approximately 1 hour.
@ Summer 2009 fares are:
- regular, $1.50.
- day pass, $5.
Exact fare needed.
|B1: Shared Ride Vans
A small number of companies provide regular pre-arranged shuttle service to various destinations, including downtown Charleston (in fact a regular shuttle bus runs to Charleston.)
@ Summer 2009 a fare to downtown Charleston is $12.
|B2: Hotel Shuttles
Courtesy vans are operated by select hotels in and around the airport area.
Taxi stands at the Charleston Airport South Carolina are located at the side of the inner terminal road.
@ Summer 2009 the meter fare for taxi departure from the airport is $2.15 per loaded mile with no additional charge for the first two passengers. For each passenger in excess of 2, a fee of $12 per passenger per trip will be charged.
@ Summer 2009 some example approximate fares (based on 1 or 2 persons) are:
- downtown Charleston, $25-$30.
- James Island and Resorts, $30-$44.
- Johns Island (Seabrook Island Gate or Kiawah Island Gate, $60-$65.)
A small number of limousine companies provide pre-arranged service at the airport.
|E: Rental Cars
Rental car counters are located outside of Baggage Claim.
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