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Airports in South Carolina

Charlotte-Douglas International Airport (CLT)

Overview

Located just eight miles (11km) from downtown Charlotte, Charlotte-Douglas International Airport is one of the busiest airports in the US, serving more than 30 million passengers each year.

Processing this many passengers has forced the facility to be extra efficient, and Charlotte-Douglas International Airport is very popular for its excellent service and amenities. Plenty of shopping and dining choices make the airport a pleasant place to pass a layover, and it even has an onsite Aviation Museum with a collection of more than 50 aircraft.

Location

The airport is situated seven miles (11km) west of Charlotte, North Carolina.

Getting to the city

The Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS) runs a bus service between the city and the airport, picking up passengers in front of Zone D Baggage Claim. All other ground transportation operates from the lower level of the terminal. Courtesy vehicles are available for most local hotels and motels. Taxis are also available.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT -4 from March to November).

Contacts

Tel: +1 704 359 4013 or 704 359 4910.

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Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR)

Location

The airport is situated three miles (5km) southwest of downtown Myrtle Beach.

Getting to the city

Coast RTA provides public bus service to and from the airport every day from around 8am until 6pm. Adult bus fare is $1.50. There are hotel shuttles that run to and from the airport, as well as taxis and rental cars available.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT -4 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

Contacts

Tel: +1 843 448 1589.

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Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE)

Location

The airport is situated five miles (8km) southwest of Columbia.

Getting to the city

The Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority bus stop is located at Midlands Technical College-Airport Campus, which is very near the airport. Taxis and rental cars are also available and many hotels provide airport shuttles.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT -4 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

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Charleston International Airport (CHS)

Location

The airport is situated 12 miles (20km) northwest of downtown Charleston.

Getting to the city

CARTA offers services to and from the airport on the NASH Express between about 8am and 10pm on weekdays and Saturdays and from 12pm to 8pm on Sundays. There is a free shuttle bus that takes visitors from the bus stop in the downtown area to nearby hotels and major attractions. Adult bus fare is $3.50. Taxis, shuttles and rental cars are also available.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT -4 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

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Greenville–Spartanburg International Airport (GSP)

Location

The airport is situated about 12 miles (20km) from Greenville.

Getting to the city

Atchison Transportation Services is the only official ground transportation provider authorised by the airport. The company offers door-to-door transport to and from anywhere in the Carolinas. Rental cars are also available.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT -4 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

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Charlotte-Douglas International Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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