Charleston International Airport is served by American Eagle, Delta, JetBlue, Southwest, United Express, and US Airways. You’ll find more frequent flights in high season.
Airlines and Airports
Airline and Airport Links.com. You'll find links to many of the world's airlines and airports here. www.airlineandairportlinks.com.
Transportation Security Administration. Check in for answers to almost every question that might come up, particularly regarding security issues. Available 24 hours a day. 866/289–9673. www.tsa.gov.
Charleston International Airport is about 12 miles west of downtown. Charleston Executive Airport on John's Island is used by noncommercial aircraft, as is Mount Pleasant Regional Airport.
Charleston Executive Airport (2742 Fort Trenholm Rd., Johns Island, SC, 29455. 843/559–2401 or 843/746–7600. www.atlanticaviation.com.)
Charleston International Airport (5500 International Blvd., North Charleston, SC, 29418. 843/797–7000. www.chs-airport.com.)
Mt. Pleasant Regional Airport (700 Faison Rd., Mount Pleasant, SC, 29466. 843/884–8837.)
Several cab companies serve the airport. Most companies, including Yellow Cab, average $25. Green Taxi, which offers hybrid vehicles, charges a minimum of $35 for an airport run. To ride in style, book a limo or other luxury vehicle through Charleston Black Cab Company or Charleston Downtown Limo.
Charleston International Airport Ground Transportation arranges shuttles for $12 per person to downtown. You can arrange to be picked up by the same service when returning to the airport by making a reservation with the driver.
Charleston Black Cab Company (843/216–2627. charlestonblackcabcompany.com.)
Charleston Downtown Limo (843/723–1111 or 843/973–0990. charlestondowntownlimo.com.)
Charleston International Airport Ground Transportation (5500 International Blvd., North Charleston, SC, 29418. 843/767–7026. www.chs-airport.com/Transportation-and-Parking/Subpage-1.aspx.)