The driving distance from Charleston, South Carolina to Atlanta, Georgia is:

299 miles / 481 km

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Driving distance from Charleston, SC to Atlanta, GA

The total driving distance from Charleston, SC to Atlanta, GA is 299 miles or 481 kilometers.

Your trip begins in Charleston, South Carolina. It ends in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Atlanta is the capital of America’s south. It is a prime meeting location in America and was listed as one of the 20 Most Cultured Cities in America by Travel and Leisure Magazine. In less than 5 hours you will arrive in the capital city of Georgia from Charleston.

If you are looking to experience history, art and culture in Atlanta we recommend Fernbank Museum of Natural History, High Museum of Art and Atlanta History Center.

Fernbank is located near Emory University, built along the border of a 65-acre preserved. It has the largest old-growth urban Piedmont forest in the United States.

Fernbank has the world’s largest dinosaurs in the permanent exhibition (Giants of the Mesozoic), home to over a million Native American and European artifacts from Mission Santa Catalina de Guale and the Fernbank’s IMAX Theater is the biggest movie screen in Atlanta.

The High Museum of Art is a leading art museum in the southeastern United States with more than 14,000 collections of classic and contemporary art.

The Atlanta History Center is located in the heart of historic Buckhead. You can visit 2 Atlanta historic homes, the 1928 Swan House and the 1860s Smith Family Farm in the center. Your all-inclusive admission ticket will also include a tour of the Margaret Mitchell House, birthplace of Gone with the Wind.

Charleston, South Carolina

City: Charleston
State: South Carolina
Country: United States
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Atlanta, Georgia

City: Atlanta
State: Georgia
Country: United States
Category: cities

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