About Us

A trusted name in travel, Gray Line of Charleston provides informative, entertaining minibus day-trip tours of Charleston’s famous historic district daily to visitors from across the USA and around the globe. Just click to learn more about reserving one of our Historic Charleston Tours.

All Gray Line of Charleston tour vehicles are climate controlled. The comfortable 20 to 25-passenger minibuses are specially designed to traverse downtown Charleston’s narrow historic streets. Accessing cobblestone streets and alleyways provides close-up views of some of the city’s most significant details that large buses often miss.

Gray Line of Charleston’s fleet is carefully maintained and regularly updated for passenger comfort and safety. Gray Line of Charleston is the only tour bus company in Charleston that offers a handicap-accessible vehicle.

Same-day Tickets may be available from the Gray Line Dispatcher in the Charleston Visitor Center Bus Shed located at 375 Meeting Street where the Bus Tours depart and conclude. Advance Reservations are suggested for these popular Tours. Simply call 843-722-4444 or Email, 24-hours in advance to ensure availability and to accommodate any special needs. Private Tours and MiniBuses for Special Events are available. Downtown Parking is easy in the Charleston Visitors Center parking lot or the nearby Republic Parking Garage.

Started in 1960s by the Rentiers family and still a locally owned, family-run business, Gray Line of Charleston partners with many local of the top attractions. For example: SpiritLine Cruises and Fort Sumter Tours, enabling specials and discounts for visitors seeking  combination tours. For a complete list please click here. For a ‘land and sea’ comprehensive perspective into the port city of historic Charleston and South Carolina’s rich past...just click to go to the Gray Line of Charleston Tours ‘Combos’ page and learn more.