Charleston Airport Guide to Charleston International Airport (CHS)

Charleston Airport Services

In this page you’ll find the Services options at Charleston International Airport.

Charleston international Airport (CHS) is an international airport serving Charleston, South Carolina, United States. Concretely, the airport is located about 20 km away from Charleston city centre. CHS Airport has one large passenger Terminal, where you can find the following Services and Facilities:


- Restaurants and cafeterias
- Shops and Dutty free
- Car rental services
- Transportation access
- Parking access
- Taxi/Shuttle access

Check-in area

The following airlines offer curbside checkin. 
- Southwest
- Delta

Emergency Call Boxes

Emergency Call Boxes are located throughout Charleston International Airport’s parking facilities in the event a passenger needs assistance while with us. 

Some Amenities

• Free wifi. Log on to CHSFREEWIFI
• 2,000 electrical outlets and USB ports for mobile device charging
• Animal relief stations located outside Ticketing and the Rental Car Pavilion
• Vending machines, located in baggage claim
• Family restrooms
• Public telephones
• Information Desk 
• Mail back service for items not allowed through the security checkpoint. See the Information Desk to purchase boxes and postage.

Lost and Found

If you have left something in the terminal building or parking areas, please call the Communications Center at 8437671100. You may also contact Officer Josh Morrison, the property custodian, by e-mail at between 8:00h and 17:00h Monday to Friday. Please contact your airline or car rental company if items are left behind on aircraft or in rental cars.

Smoking in the airport

Smoking is allowed in designated areas on the center curb outside the terminal building. Smoking to include electronic cigarettes is prohibited adjacent to any entrance and inside the terminal. 

Recreational devices

For safety reasons hover boards, drones, skateboards, scooters, and shoes with wheels are prohibited in or around the airport terminal. 

Post Office

UPS and FEDEX drop off boxes are located adjacent to the Information Desk. In addition, a mail slot is available for passengers that would like to drop off postcards and letters for mailing.