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Charlotte - Charlotte Bus Station
Raleigh - RALEIGH, NC
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Raleigh - RALEIGH, NC
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Charlotte - Charlotte Bus Station
Raleigh - RALEIGH, NC
Charlotte - Charlotte Bus Station
Raleigh - RALEIGH, NC
Charlotte - Charlotte Bus Station
Raleigh - RALEIGH, NC
Bus Charlotte to Raleigh: Trip Overview

Bus Charlotte to Raleigh: Trip Overview

Average ticket price$44
Average bus trip duration3h 20m
Number of daily buses8
Earliest bus departure3:05 AM
Distance132 miles (212 km)
Latest bus departure9:30 PM

Charlotte to Raleigh Buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Departures8
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures3:05AM - 9:30PM
Minimum Price$26
Average Ticket Price$44
Minimum Trip Duration2h40m
Average Bus Trip Duration3h20m
Distance132 miles (212 km)
Bus Companies on This RouteGreyhound, FlixBus
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions for your trip Charlotte - Raleigh

You can take a bus or a train to go from Charlotte to Raleigh. Either way you choose, you'll be sure to reach your destination in the most convenient and eco-friendly way. Another option is using carpool services and riding with fellow travelers.

The travel time from Charlotte to Raleigh is about 3h 20m, although the fastest bus will take 2h 40m, on average. This is the time it takes to travel the 130 miles (209 km) that separate the two cities.

The distance separating Charlotte and Raleigh is 130 miles (209 km).

About 8 buses travel this route daily, provided by Greyhound and FlixBus. The number of buses operating from Charlotte to Raleigh may change based on the day of the week. Want to make your bus journey from Charlotte to Raleigh as effortless as possible? Busbud has got you covered! Browse schedules, pick the perfect bus for your travel style and budget - all in one place.

The bus service operates between 3:05 AM and 9:30 PM.

Most of the buses traveling from Charlotte to Raleigh leave from Charlotte Douglas International Airport and arrive at Raleigh Greyhound Bus Station. These are the most popular pick-up and drop-off locations on this route, but you can find others that could fit better into your travel plans.

You can save a lot of money on your trip from Charlotte to Raleigh by choosing to travel by bus. The lowest price for the bus on this route is $27.

You can expect to pay around $44 for a bus ticket. Over the last 30 days, the prices ranged between $27 and $112, so make sure to compare them to get the best option.

Yes, a day trip from Charlotte to Raleigh is definitely doable. The total time it takes to make a round-trip between Charlotte and Raleigh is about 5h 20m. This allows for plenty of time to explore the sights in Raleigh before returning to Charlotte in the evening.

Once in Raleigh, you can start exploring the city and discover its surroundings. The top sights and things to do are North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, Contemporary Art Museum, North Carolina State Capitol, Marbles Kids Museum and IMAX Theatre and North Carolina Museum of History.

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The cheapest trip from Charlotte to Raleigh was searched and found on Apr 27, 2024 with a price of $38

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your bus tickets from Charlotte to Raleigh, as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from $38 to $46 for a bus ticket from Charlotte to Raleigh based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $38 which is on 2024-04-27.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Make friends with the driver. They usually know a lot about your destination and may even recommend which side of the bus to sit on to get the best views on the road between Charlotte and Raleigh!

Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from Charlotte to Raleigh, riding the bus will expose you to some of the most stunning panoramas while enroute to your final bus stop.

Buses are energy-efficient. Carrying a passenger over 100 kms by coach only takes 0.6-0.9 liters of gas. Compare that to the 2.6 liters required by high-speed train, 6.6 liters by airplane and 7.6 liters by gas-powered car, and it's clear that the bus is a more environmentally-conscious option for your bus transportation from Charlotte to Raleigh.

Tune out to the fine sounds of your best music playlist on your bus trip from Charlotte to Raleigh while indulging in miles on end of beautiful scenic views.

Did you know?

Did you know there are on average 4,400 intercity bus departures every day in the US only? This number has been growing for 9 years in a row, yay!

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

The average number of passengers on a coach bus is 32 meaning that a bus could replace a minimum of at least 30 cars!

Will you be returning to Charlotte by bus?

Bus from Raleigh to Charlotte

You can also go to Raleigh by train

Train from Charlotte to Raleigh

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