How to travel from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia

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Travel Information between Charlotte, NC and Philadelphia

distanceDistance450 miles (725 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$81 - $327
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $81 (€75) • 14 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $327 (€302) • 1 h 34 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, United or Amtrak

Travel 450 miles (725 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Charlotte, NC and Philadelphia. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 34 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $81 (€75). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, United or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia.

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There are 4 ways to get from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $81 (€75) compared to other travel options to Philadelphia:

A bus is generally $246 (€227) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $327 (€302) from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia.

A bus is generally $90 (€83) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $171 (€158) from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia.

The fastest way from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 34 min.

There are alternative travel options to Philadelphia that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 14 h 20 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 10 h 35 min.

The distance is approximately 450 miles (725 km) from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia.

The average frequency per day from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia is:

  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Charlotte, NC and Philadelphia as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Flixbus can get you to Philadelphia by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia for $81 (€75) on Omio.
    • United can get you to Philadelphia by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with United from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia for $327 (€302) on Omio.
    • Amtrak can take you to Philadelphia by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Amtrak from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia for $171 (€158).

    Yes, there are direct routes from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia with the following travel companies:

    • You'll find 1 direct train a day to Philadelphia with Amtrak.

    Direct services to Philadelphia tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

    Many of our customers who book a trip from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like New York City, Washington, DC or Paris. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Charlotte, NC and Philadelphia itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Philadelphia and any of these top destinations today!

    When planning your trip from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets are costing on average $81 (€75) one way.
    • Plane tickets cost $327 (€302) one way on average.
    • Train tickets cost on average $171 (€158) one way.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from Charlotte, NC to Philadelphia online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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