How to travel from Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC

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from Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC

How to get from Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC by train, bus, or flight.

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The best way to travel from Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Greyhound
09:25PM14h30
Philadelphia, PA
11:55AMCharlotte, NC
$1041One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Greyhound
09:25PM14h30
Philadelphia, PA
11:55AMCharlotte, NC
$1041One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
FlixBus
10:25PM11h55
Philadelphia, PA
10:20AMCharlotte, NC
$1081One-way
0 transfers

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Travel Information from Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC

distanceDistance450 miles (725 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$68 - $96
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $68 (€59) • 11 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $74 (€65) • 1 h 54 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, American Airlines or Amtrak

Travel 450 miles (725 km) by train, bus or flight between Philadelphia, PA and Charlotte, NC. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are FlixBus, American Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC.

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Find the best route from Philadelphia to Charlotte with Omio's travel partners Amtrak, American Airlines and United! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

Amtrak is the main travel company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak travel running daily, you can travel by travel across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela travel for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your travel journey from Philadelphia to Charlotte, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

      United Airlines is one of the USA’s leading airline and operates domestic and international routes. Economy, Premium Economy and Business are the ticket fares that the airline offers for your next travel between Philadelphia and Charlotte.

        FAQs: Travel from Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC

        FAQs: Travel to Charlotte, NC easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC.
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        There are 3 options to travel between Philadelphia, PA and Charlotte, NC including taking a train, bus or flight.

        The cheapest way to go to Charlotte, NC from Philadelphia, PA is by taking a bus, which costs on average $68 (€59).

        This is compared to other ways of getting from Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC:

        A bus is $6 (€5) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC costing on average $74 (€65).

        Taking a bus costs $28 (€25) less than taking a train, which costs on average $96 (€84) for the same trip.

        The fastest way from Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 54 min.

        There are alternative travel options to Charlotte, NC that take longer:

        Getting to Charlotte, NC by bus takes 11 h 55 min on average.

        Getting to Charlotte, NC by train takes 10 h 35 min on average.

        The Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC distance is around 450 miles (725 km).

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

        • 1 bus per day.
        • Around 1 train per day.

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

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

          The following travel companies offer services from Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC:

          • FlixBus or Greyhound can take you to Charlotte, NC by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for FlixBus from Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC for $68 (€59).
          • Travel with American Airlines, United, Spirit Airlines or Republic Airlines to go to Charlotte, NC by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Spirit Airlines Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC tickets on Omio for $74 (€65).
          • Travel with Amtrak to go to Charlotte, NC by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Amtrak Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC tickets on Omio for $96 (€84).

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

          • Direct bus available with Greyhound 1 direct bus per day.
          • 1 direct train per day with Amtrak.

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

          Omio customers who travel from Philadelphia, PA to Charlotte, NC often also extend their vacation to go to Washington, DC, Raleigh, NC, New York, NY, Greensboro, NC or Cary, NC. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Charlotte, NC and these popular destinations at a great price.
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