How to travel from Wilmington, DE to Charlotte, NC

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from Wilmington, DE to Charlotte, NC

You can get from Wilmington, DE to Charlotte, NC by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Wilmington, DE to Charlotte, NC on Aug 14 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

04:15PMWilmington Station10h15 02:30AMCharlotte Station, NC
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04:15PMWilmington Station10h15 02:30AMCharlotte Station, NC
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07:45PMHarrisburg International Airport, PA1h37 09:22PMDouglas International Airport, NC
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08:26AMPhiladelphia International Airport, PA1h53 10:19AMDouglas International Airport, NC
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05:10AMHarrisburg International Airport, PA1h37 06:47AMDouglas International Airport, NC
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Travel Information to Charlotte, NC from Wilmington, DE

distanceDistance425 miles (685 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$53 - $293
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $53 (€49) • 11 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $293 (€272) • 1 h 32 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, psa airlines or Amtrak

Travel 425 miles (685 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Wilmington, DE and Charlotte, NC. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 32 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $53 (€49). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, psa airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Wilmington, DE to Charlotte, NC.

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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 Wilmington, DE to Charlotte, NC.
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There are 4 ways to travel to Charlotte, NC from Wilmington, DE including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Charlotte, NC from Wilmington, DE is by taking a bus, which costs on average $53 (€49).

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

A bus is $240 (€224) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Wilmington, DE to Charlotte, NC costing on average $293 (€272).

Taking a bus is about $110 (€103) less than taking a train, which costs on average $163 (€152) for this route.

The fastest way to get to Charlotte, NC from Wilmington, DE is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 32 min.

Other travel options to Charlotte, NC can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Charlotte, NC by bus can take on average 11 h 15 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 10 h 11 min   on average.

Charlotte, NC is approximately 425 miles (685 km) away from Wilmington, DE.

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

  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Wilmington, DE to Charlotte, NC 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 Wilmington, DE to Charlotte, NC:

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

    • Flixbus can take you to Charlotte, NC by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Wilmington, DE to Charlotte, NC for $53 (€49).
    • Psa airlines can take you to Charlotte, NC by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for psa airlines from Wilmington, DE to Charlotte, NC for $293 (€272).
    • Amtrak can get you to Charlotte, NC by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Amtrak from Wilmington, DE to Charlotte, NC for $163 (€152) on Omio.
    Omio customers who travel from Wilmington, DE to Charlotte, NC often also extend their vacation to go to New York City, Paris or Raleigh. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Charlotte, NC and these popular destinations at a great price.

    Before traveling from Wilmington, DE to Charlotte, NC, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $53 (€49) one way on average.
    • A plane ticket costs $293 (€272) one way on average for this journey.
    • A train ticket is costing on average $163 (€152) one way for this trip.

    But we recommend booking Wilmington, DE to Charlotte, NC tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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