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Charlotte-Washington DC Coach Timetable

Coach
£57.28
08:05
518 W 4Th St
23:55
Union Station
GLI
2 transfers
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Journey Information

Charlotte to Washington DC coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£39.23
Shortest Duration9h 10m
Trips per day4
Coach lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Charlotte to Washington right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a coach ticket from Charlotte to Washington DC?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £39.23 was the low point for coach fares from Charlotte to Washington. Coaches from Washington DC to Charlotte are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £39.23 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 13 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £23.05 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 10 hours and 53 minutes to cover the 330 miles (530 kilometers) from Charlotte, NC to Washington, DC. However, the fastest coach only takes 9 hours and 10 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the coach. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Because many passengers travel from Charlotte to Washington DC at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for coaches. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the coach, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Charlotte?

The first coach leaves at 02:00 and the last coach leaves at 13:00. To see the times for all coaches from Charlotte to Washington DC, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled coaches that travel from Charlotte to Washington DC every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Charlotte to Washington DC; ticket prices start at £58.06.

What coach companies travel from Charlotte to Washington DC?

There is one coach company that operates from Charlotte to Washington DC. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by coach. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled coaches per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound410h 53m£48.59

Where does the coach leave from in Charlotte?

Most coaches depart from the main station in Charlotte, North Carolina:

  • 518 W 4Th St

Where does the coach arrive in Washington DC?

All coaches from Charlotte arrive at one main station in Washington, District of Columbia:

  • Union Station

Price trends for coaches from Charlotte to Washington DC

Average prices by travel date

£59£39£20JanFeb

Monthly average prices

£39£31£24£16£8FMAMJJASONDJ

Prices as travel date approaches

£78£63£47£31£163020100

Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from Charlotte, NC to Washington, DC
4.7
Based on 3 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
2.0
Condition
5.0
Jarvis
5.0
27 October 2019Business
Pros
Bus rides were over night, little to no traffic, arrived early to DC.Bus rides were over night, little to no traffic, arrived early to DC.
Cons
bus was kept cold, but we understand the reasons given. seats are a little stiff, but can still fall asleep in them.bus was kept cold, but we understand the reasons given. seats are a little stiff, but can still fall asleep in them.
Tips
very quick and easy ride. definitely take advantage on getting on and off the bus at stops.very quick and easy ride. definitely take advantage on getting on and off the bus at stops.

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Megabus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
4.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.5
Fatoumata
4.0
1 September 2019Vacation
Pros
Everything Everything
Zanja
5.0
27 June 2019Visiting family
Pros
Less stops than expected, yet enough time between stops to refresh. Less stops than expected, yet enough time between stops to refresh.
Cons
Handwipes in the restroom would be a good addition.Handwipes in the restroom would be a good addition.
Tips
Be on timeBe on time

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