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Journey Information

Charlotte to Raleigh coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£32.17
Shortest Duration2h 45m
Trips per day5
Coach lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Charlotte to Raleigh 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 Raleigh?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £37.83 was the low point for coach fares from Charlotte to Raleigh. Coaches from Raleigh to Charlotte are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £37.83 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 2 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £4.66 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 3 hours and 38 minutes to cover the 130 miles (209 kilometers) from Charlotte, NC to Raleigh, NC. However, the fastest coach only takes 2 hours and 45 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

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

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when coaches are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Charlotte?

The first coach leaves at 02:00 and the last coach leaves at 15:00. To see the times for all coaches from Charlotte to Raleigh, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled coaches that travel from Charlotte to Raleigh every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct coaches which you can take the entire route from North Carolina to North Carolina without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Charlotte to Raleigh; ticket prices start at £21.19.

What coach companies travel from Charlotte to Raleigh?

There are 3 coach lines from Charlotte, North Carolina to Raleigh, North Carolina. With 5 daily trips, Greyhound usually has the most coaches running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
El Expreso Bus13h 15m£68.67
Greyhound53h 43m£35.36
Tornado Bus12h 56m£69.12

Where does the coach leave from in Charlotte?

Charlotte, North Carolina has two coach stations with service to Raleigh, North Carolina:

  • 518 W 4Th St
  • 4705 N Tryon St.

Where does the coach arrive in Raleigh?

These are the two stations where coaches may stop when they arrive in Raleigh, North Carolina:

  • Bus Terminal - 2210 Capital Blvd
  • Tornado Bus Station

Price trends for coaches from Charlotte to Raleigh

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