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Journey Information

Raleigh to Charlotte coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£32.17
Shortest Duration3h 10m
Trips per day5
Coach lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £33.79 was the low point for coach fares from Raleigh to Charlotte. Coaches from Charlotte to Raleigh are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £33.79 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 4 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £5.01 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 4 hours and 12 minutes to cover the 130 miles (209 kilometers) from Raleigh, NC to Charlotte, NC. However, the fastest coach only takes 3 hours and 10.2 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the coach.

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

Because many passengers travel from Raleigh to Charlotte 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, Saturday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Raleigh?

The first coach leaves at 02:00 and the last coach leaves at 16:00. To see the times for all coaches from Raleigh to Charlotte, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled coaches that travel from Raleigh to Charlotte 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 Raleigh to Charlotte; ticket prices start at £21.19.

What coach companies travel from Raleigh to Charlotte?

There are a couple of coach lines that have daily service from Raleigh, North Carolina to Charlotte, North Carolina. Of these two services, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 5 coach trips per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound54h 15m£35.46
Tornado Bus13h 11m£50.37

Where does the coach leave from in Raleigh?

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

  • Bus Terminal - 2210 Capital Blvd
  • Tornado Bus Station

Where does the coach arrive in Charlotte?

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

  • Bus Terminal - 601 W Trade St
  • 4705 N Tryon St.

Price trends for coaches from Raleigh to Charlotte

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coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from Raleigh, NC to Charlotte, NC
Based on 1 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
5 September 2019Solo travel
Other than the bus being late I enjoyed the trip
Keeping to the schedule

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