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Journey Information

Miami to Charlotte bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price€127.53
Shortest Duration18h 30m
Trips per day2
Bus lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Miami 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 bus 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, bus 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 bus ticket from Miami to Charlotte?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, €145.50 was the low point for bus fares from Miami to Charlotte. Buses from Charlotte to Miami are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than €145.50 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 bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 3 days in advance. By doing so, you could save €68.21 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 21 hours and 44 minutes to cover the 655 miles (1054 kilometers) from Miami, FL to Charlotte, NC. However, the fastest bus only takes 18 hours and 30 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

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

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Miami?

The first bus leaves at 07:00 and the last bus leaves at 08:00. To see the times for all buses from Miami to Charlotte, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Miami to Charlotte. However, neither bus offers direct service, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to transfer buses during the trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Miami to Charlotte; ticket prices start at €90.72.

What bus companies travel from Miami to Charlotte?

There are 3 bus lines from Miami, Florida to Charlotte, North Carolina. Each of these companies only operates one bus on a typical day. The following table helps you compare the available choices:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
El Expreso Bus11d 6h 56m€178.58
Greyhound118h 30m€162.98
Tornado Bus21d 6h 53m€178.58

Where does the bus leave from in Miami?

Miami, Florida has two bus stations with service to Charlotte, North Carolina:

  • Miami Intermodal Ctr - 3801 NW 21 St
  • 2980 NW 7th St
  • Yuly Services Corp

Where does the bus arrive in Charlotte?

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

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

Price trends for buses from Miami to Charlotte

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Prices as travel date approaches


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