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Journey Information

There are 13 daily buses from Charlotte to Baltimore. Traveling by bus from Charlotte to Baltimore usually takes around 9 hours and 45 minutes, but the fastest Wanda Coach bus can make the trip in 7 hours and 30 minutes.

Distance365 mi (587 km)
Shortest duration7h 30m
Cheapest price€38.58
Trips per day11
Most frequent serviceGreyhound
Bus lines3

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Charlotte, NC to Baltimore, MD

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)




18 January 2020 - Business

PandaNY Bus

Pros: Safe and convenient and on time. Cons: The condition of the bus [poor lighting. Rattling windows, chairs operation] Need movies.

Pros: Safe and convenient and on time. Cons: The condition of the bus [poor lighting. Rattling windows, chairs operation] Need movies.

How much is a bus ticket from Charlotte to Baltimore?

The average bus ticket price from Charlotte to Baltimore is €49.26. That price is based on the daily average cost for all bus trips from Charlotte to Baltimore in the last 30 days. Any tickets cheaper than €49.26 can be considered a great deal. You are very likely to find a bus ticket at this price or lower if you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date


Over the next four weeks, the average daily price of Charlotte to Baltimore bus tickets is expected to range from €54 to €59. If you are looking to travel to Baltimore within the next week, you can find bus tickets as cheap as €54.

As of today, the next cheapest bus trip from Charlotte to Baltimore is on 14 June 2021 and it costs €54. Just search on Wanderu for Charlotte to Baltimore bus trips using the form above and sort the results by cheapest to see the best available deals for the date on which you plan to hit the road.

Monthly average prices


If you are trying to decide when to travel from Charlotte to Baltimore by bus so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for March. That’s when the average price for a bus ticket is expected to be just €38 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Charlotte to Baltimore in September, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to €55 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches


The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Charlotte to Baltimore is by booking your trip as early as possible, as most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. That’s why you should book at least 27 days in advance. By doing so, you could save €17.68 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Charlotte to Baltimore?

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

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound512h 33m€69.54
PandaNY Bus58h 38m€49.26
Wanda Coach38h 17m€49.26
  • Greyhound


    Greyhound is the largest nationwide bus carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 5 bus trips from Charlotte to Baltimore every day, with the average journey taking around 12 hours and 33 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Baltimore usually start from €39.

  • PandaNY Bus

    PandaNY Bus

    Panda NY Bus is an American bus company known as a Chinatown bus line that conducts trips to and from some of the largest and most unique Chinatown districts on the eastern seaboard. Aboard Panda NY buses, you can enjoy free WiFi, power outlets, comfortable reclining seats, and a restroom. Panda NY offers some of the cheapest bus tickets from Charlotte to Baltimore, with prices starting from €49.

  • Wanda Coach

    Wanda Coach

    Wanda Coach is one of the leading Chinatown bus carriers in the U.S. The company offers 3 daily bus trips to and from more than 70 cities across the East Coast and the Midwest. With bus ticket prices starting from €49 and convenient pick-up and drop-off locations, Wanda Coach is one of the preferred bus carriers for passengers looking to travel between the Chinatown districts of Charlotte and Baltimore.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Charlotte to Baltimore during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 9 hours and 45 minutes to cover the 365 miles (587 kilometers) from Charlotte, NC to Baltimore, MD. However, the fastest bus only takes 7 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, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Charlotte?

The first bus leaves at 02:00 and the last bus leaves at 23:00. To see the times for all buses from Charlotte to Baltimore, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 13 scheduled buses that travel from Charlotte to Baltimore every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 11 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Charlotte to Baltimore; ticket prices start at €61.57.

City Information


Baltimore is a seaport in Maryland best known for its crab cakes and baseball legend, Babe Ruth. As there is plenty to see in Charm City, you'll be singing "Good Morning, Baltimore'' as soon as you experience all of the sights and activities this quirky town has to offer.

Some of Baltimore's most impressive attractions are centered in and around Inner Harbor. This scenic waterfront is filled with historic ships, dating as far back as the Civil War in the case of the USS Constellation. Alongside shops and restaurants, Inner Harbor also hosts the National Aquarium, the Maryland Science Center, and several entertainment venues where you can catch live music. Enjoy a bird's-eye view of the harbor from atop Federal Hill Park, or if you prefer the view that inspired "The Star Spangled Banner," head out to Fort McHenry, known for its role in the War of 1812.

Baltimore is one of the stops on Wanderu's recommended East Coast wine tour, but don't worry about racking up a hefty tab; luckily, Baltimore is also one of the cheapest drinking cities in the U.S., with the cheapest bottle of beer going for just $1.42. Enjoy your wine or beer along the Avenue in Hampden, a neighborhood known for its hipster bars, restaurants, and boutiques.

Ready to plan your Baltimore adventure? Numerous bus and train options make Baltimore affordably accessible by ground transportation, and Baltimore-Washington International Airport not only offers hundreds of daily flights, it also is one of the best airports for food in the U.S.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Charlotte?

Departure stations

Buses to Baltimore leave from 3 stations in Charlotte.

Bus stations in Charlotte:

  • 3301-400 Freedom Dr

  • 4127 Glenwood Dr

Where does the bus arrive in Baltimore?

Arrival stations

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Baltimore.

Bus stations in Baltimore:

  • Bus Terminal - 2110 Haines St

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