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Charlotte-Athens Bus Schedule
Charlotte to Athens bus - cost & duration
|Shortest duration||5h 50m|
|Trips per day||1|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Charlotte to Athens 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 much is a bus ticket from Charlotte to Athens?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $19.00 was the low point for bus fares from Charlotte to Athens. Buses from Athens to Charlotte are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $19.00 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.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 5 hours and 50 minutes to cover the 168 miles (270 kilometers) from Charlotte, NC to Athens, GA. 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?
Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses 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, 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 Charlotte?
There is usually only one bus per day from Charlotte to Athens. It leaves the station in Charlotte at 1:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.
How many buses are there each day?
What bus companies travel from Charlotte to Athens?
There is one bus company that operates from Charlotte to Athens. Greyhound is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
Book Greyhound from Charlotte to Athens from $19. Typically there is one Greyhound schedule per day from Charlotte to Athens and you can expect on average to pay $19 for a Greyhound ticket to Athens. In Charlotte, Greyhound departs to Athens from 518 W 4Th St, In Athens, Greyhound arrives at 4020 Atlanta Hwy, An average trip on Greyhound from Charlotte to Athens takes 5 hours and 50 minutes,
Where does the bus leave from in Charlotte?
Most buses depart from the main station in Charlotte, North Carolina:
- 518 W 4Th St
Where does the bus arrive in Athens?
All buses from Charlotte arrive at one main station in Athens, Georgia:
- 4020 Atlanta Hwy