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Wilmington, NC to Charlotte bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$30.00
Shortest Duration6h 30m
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How much does a bus ticket from Wilmington, NC to Charlotte cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Wilmington to Charlotte were $30.00.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Wilmington to Charlotte is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 21 days out, tickets are on average $46.33 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Wilmington, NC to Charlotte?

The distance between Wilmington and Charlotte is approximately 178.63 miles, or 287.41 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 7 hours and 52 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 6 hours and 30 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Wilmington to Charlotte?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Wilmington, NC to Charlotte by bus is usually on Friday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Sunday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Wilmington, NC to Charlotte has the most daily schedules

On average there is one bus schedules per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Wilmington, NC to Charlotte, with an average of 1 trip per day and 21 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Wilmington to Charlotte. Of the 1 trip there is one direct trip available per day.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Wilmington, NC to Charlotte starts at $68.00.

1 carriers offer Wilmington, NC to Charlotte bus trips


Book Greyhound from Wilmington to Charlotte from $30.00. Typically there is one Greyhound schedule per day from Wilmington to Charlotte and you can expect on average to pay $45.50 for a Greyhound ticket to Charlotte. In Wilmington, Greyhound departs to Charlotte from WAVE Forden Station Transit Ctr - 505 Cando St, In Charlotte, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 601 W Trade St,

An average trip on Greyhound from Wilmington to Charlotte takes 7 hours and 53 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Charlotte in 6 hours and 30 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $63.05 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Charlotte.

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Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Wilmington. Most bus trips to Charlotte will depart from:
  • WAVE Forden Station Transit Ctr - 505 Cando St
Bus trips arrive in Charlotte at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Charlotte for trips arriving from Wilmington:
  • Bus Terminal - 601 W Trade St