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There are 10 ways to get from Austin to North Carolina by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Austin to Charlotte  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Charlotte (CLT) AUS - CLT

$142 - $556

Cheapest option

Megabus, bus, train  •  28 h 52 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Austin to Houston, TX Pierce St
  2. Take the bus from Houston, TX to New Orleans, LA
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Charlotte Amtrak

$136 - $388

8 alternative options

Fly Austin to Fayetteville Municipal  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Fayetteville Municipal (FAY) AUS - FAY

$246 - $1,122

Fly Austin to Raleigh/Durham  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) AUS - RDU

$165 - $360

Fly Austin to Wilmington  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Wilmington (ILM) AUS - ILM

$273 - $1,306

Bus to San Antonio, fly to Charlotte  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  2. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to Charlotte (CLT) SAT - CLT

$198 - $686

Fly Austin to Greensboro/High Point  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) AUS - GSO

$247 - $1,110

Bus  •  26 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin to Houston
  2. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Charlotte, Nc

$203 - $373

Train  •  38 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Austin Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  2. Take the train from San Antonio Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Charlotte Amtrak

$220 - $617

Drive  •  19 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Charlotte 1216 miles

$110 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Austin to North Carolina is to drive which costs $110 - $180 and takes 19 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Austin to North Carolina is to fly which costs $140 - $600 and takes 4 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Austin to North Carolina. However, there are services departing from Austin and arriving at Charlotte, Nc via Lamar St @ Louisiana St, Houston, Tx and Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 14 min.

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The distance between Austin and North Carolina is 1151 miles. The road distance is 1216 miles.

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The best way to get from Austin to North Carolina without a car is to bus which takes 26 h 14 min and costs $200 - $380.

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It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Austin to North Carolina, including transfers.

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Austin to North Carolina bus services, operated by Vonlane, depart from Austin station.

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The best way to get from Austin to North Carolina is to fly which takes 4 h 48 min and costs $140 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $200 - $380 and takes 26 h 14 min, you could also train, which costs $220 - $650 and takes 38 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Austin Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 45 min.

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Austin to North Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Charlotte, Nc station.

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Map of how to get from Austin to North Carolina.
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  • Distance: 1151.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 48 min

What companies run services between Austin, TX, USA and North Carolina, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Austin to Charlotte hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Austin to Charlotte via Houston, Lamar St @ Louisiana St, Louisiana St @ Preston St, Houston, Tx, and Atlanta, Ga in around 26 h 14 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Austin to Charlotte via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Austin to Fayetteville Municipal via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Fayetteville Municipal via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Raleigh/Durham via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Austin to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Austin to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Wilmington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Wilmington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from San Antonio to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from San Antonio to Charlotte via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Greensboro/High Point via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Greensboro/High Point via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Greensboro/High Point via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Austin to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Austin to Fayetteville Municipal via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Flights from Austin to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Flights from Austin to Wilmington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from San Antonio to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Austin to Greensboro/High Point via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Greensboro/High Point via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Austin to Charlotte via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Charlotte via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Charlotte via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Raleigh/Durham via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Flights from Austin to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Flights from Austin to Raleigh/Durham via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Flights from Austin to Raleigh/Durham via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Flights from Austin to Raleigh/Durham via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Flights from San Antonio to Charlotte via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from San Antonio to Charlotte via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Austin to Charlotte via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Fayetteville Municipal via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Raleigh/Durham via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $700
Flights from Austin to Wilmington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Austin to Wilmington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from San Antonio to Charlotte via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Austin to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Greensboro/High Point via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Greensboro/High Point via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Austin to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Room
$430 - $600
Train from Austin Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from San Antonio Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Room
$350 - $490
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Houston, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Vonlane
Website
vonlane.com
Bus from Austin to Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$99
Schedules at
vonlane.com
Book at
vonlane.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Austin to Houston, TX Pierce St
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Houston, TX to New Orleans, LA
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Book at
megabus.com

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North Carolina is 1 h ahead of Austin. It is currently 7:21 PM in Austin and 8:21 PM in North Carolina.

Yes, the driving distance between Austin to North Carolina is 1216 miles. It takes approximately 19 h 52 min to drive from Austin to North Carolina.

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United Airlines, Delta, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Austin Airport to Charlotte Airport.

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There are 10+ hotels available in North Carolina. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Austin to Austin Airport is to line 20 bus which takes 28 min and costs $1 - $4.

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