There are 8 ways to get from Buffalo to North Carolina by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Buffalo to Charlotte  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Charlotte (CLT) BUF - CLT

$133 - $618

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Bus Megabus  •  22 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo to Washington
  2. Take the bus from Washington to Charlotte, NC

$84 - $140

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Fly Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Fayetteville Municipal (FAY) BUF - FAY

$187 - $885

Fly Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) BUF - RDU

$136 - $622

Train to Rochester, fly to Charlotte  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Rochester
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Charlotte (CLT) ROC - CLT

$157 - $723

Bus Greyhound USA  •  18 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 248
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Charlotte, Nc

$88 - $227

Train  •  22 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to New York VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Charlotte Amtrak Crescent / ...

$154 - $462

Drive  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Charlotte 663.9 miles

$65 - $95

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No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to North Carolina. However, there are services departing from Buffalo, Ny and arriving at Charlotte, Nc via Cleveland, Oh and Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 5 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and North Carolina is 501 miles. The road distance is 663.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to North Carolina without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Buffalo to North Carolina, including transfers.

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Buffalo to North Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Buffalo, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to North Carolina is to fly which takes 3 h 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 5 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 22 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from Buffalo Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 48 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to North Carolina is 664 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 11 min to drive from Buffalo to North Carolina.

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

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Map of how to get from Buffalo to North Carolina.
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  • Distance: 501.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 38 min

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and North Carolina, USA?

American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Buffalo to Charlotte hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buffalo to Charlotte via Cleveland, Oh and Columbus, Oh in around 18 h 5 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Charlotte via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Charlotte via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Rochester to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Rochester to Charlotte via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Rochester to Charlotte via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Charlotte via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Rochester to Charlotte via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Rochester to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Fayetteville Municipal via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Train from Buffalo to New York
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$60 - $85
Economy
$100 - $140
Economy Plus
$140 - $210
Business
$150 - $210
Business Plus/Sleeper
$270 - $380
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 Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
Train from New York Penn Station to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$360 - $500
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 Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo to Washington
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Washington to Charlotte, NC
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
megabus.com

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Buffalo Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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