There are 4 ways to get from Cary to Asheville by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Cary Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc

$56 - $124

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Cary to Asheville 243.2 miles

$23 - $35

Fly Raleigh/Durham to Asheville  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Asheville (AVL) RDU - AVL

$206 - $308

Train to Charlotte, fly to Tri-Cities Regional, drive  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Cary Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Tri-Cities Regional (TRI) CLT - TRI
  3. Drive from Tri-Cities Regional to Asheville

$217 - $1,051

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The cheapest way to get from Cary to Asheville is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cary to Asheville is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Cary and Asheville is 213 miles. The road distance is 243.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Cary to Asheville, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Cary, NC, USA and Asheville, NC, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Cary to Asheville hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Charlotte to Tri-Cities Regional
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Asheville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Asheville via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Asheville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Cary Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
4 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 Cary Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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