There are 9 ways to get from Chapel Hill to Annapolis by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Megabus  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Durham, NC to Washington
  2. Take the bus from N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb 220 / ...

$28 - $48

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Durham, Nc to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
  3. Take the bus from N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb 220 / ...

$39 - $98

Train, bus  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Durham Amtrak to Washington Union Station Carolinian
  2. Take the bus from N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb 220 / ...

$58 - $158

Drive  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Chapel Hill to Annapolis 303.7 miles

$29 - $45

Line 800 bus to Raleigh/Durham, fly to Baltimore, line 70 bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 800 bus from S Columbia St at Health Sciences Library to Regional Transit Center
  2. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Baltimore (BWI) RDU - BWI
  3. Take the line 70 bus from Cromwell Light Rail Station Bay 2 to CALVERT ST & BLADEN ST fs wb

$93 - $257

Line 800 bus to Raleigh/Durham, fly to Reagan Washington, bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 800 bus from S Columbia St at Health Sciences Library to Regional Transit Center
  2. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Reagan Washington (DCA) RDU - DCA
  3. Take the bus from INDEPENDENCE AVE & 7&6 ST SW mid eb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb

$92 - $244

Line 800 bus to Raleigh/Durham, fly to Washington Dulles, bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 800 bus from S Columbia St at Health Sciences Library to Regional Transit Center
  2. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Washington Dulles (IAD) RDU - IAD
  3. Take the bus from INDEPENDENCE AVE & 7&6 ST SW mid eb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb

$98 - $289

Bus to Greensboro/High Point, fly to Reagan Washington, bus  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbia & Rosemary to Coble Transportation Center
  2. Fly from Greensboro/High Point (GSO) to Reagan Washington (DCA) GSO - DCA
  3. Take the bus from INDEPENDENCE AVE & 7&6 ST SW mid eb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb

$138 - $424

Bus to Greensboro/High Point, fly to Washington Dulles, bus  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbia & Rosemary to Coble Transportation Center
  2. Fly from Greensboro/High Point (GSO) to Washington Dulles (IAD) GSO - IAD
  3. Take the bus from INDEPENDENCE AVE & 7&6 ST SW mid eb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb

$174 - $428

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The cheapest way to get from Chapel Hill to Annapolis is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chapel Hill to Annapolis is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chapel Hill to Annapolis. However, there are services departing from E Franklin St at Carolina Coffee Shop and arriving at CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb via Durham, NC and N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 3 min.

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The distance between Chapel Hill and Annapolis is 256 miles. The road distance is 303.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Chapel Hill to Annapolis without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 3 min and costs $28 - $50.

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It takes approximately 9 h 3 min to get from Chapel Hill to Annapolis, including transfers.

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Chapel Hill to Annapolis bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Durham, NC station.

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The quickest flight from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Baltimore Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Chapel Hill to Annapolis bus services, operated by Maryland Transit, arrive at CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chapel Hill to Annapolis is 304 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to drive from Chapel Hill to Annapolis.

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  • Distance: 255.7 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 3 min

What companies run services between Chapel Hill, NC, USA and Annapolis, MD, USA?

You can take a bus from Chapel Hill to Annapolis via Chapel Hill St at Duke St, Durham, NC, Washington, and N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb in around 9 h 3 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Greensboro/High Point to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $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 Durham Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Bus operators
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Cromwell Light Rail Station Bay 2 to CALVERT ST & BLADEN ST fs wb
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from INDEPENDENCE AVE & 7&6 ST SW mid eb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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 Durham, Nc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from S Columbia St at Health Sciences Library to Regional Transit Center
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
PART NC
Phone
+1 336-662-0002
Website
partnc.org
Bus from Columbia & Rosemary to Coble Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
partnc.org

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Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Baltimore Airport.

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