There are 3 ways to get from Chapel Hill to Wilmington by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from N Columbia St at W Franklin St to GoRaleigh Station Crx
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Wilmington, Nc 381 / ...

$26 - $57

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Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Chapel Hill to Wilmington 161.2 miles

$15 - $23

Fly  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Wilmington (ILM) RDU - ILM

$176 - $958

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No, there is no direct bus from Chapel Hill to Wilmington station. However, there are services departing from N Columbia St at W Franklin St and arriving at Downtown Station via GoRaleigh Station, Raleigh, Nc and Forden Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 6 min.

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The distance between Chapel Hill and Wilmington is 133 miles. The road distance is 161.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chapel Hill to Wilmington without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to get from Chapel Hill to Wilmington, including transfers.

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Chapel Hill to Wilmington bus services, operated by Go Triangle, depart from N Columbia St at W Franklin St station.

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The best way to get from Chapel Hill to Wilmington is to bus which takes 6 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 6 h 37 min.

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There is no direct flight from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Wilmington Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 18 min and has one stopover.

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Chapel Hill to Wilmington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Wilmington, Nc station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chapel Hill to Wilmington is 161 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to drive from Chapel Hill to Wilmington.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Wilmington Airport.

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  • Distance: 133.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 6 min

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

You can take a bus from Chapel Hill to Wilmington via GoRaleigh Station, Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd, Raleigh, Nc, Wilmington, Nc, and Forden Station in around 6 h 6 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Chapel Hill to Wilmington hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Wilmington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Wilmington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Wilmington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Wilmington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Wilmington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Wilmington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Bus operators
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from N Columbia St at W Franklin St to GoRaleigh Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
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 Raleigh, Nc to Wilmington, Nc
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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