There are 4 ways to get from Charlotte to Athens by 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte to Athens

$20 - $35

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Athens 199 miles

$19 - $29

Fly to Atlanta  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Atlanta (ATL) CLT - ATL

$244 - $892

Fly to Augusta, bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Augusta (AGS) CLT - AGS
  2. Take the bus from Ft. Gordon to Athens

$232 - $997

What companies run services between Charlotte, NC, USA and Athens, GA, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from Charlotte to Athens once daily. Tickets cost $20 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min. Alternatively, Delta and American Airlines fly from Charlotte to Athens hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Charlotte to Augusta
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlotte to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Charlotte to Athens?

The distance between Charlotte and Athens is 271 km. The road distance is 318 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Athens?

The cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Athens is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 35 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Charlotte to Athens?

The quickest way to get from Charlotte to Athens is to drive which takes 3 h 35 min and costs $19 - $29.

Is there a direct bus between Charlotte and Athens?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charlotte and arriving at Athens. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

How long does it take to get from Charlotte to Athens?

The bus from Charlotte to Athens takes 3 h 40 min including transfers and departs once daily.