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There are 9 ways to get from Charlotte to Chattanooga by plane, car, shuttle or bus

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Fly to Chattanooga  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Chattanooga (CHA) CLT - CHA

$152 - $852

Cheapest option

Bus Wanda Coach  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, NC to Atlanta Charlotte
  2. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chattanooga

$40 - $51

7 alternative options

Fly to Knoxville, drive  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Knoxville (TYS) CLT - TYS
  2. Drive from Knoxville to Chattanooga

$193 - $1,019

Fly to Nashville, shuttle  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Nashville (BNA) CLT - BNA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Nashville Airport to Chattanooga

$169 - $353

Fly to Huntsville, drive  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Huntsville (HSV) CLT - HSV
  2. Drive from Huntsville to Chattanooga

$153 - $469

Fly to Atlanta, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Atlanta (ATL) CLT - ATL
  2. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chattanooga

$237 - $878

Bus La Cubana  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, NC to Atlanta, GA Atlanta route
  2. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chattanooga

$174 - $185

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to Atlanta, Ga 1041 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chattanooga

$43 - $93

Drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Chattanooga 349.2 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Chattanooga is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charlotte to Chattanooga is to fly and drive which costs $190 - $1,100 and takes 4 h 21 min.

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The distance between Charlotte and Chattanooga is 254 miles. The road distance is 349.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Chattanooga without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 32 min and costs $170 - $190.

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It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Charlotte to Chattanooga, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Chattanooga is to fly which takes 4 h 29 min and costs $150 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $170 - $190 and takes 7 h 32 min.

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The quickest flight from Charlotte Airport to Chattanooga Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 7 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charlotte to Chattanooga is 349 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to drive from Charlotte to Chattanooga.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Charlotte Airport to Chattanooga Airport.

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There are 124+ hotels available in Chattanooga. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Charlotte to Chattanooga.
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  • Distance: 254.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 29 min

What companies run services between Charlotte, NC, USA and Chattanooga, TN, USA?

American Airlines and Delta fly from Charlotte to Chattanooga every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlotte to Chattanooga via Atlanta, GA, Doraville Station, Civic Center Station, and Marta Civic Center Station - Nb in around 7 h 32 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Chattanooga
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Charlotte to Knoxville
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Charlotte to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Charlotte to Huntsville
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $470
Flights from Charlotte to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlotte to Chattanooga via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Charlotte to Huntsville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $470
Flights from Charlotte to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Charlotte to Nashville
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Charlotte to Atlanta via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Bus operators
Groome Transport
Website
groometransportation.com
Shuttle from Nashville Airport to Chattanooga
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
groometransportation.com
Megabus
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Charlotte, NC to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
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 Charlotte, Nc to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Charlotte, NC to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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