There are 5 ways to get from Charlotte to Chattanooga by plane, bus or car

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

Fly  •  2 h 49 min

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

$171 - $877

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  8 h 45 min

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

$38 - $60

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to Atlanta, Ga 1041 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta Airport to Chattanooga

$66 - $115

Bus La Cubana  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, NC to Atlanta, GA Atlanta route
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta Airport to Chattanooga

$197 - $207

Drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Chattanooga 349.2 miles

$30 - $50

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

American Airlines and Delta fly from Charlotte to Chattanooga every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlotte to Chattanooga via Atlanta, Ga, Five Points Station, Airport Station, and Atlanta Airport in around 6 h 56 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Chattanooga
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlotte to Chattanooga via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Charlotte, Nc to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Groome Transport
Website
groometransportation.com
Bus from Atlanta Airport to Chattanooga
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
groometransportation.com
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Charlotte to Atlanta GA
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chattanooga
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Charlotte to Chattanooga?

The distance between Charlotte and Chattanooga is 407 km. The road distance is 559 km.

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

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

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

The quickest way to get from Charlotte to Chattanooga is to fly which takes 2 h 49 min and costs $170 - $900.

Is there a direct bus between Charlotte and Chattanooga?

No, there is no direct bus from Charlotte to Chattanooga. However, there are services departing from Charlotte and arriving at Chattanooga via Marta Civic Center Station - Nb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Charlotte to Chattanooga, including transfers.