There are 7 ways to get from Charlotte to Cincinnati 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.

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Fly to Covington  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Covington (CVG) CLT - CVG

$133 - $164

Cheapest option

Fly to Cincinnati  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Cincinnati (LUK) CLT - LUK

$62 - $445

5 alternative options

Fly to Dayton, bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Dayton (DAY) CLT - DAY
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh

$177 - $308

Fly to Columbus, bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Columbus (CMH) CLT - CMH
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh

$219 - $317

Fly to Louisville, bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Louisville (SDF) CLT - SDF
  2. Take the bus from Louisville, Ky to Cincinnati, Oh

$188 - $945

Bus  •  14 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to Columbus, Oh 1090 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh 1117 / ...

$67 - $163

Drive  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Cincinnati 466.7 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Cincinnati is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charlotte to Cincinnati is to fly which costs $60 - $450 and takes 3 h 41 min.

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The distance between Charlotte and Cincinnati is 339 miles. The road distance is 466.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Charlotte to Cincinnati, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charlotte to Cincinnati. However, there are services departing from Charlotte, Nc and arriving at Cincinnati, Oh via Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 52 min.

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There are 166+ hotels available in Cincinnati. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Charlotte to Cincinnati bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Fort & 5Th station.

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Map of how to get from Charlotte to Cincinnati.
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  • Distance: 338.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

What companies run services between Charlotte, NC, USA and Cincinnati, OH, USA?

American Airlines and Delta fly from Charlotte to Cincinnati every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlotte to Cincinnati via Columbus, Oh in around 14 h 52 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $330
Flights from Charlotte to Dayton
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Charlotte to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $600
Flights from Charlotte to Louisville
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlotte to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $310
Flights from Charlotte to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Regional Sky
Website
regionalsky.com
Flights from Charlotte to Cincinnati
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Texas Sky
Website
texassky.com
Flights from Charlotte to Cincinnati
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$370 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlotte to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Charlotte to Columbus via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $650
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Louisville, Ky to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Charlotte, Nc to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130

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