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There are 3 ways to get from Charlotte to Elon University by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h

  1. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak Station to Burlington Amtrak Station Carolinian / ...

$45 - $86

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, NC to Greensboro, NC Atlanta route

$177 - $181

Drive  •  1h 54m

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Elon University 108.3 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Elon University is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Charlotte to Elon University is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1h 54m.

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The distance between Charlotte and Elon University is 97 miles. The road distance is 108.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Elon University without a car is to train which takes 2h and costs $40 - $90.

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It takes approximately 2h to get from Charlotte to Elon University, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Elon University is to train which takes 2h and costs $40 - $90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $177 - $181 and takes 2h 25m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charlotte to Elon University is 108 miles. It takes approximately 1h 54m to drive from Charlotte to Elon University.

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There are 23+ hotels available in Elon University. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 97.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h

What companies run services between Charlotte, NC, USA and Elon University, NC, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Charlotte to Elon University 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 1h 53m. Alternatively, La Cubana operates a bus from Charlotte to Elon University 3 times a week. Tickets cost $159 and the journey takes 2h 15m.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlotte Amtrak Station to Burlington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Charlotte, NC to Greensboro, NC
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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