There are 6 ways to get from Charlotte to Jacksonville by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Jacksonville  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Jacksonville (OAJ) CLT - OAJ

$161 - $757

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to Raleigh, Nc 1078 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Jacksonville 385

$44 - $104

4 alternative options

Fly to Wilmington, bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Wilmington (ILM) CLT - ILM
  2. Take the bus from Wilmington, Nc to Jacksonville

$219 - $1,149

Fly to New Bern, bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to New Bern (EWN) CLT - EWN
  2. Take the bus from New Bern, Nc to Jacksonville

$199 - $996

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to Wilson Amtrak Carolinian
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to Jacksonville, NC 6189

Drive  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Jacksonville 285.6 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Jacksonville is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charlotte to Jacksonville is to fly which costs $160 - $800 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charlotte to Jacksonville. However, there are services departing from Charlotte, Nc and arriving at Jacksonville via Raleigh, Nc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

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The distance between Charlotte and Jacksonville is 197 miles. The road distance is 285.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Jacksonville without a car is to train and Amtrak Thruway which takes 8 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Charlotte to Jacksonville, including transfers.

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Charlotte to Jacksonville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Charlotte, Nc station.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Jacksonville is to fly which takes 2 h 39 min and costs $160 - $800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $110 and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Charlotte Airport to Jacksonville Airport is the direct flight which takes 52 min.

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Charlotte to Jacksonville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Jacksonville station.

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Map of how to get from Charlotte to Jacksonville.
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  • Distance: 197.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

What companies run services between Charlotte, NC, USA and Jacksonville, NC, USA?

American Airlines flies from Charlotte to Jacksonville every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlotte to Jacksonville via Raleigh, Nc in around 8 h 25 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Charlotte to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to New Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlotte Amtrak to Wilson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Bus operators
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 Wilmington, Nc to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from New Bern, Nc to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Charlotte, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wilson, NC to Jacksonville, NC
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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