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

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Train  •  4h 6m

  1. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak Station to Lynchburg Amtrak Station Crescent

$40 - $110

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Drive  •  3h 38m

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Lynchburg 206.5 miles

$20 - $30

Fly to Lynchburg  •  4h 13m

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Lynchburg (LYH) CLT - LYH

$304 - $404

Fly to Charlottesville, train  •  4h 53m

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Charlottesville (CHO) CLT - CHO
  2. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Lynchburg Amtrak Station

$237 - $472

Fly to Roanoke, bus  •  6h 1m

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Roanoke (ROA) CLT - ROA
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke, Va to Lynchburg, Va

$154 - $432

Fly to Richmond, bus  •  6h 24m

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Richmond (RIC) CLT - RIC
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Lynchburg, Va

$211 - $457

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The cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Lynchburg is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Charlotte to Lynchburg is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3h 38m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Charlotte Amtrak Station station and arriving at Lynchburg Amtrak Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 6m.

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The distance between Charlotte and Lynchburg is 179 miles. The road distance is 206.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Lynchburg without a car is to train which takes 4h 6m and costs $40 - $110.

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The train from Charlotte Amtrak Station to Lynchburg Amtrak Station takes 4h 6m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Charlotte to Lynchburg train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Charlotte Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Lynchburg is to train which takes 4h 6m and costs $40 - $110. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $300 - $410 and takes 4h 13m.

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The quickest flight from Charlotte Airport to Lynchburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 3m.

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Charlotte to Lynchburg train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Lynchburg Amtrak Station.

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Map of how to get from Charlotte to Lynchburg.
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  • Distance: 179.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 6m

What companies run services between Charlotte, NC, USA and Lynchburg, VA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Charlotte to Lynchburg once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $110 and the journey takes 4h 6m. Alternatively, American Airlines flies from Charlotte to Lynchburg 5 times a day.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Lynchburg
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $650
Flights from Charlotte to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Flights from Charlotte to Roanoke
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $400
Flights from Charlotte to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlotte to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
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 Lynchburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Lynchburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
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 Roanoke, Va to Lynchburg, Va
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$21 - $26
Bus from Richmond, Va to Lynchburg, Va
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Campbell Court to Lynchburg
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Charlotte to Lynchburg is 207 miles. It takes approximately 3h 38m to drive from Charlotte to Lynchburg.

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American Airlines offers flights from Charlotte Airport to Lynchburg Airport.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Lynchburg. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Charlotte Airport is to line 5 bus which takes 25m and costs $3.

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