There are 10 ways to get from Charlotte to Orlando by plane, train, bus, shuttle or car

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Fly Charlotte to Orlando  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Orlando (MCO) CLT - MCO

$81 - $358

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Bus  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to Savannah, Ga 1093 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Savannah, Ga to Orlando, Fl 1019 / ...

$62 - $155

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Fly Concord to Orlando Sanford, train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Concord (USA) to Orlando Sanford (SFB) USA - SFB
  2. Take the train from Sanford to Church Street

$112 - $222

Fly Charlotte to Tampa, bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Tampa (TPA) CLT - TPA
  2. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Orlando, Fl

$157 - $390

Fly Charlotte to Orlando Sanford, train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Orlando Sanford (SFB) CLT - SFB
  2. Take the train from Sanford to Church Street

$303 - $431

Fly Charlotte to Daytona Beach, bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Daytona Beach (DAB) CLT - DAB
  2. Take the bus from Daytona International Speedway to Skyview Plaza Orlando

$266 - $487

Fly Charlotte to Melbourne, shuttle  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Melbourne (MLB) CLT - MLB
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Melbourne Airport to Orlando International Airport

$287 - $618

Bus, train  •  13 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to Savannah, Ga 1093 / ...
  2. Take the train from Savannah Amtrak to Orlando Amtrak Silver Star / ...

$84 - $217

Train  •  16 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to Cary Amtrak Piedmont / ...
  2. Take the train from Cary Amtrak to Orlando Amtrak Silver Star

$128 - $347

Drive  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Orlando 525.7 miles

$50 - $75

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No, there is no direct bus from Charlotte to Orlando. However, there are services departing from Charlotte, Nc and arriving at Orlando, Fl via Savannah, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Charlotte to Orlando. However, there are services departing from Charlotte Amtrak and arriving at Orlando Amtrak via Cary Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 34 min.

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The distance between Charlotte and Orlando is 466 miles. The road distance is 525.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Orlando without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Charlotte to Orlando, including transfers.

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

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Charlotte to Orlando train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Charlotte Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Orlando is to fly which takes 4 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 30 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 16 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Charlotte Airport to Orlando Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 38 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Charlotte to Orlando.
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  • Distance: 465.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

What companies run services between Charlotte, NC, USA and Orlando, FL, USA?

American Airlines, Frontier Airlines and Delta fly from Charlotte to Orlando hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlotte to Orlando via Savannah, Ga in around 12 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Charlotte to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Charlotte to Daytona Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Flights from Charlotte to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlotte to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Charlotte to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Charlotte to Daytona Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Charlotte to Melbourne via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Charlotte to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $700
Flights from Charlotte to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Concord to Orlando Sanford
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Charlotte to Tampa via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $750
ViaAir
Website
flyviaair.com
Flights from Charlotte to Orlando Sanford
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $400
Train operators
SunRail
Website
sunrail.com
Train from Sanford to Church Street
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
sunrail.com
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 Savannah Amtrak to Orlando Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
Train from Charlotte Amtrak to Cary Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Train from Cary Amtrak to Orlando Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$370 - $550
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 Tampa, Fl to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Charlotte, Nc to Savannah, Ga
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Savannah, Ga to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Escot Bus Lines
Phone
+1-888-571-7778
Website
escotbuslines.com
Bus from Daytona International Speedway to Skyview Plaza Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
escotbuslines.com
Melbourne Airport Express
Phone
+1 (321) 724-1600 / +1 (800) 826-4544
Website
melbourneairportexpress.com
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Orlando International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$63
Schedules at
melbourneairportexpress.com

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Charlotte to Orlando train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Orlando Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charlotte to Orlando is 526 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 41 min to drive from Charlotte to Orlando.

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Frontier Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Charlotte Airport to Orlando Airport.

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Book your Charlotte to Orlando bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 1035+ hotels available in Orlando. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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

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