There are 6 ways to get from Charlotte to Orlando by plane, tram, bus, shuttle, train or car

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Fly Charlotte to Orlando  •  4h

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

$29 - $224

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Line 501 tram to Concord, fly to Orlando Sanford  •  3h 34m

  1. Take the line 501 tram from 7th St Station to JW Clay Blvd Station
  2. Fly from Concord (USA) to Orlando Sanford (SFB) USA - SFB

$215 - $1,021

Bus, shuttle  •  13h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, NC to Ocala, FL Atlanta Route
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Sleep Inn to Orlando Airport

$126 - $131

Bus  •  13h 55m

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

$67 - $93

Train  •  16h 34m

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

$104 - $147

Drive  •  8h 41m

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Orlando 526 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Orlando is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 8h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Charlotte to Orlando is to line 501 tram and fly which costs $210 - $1,100 and takes 3h 34m.

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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 Jacksonville, Fl. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 55m.

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

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The distance between Charlotte and Orlando is 466 miles. The road distance is 526 miles.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Orlando without a car is to bus and shuttle which takes 13h 1m and costs $126 - $131.

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It takes approximately 4h 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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What companies run services between Charlotte, NC, USA and Orlando, FL, USA?

American Airlines, Spirit Airlines and two other airlines fly from Charlotte to Orlando hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlotte to Orlando via Jacksonville, Fl in around 13h 55m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Concord to Orlando Sanford
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Charlotte to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Charlotte to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlotte to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Train operators
Charlotte Area Transit System
Phone
+1 704-336-7433
Email
telltransit@charlottenc.gov
Website
charlottenc.gov
Tram from 7th St Station to JW Clay Blvd Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
charlottenc.gov
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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlotte Amtrak Station to Cary Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
Train from Cary Amtrak Station to Orlando Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
12h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Premium
$270 - $380
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Seat
$140 - $210
Bus operators
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Charlotte, NC to Ocala, FL
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$79 - $84
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Shuttleliner of Ocala
Phone
+1 352 237-9900
Email
reservations@shuttleliner.com
Shuttle from Sleep Inn to Orlando Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
shuttlelinerofocala.com
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 Charlotte, Nc to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $110
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$40 - $60

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Orlando is to fly which takes 4h and costs $29 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $65 - $95 and takes 13h 55m, you could also train, which costs $100 - $150 and takes 16h 34m.

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The quickest flight from Charlotte Airport to Orlando Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 39m.

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

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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 8h 41m to drive from Charlotte to Orlando.

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

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Book your Charlotte to Orlando train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

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

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There are 864+ hotels available in Orlando. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Charlotte Airport is to line 5 bus which takes 24 min and costs $3.

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