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There are 6 ways to get from Charlotte to Penland by bus, car, taxi or plane

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Bus, drive  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
  2. Drive from Hickory Airport to Penland

$48 - $112

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Bus, taxi  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
  2. Take the bus from Hickory Airport to Blowing Rock
  3. Take a taxi from Blowing Rock to Penland

$212 - $337

Bus, taxi via Transit Center- Bay V  •  5h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
  2. Take the bus from Hickory Airport to Blowing Rock
  3. Take a taxi from Blowing Rock to Penland

$212 - $337

Drive  •  2h 21m

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Penland 120.1 miles

$11 - $17

Fly to Asheville, drive  •  3h 35m

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Asheville (AVL) CLT - AVL
  2. Drive from Asheville to Penland

$178 - $1,011

Fly to Tri-Cities Regional, drive  •  3h 53m

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Tri-Cities Regional (TRI) CLT - TRI
  2. Drive from Tri-Cities Regional to Penland

$178 - $961

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The cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Penland is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Charlotte to Penland is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2h 21m.

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The distance between Charlotte and Penland is 87 miles. The road distance is 120.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Penland without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 5h 12m and costs $210 - $340.

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It takes approximately 3h 42m to get from Charlotte to Penland, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Charlotte Airport to Asheville Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charlotte to Penland is 120 miles. It takes approximately 2h 21m to drive from Charlotte to Penland.

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American Airlines offers flights from Charlotte Airport to Asheville Airport.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Penland. Prices start at $81 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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Map of how to get from Charlotte to Penland.
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  • Distance: 86.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 42m

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

There is no direct connection from Charlotte to Penland. However, you can take the line 5 bus to Charlotte Douglas Airport, take the walk to Charlotte Airport, take the bus to Hickory Airport, then take the drive to Penland. Alternatively, you can take the line 5 bus to Charlotte Douglas Airport, take the walk to Charlotte Airport, take the bus to Hickory Airport, take the bus to Blowing Rock, then take the taxi to Penland.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Asheville
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Charlotte to Tri-Cities Regional
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Bus operators
Hickory Hop
Website
hickoryhop.com
Bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Schedules at
hickoryhop.com
Bus from Hickory Airport to Blowing Rock
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
hickoryhop.com
Other operators
Taxi from Blowing Rock to Penland
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Tipsy Taxi
Phone
+1 828-719-8477
Website
facebook.com
High Country Taxi
Phone
+1 828-414-1492
Website
highcountrytaxi.com

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