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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc

$67 - $159

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Asheville, Nc

$62 - $149

3 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Charlottesville to Asheville 342.3 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Charlottesville to Asheville  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to Asheville (AVL) CHO - AVL

$227 - $1,143

Fly Washington Dulles to Greenville/Spartanburg, bus  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) IAD - GSP
  2. Take the bus from Greenville to Asheville

$178 - $518

What companies run services between Charlottesville, VA, USA and Asheville, NC, USA?

You can take a bus from Charlottesville to Asheville via Richmond, Va and Raleigh, Nc in around 11 h 16 min. Alternatively, American Airlines and Delta fly from Charlottesville to Asheville hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlottesville to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Charlottesville to Asheville via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Charlottesville to Asheville via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlottesville to Asheville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Asheville, Nc
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Charlottesville and Asheville is 452 km. The road distance is 548 km.

The cheapest way to get from Charlottesville to Asheville is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Charlottesville to Asheville is to drive which takes 5 h 53 min and costs $30 - $50.

No, there is no direct bus from Charlottesville to Asheville. However, there are services departing from Charlottesville, Va and arriving at Asheville, Nc via Richmond, Va and Raleigh, Nc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 16 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 23 min to get from Charlottesville to Asheville, including transfers.