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There are 5 ways to get from Cincinnati to Raleigh by plane, bus or car

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Fly Covington to Raleigh/Durham  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) CVG - RDU

$164 - $285

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Bus  •  16 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Cincinnati, OH to Columbus, OH
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Winston Salem, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Raleigh, Nc

$74 - $180

3 alternative options

Bus to Columbus, fly to Raleigh/Durham  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Cincinnati, OH to Columbus, OH
  2. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) CMH - RDU

$171 - $326

Fly Covington to Fayetteville Municipal, bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Fayetteville Municipal (FAY) CVG - FAY
  2. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Raleigh, Nc

$221 - $1,050

Drive  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Cincinnati to Raleigh 522 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Cincinnati to Raleigh is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 9 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cincinnati to Raleigh is to fly which costs $160 - $290 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cincinnati to Raleigh station. However, there are services departing from University of Cincinnati, OH and arriving at GoRaleigh Station via Columbus, Oh, Winston Salem, Nc and Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 51 min.

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The distance between Cincinnati and Raleigh is 399 miles. The road distance is 522 miles.

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The best way to get from Cincinnati to Raleigh without a car is to bus which takes 16 h 51 min and costs $70 - $180.

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Cincinnati to Raleigh, including transfers.

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Cincinnati to Raleigh bus services, operated by Barons Bus, depart from University of Cincinnati, OH station.

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The best way to get from Cincinnati to Raleigh is to fly which takes 3 h 58 min and costs $160 - $290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $70 - $180 and takes 16 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Covington Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 26 min.

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Cincinnati to Raleigh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Raleigh, Nc station.

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Map of how to get from Cincinnati to Raleigh.
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  • Distance: 399.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

What companies run services between Cincinnati, OH, USA and Raleigh, NC, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Cincinnati to Raleigh every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cincinnati to Raleigh via Columbus, OH, Columbus, Oh, Winston Salem, Nc, Raleigh, Nc, and Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd in around 16 h 51 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Covington to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Columbus to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Covington to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Columbus to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Columbus to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Covington to Fayetteville Municipal via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Covington to Fayetteville Municipal via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Covington to Fayetteville Municipal via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Covington to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Columbus to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Covington to Fayetteville Municipal via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Covington to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Columbus to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Covington to Fayetteville Municipal via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
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 Fayetteville, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40

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Yes, the driving distance between Cincinnati to Raleigh is 522 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 18 min to drive from Cincinnati to Raleigh.

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Delta, United Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Covington Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport.

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There are 153+ hotels available in Raleigh. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cincinnati to Covington Airport is to bus which takes 21 min and costs $2.

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