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There are 9 ways to get from Fort Worth to Outer Banks by train, plane, car, bus or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to New Bern, drive  •  10h 33m

  1. Take the train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to New Bern (EWN) DFW - EWN
  3. Drive from New Bern to Buxton

$233 - $1,003

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Drive, ferry, car ferry  •  27h 12m

  1. Drive from Fort Worth to Cedar Island, NC
  2. Take the ferry from Cedar Island, NC to Ocracoke, NC
  3. Take the car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Hatteras Island, NC

$154 - $216

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Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Norfolk, drive  •  7h 51m

  1. Take the train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Norfolk (ORF) DFW - ORF
  3. Drive from Norfolk to Buxton

$177 - $490

Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Raleigh/Durham, train, Amtrak Thruway, drive, ferry, car ferry  •  17h 57m

  1. Take the train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) DFW - RDU
  3. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Wilson Amtrak Station
  4. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to Morehead City, NC
  5. Drive from Morehead City, NC to Cedar Island, NC
  6. Take the ferry from Cedar Island, NC to Ocracoke, NC
  7. Take the car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Hatteras Island, NC

Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Richmond, bus, drive, ferry, car ferry  •  17h 24m

  1. Take the train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Richmond (RIC) DFW - RIC
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, VA to Hampton, VA
  4. Drive from Waterside & Commercial to Swan Quarter, NC
  5. Take the ferry from Swan Quarter, NC to Ocracoke, NC
  6. Take the car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Hatteras Island, NC

$182 - $768

Train to Dallas, fly to Raleigh/Durham, train, Amtrak Thruway, drive, ferry, car ferry  •  18h 19m

  1. Take the train from T&P Station to Victory Station
  2. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) DAL - RDU
  3. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Wilson Amtrak Station
  4. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to Morehead City, NC
  5. Drive from Morehead City, NC to Cedar Island, NC
  6. Take the ferry from Cedar Island, NC to Ocracoke, NC
  7. Take the car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Hatteras Island, NC

Train to Dallas/Ft.Worth, fly to Wilmington, Amtrak Thruway, drive, ferry, car ferry  •  19h 47m

  1. Take the train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Wilmington (ILM) DFW - ILM
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilmington, NC to Wilson, NC
  4. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to Morehead City, NC
  5. Drive from Morehead City, NC to Cedar Island, NC
  6. Take the ferry from Cedar Island, NC to Ocracoke, NC
  7. Take the car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Hatteras Island, NC

Bus, drive, ferry, car ferry  •  46h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Hampton, Va
  4. Drive from Waterside & Commercial to Cedar Island, NC
  5. Take the ferry from Cedar Island, NC to Ocracoke, NC
  6. Take the car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Hatteras Island, NC

$185 - $422

Drive  •  24h 31m

  1. Drive from Fort Worth to Buxton 1473.1 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Worth to Outer Banks is to drive which costs $140 - $210 and takes 24h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Worth to Outer Banks is to train and fly and drive which costs $170 - $490 and takes 7h 51m.

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The distance between Fort Worth and Outer Banks is 1270 miles. The road distance is 1473.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 10h 33m to get from Fort Worth to Outer Banks, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to New Bern Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 30m and has one stopover.

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Outer Banks is 1h ahead of Fort Worth. It is currently 3:17 AM in Fort Worth and 4:17 AM in Outer Banks.

Yes, the driving distance between Fort Worth to Outer Banks is 1473 miles. It takes approximately 24h 31m to drive from Fort Worth to Outer Banks.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to New Bern Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Outer Banks. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort Worth to Outer Banks.
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  • Distance: 1269.6 miles
  • Duration: 10h 33m

What companies run services between Fort Worth, TX, USA and Outer Banks, NC, USA?

There is no direct connection from Fort Worth to Buxton. However, you can take the train to Terminal B Station, take the walk to Dallas/Ft.Worth airport, fly to New Bern, then take the drive to Buxton. Alternatively, you can take the train to Terminal B Station, take the walk to Dallas/Ft.Worth airport, fly to Norfolk, then take the drive to Buxton.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to New Bern via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to New Bern via New Orleans, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to New Bern via Jacksonville, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to New Bern via Indianapolis, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to New Bern via Atlanta, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to New Bern via Greensboro/High Point, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to New Bern via Lexington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to New Bern via Fayetteville, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to New Bern via Birmingham, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Richmond
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Richmond via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Wilmington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to New Bern via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Richmond via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Dallas to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Wilmington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Dallas to Raleigh/Durham via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Dallas to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Dallas to Raleigh/Durham via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Dallas to Raleigh/Durham via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Norfolk via Houston
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Raleigh/Durham via Houston
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,500
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Wilmington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Train operators
Trinity Metro
Phone
+1 817-215-8600
Website
ridetrinitymetro.org
Train from Vickery Transfer Center to Terminal B Station
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ridetrinitymetro.org
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Raleigh Union Station to Wilson Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Train from T&P Station to Victory Station
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wilson, NC to Morehead City, NC
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wilmington, NC to Wilson, NC
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.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 Ft Worth, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $21
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
31h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$240 - $310
Bus from Richmond, Va to Hampton, Va
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Ferry operators
North Carolina Department of Transportation - NCDOT
Website
ncdot.gov
Car ferry from Cedar Island, NC to Ocracoke, NC
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ncdot.gov
Car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Hatteras Island, NC
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ncdot.gov
Car ferry from Swan Quarter, NC to Ocracoke, NC
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ncdot.gov

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