There are 10 ways to get from Gaithersburg to North Carolina by subway, plane, bus, train or car

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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Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Fayetteville Municipal  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Fayetteville Municipal (FAY) IAD - FAY

$216 - $585

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Charlotte, NC

$41 - $65

8 alternative options

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Charlotte  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Charlotte (CLT) IAD - CLT

$142 - $568

Subway to Reagan Washington, fly to Raleigh/Durham, line 300 bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) DCA - RDU
  3. Take the line 300 bus from Regional Transit Center to N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St

$94 - $245

Bus to Baltimore, fly to Raleigh/Durham  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) BWI - RDU

$91 - $251

Subway to Reagan Washington, fly to Greensboro/High Point, line 2 bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) DCA - GSO
  3. Take the line 2 bus from Coble Transportation Center to E Washington & Greene

$141 - $425

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Raleigh/Durham, line 300 bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) IAD - RDU
  4. Take the line 300 bus from Regional Transit Center to N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St

$100 - $292

Train  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Charlotte Amtrak Crescent / ...

$71 - $184

Bus Greyhound USA  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va 3013 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Charlotte, Nc 1041 / ...

$57 - $137

Drive  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Gaithersburg to Charlotte 416.2 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The distance between Gaithersburg and North Carolina is 262 miles. The road distance is 416.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Gaithersburg to North Carolina without a car is to train which takes 9 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Gaithersburg to North Carolina, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Gaithersburg to North Carolina is to train which takes 9 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Fayetteville Municipal Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gaithersburg to North Carolina is 416 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to drive from Gaithersburg to North Carolina.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Fayetteville Municipal Airport.

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There are 10+ hotels available in North Carolina. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gaithersburg to North Carolina.
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  • Distance: 261.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

What companies run services between Gaithersburg, MD, USA and North Carolina, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Gaithersburg to Charlotte twice daily. Tickets cost $60 - $170 and the journey takes 7 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gaithersburg to Charlotte via Medical Center Station & Bay E, Medical Center Metro/Naval Med Ctr & Nih, TENLEYTOWN station, Wisconsin Ave Nw & Albemarle St Nw, Massachusetts Ave & First St Ne, Washington, Dc, and Richmond, Va in around 11 h 37 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fayetteville Municipal via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Greensboro/High Point via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fayetteville Municipal
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Baltimore to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Bus operators
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from Regional Transit Center to N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Gaithersburg Park & Ride to BWI AIRPORT TERMINAL LIGHT RAIL eb
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
PART NC
Phone
+1 336-662-0002
Website
partnc.org
Bus from Coble Transportation Center to E Washington & Greene
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
partnc.org
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Richmond, Va to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $85

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