There are 6 ways to get from Gastonia to Raleigh by bus, train, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to Durham, Nc 1082 / ...

$81 - $124

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Gastonia Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak Crescent
  2. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Durham, Nc 4840 / ...

$46 - $98

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to Raleigh Amtrak Piedmont / ...

$56 - $126

Drive  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Gastonia to Raleigh 184.5 miles

$18 - $27

Train, fly to Raleigh/Durham  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Gastonia Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) CLT - RDU

$235 - $402

Train, fly to Fayetteville Municipal, bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Gastonia Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Fayetteville Municipal (FAY) CLT - FAY
  3. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Raleigh, Nc

$212 - $987

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The cheapest way to get from Gastonia to Raleigh is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gastonia to Raleigh is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gastonia to Raleigh. However, there are services departing from Gastonia Amtrak and arriving at Raleigh Amtrak via Charlotte Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 53 min.

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The distance between Gastonia and Raleigh is 148 miles. The road distance is 184.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Gastonia to Raleigh without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 26 min and costs $80 - $130.

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Gastonia to Raleigh, including transfers.

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Gastonia to Raleigh train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Charlotte Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Gastonia to Raleigh is to bus which takes 4 h 26 min and costs $80 - $130. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $55 - $130 and takes 4 h 53 min.

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  • Distance: 148.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

What companies run services between Gastonia, NC, USA and Raleigh, NC, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Gastonia to Raleigh hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Gastonia to Raleigh 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 3 h 11 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Charlotte to Fayetteville Municipal
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlotte Amtrak to Raleigh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Train from Gastonia Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Gastonia Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Room
$120 - $180
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Charlotte, Nc to Durham, Nc
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Durham, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28

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