There are 4 ways to get from Greensboro to Charlotte by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center to Charlotte Amtrak Piedmont / ...

$29 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Charlotte, Nc 1041 / ...

$15 - $35

2 alternative options

Bus via Winston Salem, Nc  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc 1041 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Charlotte, Nc 1041 / ...

$24 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Greensboro to Charlotte 90.9 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Greensboro to Charlotte is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greensboro to Charlotte is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Greensboro, Nc and arriving at Charlotte, Nc. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center and arriving at Charlotte Amtrak. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Greensboro and Charlotte is 84 miles. The road distance is 90.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Greensboro to Charlotte without a car is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs $29 - $65.

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The train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center to Charlotte Amtrak takes 1 h 37 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Greensboro to Charlotte bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Greensboro, Nc station.

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Map of how to get from Greensboro to Charlotte.
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  • Distance: 83.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 37 min

What companies run services between Greensboro, NC, USA and Charlotte, NC, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Greensboro to Charlotte 5 times a day. Tickets cost $29 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 37 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Greensboro to Charlotte every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Train 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
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 Greensboro, Nc to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35
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 Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Sunway Charters
Phone
+1 704-348-1200
Email
info@sunwaycharters.com
Website
sunwaycharters.com
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston-Salem
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
sunwaycharters.com

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