There are 11 ways to get from Houston to North Carolina by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Charlotte  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Charlotte (CLT) HOU - CLT

$142 - $603

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Bus  •  21 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Atlanta, Ga 1596 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Charlotte, Nc 1082 / ...

$107 - $265

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Fly Houston to Charlotte  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Charlotte (CLT) IAH - CLT

$112 - $605

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Fayetteville Municipal  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Fayetteville Municipal (FAY) HOU - FAY

$256 - $1,220

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Raleigh/Durham, line 300 bus  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) HOU - RDU
  2. Take the line 300 bus from Regional Transit Center to N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St

$135 - $807

Fly Houston to Raleigh/Durham, line 300 bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) IAH - RDU
  2. Take the line 300 bus from Regional Transit Center to N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St

$125 - $509

Fly Houston to Columbia, bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Columbia (CAE) IAH - CAE
  2. Take the bus from Columbia, Sc to Charlotte, Nc

$246 - $743

Bus via Columbia, Sc  •  23 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Columbia, SC
  3. Take the bus from Columbia, Sc to Charlotte, Nc

$124 - $280

Bus, train  •  24 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, TX to New Orleans, LA Houston
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Charlotte Amtrak Crescent

$121 - $356

Train  •  28 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Sunset Limited
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Charlotte Amtrak Crescent

$161 - $468

Drive  •  17 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Charlotte 1041.7 miles

$100 - $150

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No, there is no direct bus from Houston to North Carolina. However, there are services departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Charlotte, Nc via Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 22 min.

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The distance between Houston and North Carolina is 1037 miles. The road distance is 1041.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to North Carolina without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Houston to North Carolina, including transfers.

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Houston to North Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Houston, Tx station.

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The best way to get from Houston to North Carolina is to fly which takes 4 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 22 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 28 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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Houston to North Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Charlotte, Nc station.

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North Carolina is 1 h ahead of Houston. It is currently 1:33 PM in Houston and 2:33 PM in North Carolina.

Yes, the driving distance between Houston to North Carolina is 1042 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 10 min to drive from Houston to North Carolina.

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Map of how to get from Houston to North Carolina.
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  • Distance: 1037.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 44 min

What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and North Carolina, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Houston to Charlotte hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Charlotte via Atlanta, Ga in around 21 h 22 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Fayetteville Municipal via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Houston to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Houston to Columbia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Charlotte via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,300
Flights from Houston to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Fayetteville Municipal via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Houston to Columbia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Flights from Houston to Columbia via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Charlotte via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Charlotte via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Raleigh/Durham via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Raleigh/Durham via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Raleigh/Durham via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Raleigh/Durham via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Houston to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Houston to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Houston to Columbia
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Houston to Columbia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Houston to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
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 New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Room
$430 - $600
Train from Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $370
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
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 Columbia, Sc to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Houston, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to Charlotte Airport.

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Book your Houston to North Carolina bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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

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The best way to get from Houston to Houston Hobby Apt Airport is to line 040 bus which takes 49 min and costs .

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