There are 8 ways to get from Illinois to North Carolina by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Peoria  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Peoria (PIA) to Charlotte (CLT) PIA - CLT

$224 - $1,030

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Bus via Columbus, Oh  •  20 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Columbus, OH Chicago / ...
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Charlotte, Nc 1093 / ...

$75 - $232

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Fly from Chicago Midway  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Charlotte (CLT) MDW - CLT

$163 - $446

Line 608 bus, line 600 bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 608 bus from Roselle/Schaumburg to Kimberly Dr & Mall Dr
  2. Take the line 600 bus from Northwest Transportation Center to Rosemont CTA Station
  3. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Charlotte (CLT) ORD - CLT

$137 - $359

Train, bus  •  20 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Toledo Amtrak Capitol Limited / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Charlotte, Nc 1093 / ...

$107 - $283

Bus  •  20 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Toledo, Oh 1604 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Charlotte, Nc 1093 / ...

$93 - $235

Train  •  28 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Cardinal
  2. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak Crescent

$164 - $462

Drive  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Charlotte 752.7 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Illinois to North Carolina. However, there are services departing from Archer & Green and arriving at Charlotte, Nc via Madison & Dearborn/State, Chicago, Il and Toledo, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 47 min.

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The distance between Illinois and North Carolina is 647 miles. The road distance is 752.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Illinois to North Carolina without a car is to train and bus which takes 20 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Illinois to North Carolina, including transfers.

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Illinois to North Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Chicago, Il station.

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The best way to get from Illinois to North Carolina is to fly which takes 2 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 20 h 47 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 28 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from Peoria Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 3 min.

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Illinois 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 Illinois. It is currently 4:40 PM in Illinois and 5:40 PM in North Carolina.

Yes, the driving distance between Illinois to North Carolina is 753 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 53 min to drive from Illinois to North Carolina.

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Map of how to get from Illinois to North Carolina.
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  • Distance: 646.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

What companies run services between Illinois, USA and North Carolina, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Peoria to Charlotte every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago to Charlotte via Dearborn & Madison, Madison & Dearborn/State, Harrison & Morgan, Chicago, Il, and Toledo, Oh in around 20 h 47 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Peoria to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Peoria to Charlotte via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Peoria to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Peoria to Charlotte via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Charlotte via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Peoria to Charlotte via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Charlotte via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Charlotte via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $800
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 Chicago Union Station to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Chicago Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Room
$220 - $320
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Roselle/Schaumburg to Kimberly Dr & Mall Dr
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Northwest Transportation Center to Rosemont CTA Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.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 Toledo, Oh to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $160
Bus from Chicago, Il to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Peoria Airport to Charlotte Airport.

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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 Illinois to Peoria Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs .

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