There are 10 ways to get from Jacksonville to Outer Banks by plane, car, bus, car ferry or ferry

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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Fly to New Bern, drive  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to New Bern (EWN) JAX - EWN
  2. Drive from New Bern to Buxton

$170 - $828

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Drive, ferry, car ferry  •  14 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Jacksonville to Cedar Island, NC
  2. Take the ferry from Cedar Island, NC to Ocracoke, NC
  3. Take the car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Hatteras Island, NC

$75 - $103

8 alternative options

Fly to Greenville, drive  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Greenville (PGV) JAX - PGV
  2. Drive from Greenville to Buxton

$198 - $926

Fly to Jacksonville, drive  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Jacksonville (OAJ) JAX - OAJ
  2. Drive from Jacksonville to Buxton

$134 - $636

Fly to Norfolk, drive  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Norfolk (ORF) JAX - ORF
  2. Drive from Norfolk to Buxton

$174 - $822

Fly to Newport News, drive  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Newport News (PHF) JAX - PHF
  2. Drive from Newport News to Buxton

$176 - $824

Bus, Savannah 16 , drive, ferry, car ferry via Savannah, Ga  •  25 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Savannah, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Savannah, Ga to Atlanta Arpt, Ga
  3. Take the Savannah 16 from Atlanta Airport, GA to Savannah, GA
  4. Drive from Savannah, GA to Cedar Island, NC
  5. Take the ferry from Cedar Island, NC to Ocracoke, NC
  6. Take the car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Hatteras Island, NC

$186 - $282

Bus, Savannah 16 , drive, ferry, car ferry  •  26 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Atlanta Arpt, Ga
  2. Take the Savannah 16 from Atlanta Airport, GA to Savannah, GA
  3. Drive from Savannah, GA to Cedar Island, NC
  4. Take the ferry from Cedar Island, NC to Ocracoke, NC
  5. Take the car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Hatteras Island, NC

$180 - $267

Bus, ferry, drive, car ferry  •  17 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Savannah, Ga
  2. Take the ferry from City Hall Landing to Trade Center Landing
  3. Drive from Trade Center Landing to Cedar Island, NC
  4. Take the ferry from Cedar Island, NC to Ocracoke, NC
  5. Take the car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Hatteras Island, NC

$83 - $137

Drive  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Jacksonville to Buxton 672.5 miles

$65 - $95

Questions & Answers

The distance between Jacksonville and Outer Banks is 512 miles. The road distance is 672.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 9 h 16 min to get from Jacksonville to Outer Banks, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Jacksonville Airport to New Bern Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 28 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jacksonville to Outer Banks is 672 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 28 min to drive from Jacksonville to Outer Banks.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Jacksonville Airport to New Bern Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Outer Banks. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Jacksonville to Jacksonville Airport is to line 1 bus which takes 49 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Jacksonville to Outer Banks.
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  • Distance: 512.1 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 16 min

What companies run services between Jacksonville, FL, USA and Outer Banks, NC, USA?

There is no direct connection from Jacksonville to Buxton. However, you can take the line 1 bus to J.I.A., take the walk to Jacksonville airport, fly to New Bern, then take the drive to Buxton. Alternatively, you can take the line 1 bus to J.I.A., take the walk to Jacksonville airport, fly to Greenville, then take the drive to Buxton.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Jacksonville to New Bern via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Jacksonville to New Bern via Miami, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Jacksonville to Greenville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Jacksonville to Greenville via Miami, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Jacksonville to Jacksonville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Jacksonville to Jacksonville via Miami, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Jacksonville to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Jacksonville to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Jacksonville to Norfolk via Miami
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Jacksonville to Newport News via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Jacksonville to Newport News via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Jacksonville to Newport News via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Jacksonville to Newport News via Miami, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Jacksonville to Newport News via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Jacksonville to Newport News via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Jacksonville to New Bern via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Jacksonville to Jacksonville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Jacksonville to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Jacksonville to Newport News via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
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 Jacksonville, Fl to Savannah, Ga
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Savannah, Ga to Atlanta Arpt, Ga
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Atlanta Arpt, Ga
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Savannah16
Phone
+1-404-500-3966
Website
savannah16.com
Bus from Atlanta Airport, GA to Savannah, GA
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
savannah16.com
Book at
savannah16.com
Ferry operators
North Carolina Department of Transportation - NCDOT
Website
ncdot.gov
Car ferry from Cedar Island, NC to Ocracoke, NC
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
ncdot.gov
Car ferry from Ocracoke, NC to Hatteras Island, NC
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ncdot.gov
Chatham Area Transit
Website
catchacat.org
Ferry from City Hall Landing to Trade Center Landing
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
catchacat.org

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