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There are 10 ways to get from Madison to Blowing Rock by plane, car, bus or train

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 Madison to Tri-Cities Regional, drive  •  7h 56m

  1. Fly from Madison (MSN) to Tri-Cities Regional (TRI) MSN - TRI
  2. Drive from Tri-Cities Regional to Blowing Rock

$241 - $1,115

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Bus via Columbus  •  28h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St to Chicago, IL - Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Columbus, OH
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Winston Salem, Nc
  4. Take the bus from Winston-Salem to Boone

$140 - $247

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Fly Madison to Asheville, drive  •  7h 40m

  1. Fly from Madison (MSN) to Asheville (AVL) MSN - AVL
  2. Drive from Asheville to Blowing Rock

$243 - $1,218

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Asheville, drive  •  7h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & N Park to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Asheville (AVL) ORD - AVL
  3. Drive from Asheville to Blowing Rock

$179 - $364

Fly Madison to Charlotte, bus  •  7h 51m

  1. Fly from Madison (MSN) to Charlotte (CLT) MSN - CLT
  2. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
  3. Take the bus from Hickory Airport to Blowing Rock

$264 - $1,029

Bus to Milwaukee, fly to Charlotte, bus  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the bus from UW Madison Langdon St to Milwaukee Mitchell Airport
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Charlotte (CLT) MKE - CLT
  3. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
  4. Take the bus from Hickory Airport to Blowing Rock

$248 - $801

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Charlotte, bus  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & N Park to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Charlotte (CLT) ORD - CLT
  3. Take the bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
  4. Take the bus from Hickory Airport to Blowing Rock

$250 - $555

Bus  •  28h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St to Chicago, IL - Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Toledo, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Winston Salem, Nc
  4. Take the bus from Winston-Salem to Boone

$159 - $205

Bus, train  •  33h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St to Chicago, IL - Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
  4. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Boone

$184 - $244

Drive  •  14h 27m

  1. Drive from Madison to Blowing Rock 855 miles

$80 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Madison to Blowing Rock is to drive which costs $80 - $130 and takes 14h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Madison to Blowing Rock is to fly and drive which costs $240 - $1,300 and takes 7h 40m.

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The distance between Madison and Blowing Rock is 635 miles. The road distance is 855 miles.

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The best way to get from Madison to Blowing Rock without a car is to bus via Columbus which takes 28h 24m and costs $140 - $250.

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It takes approximately 7h 56m to get from Madison to Blowing Rock, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Madison Airport to Tri-Cities Regional Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 20m and has one stopover.

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Blowing Rock is 1h ahead of Madison. It is currently 10:20 AM in Madison and 11:20 AM in Blowing Rock.

Yes, the driving distance between Madison to Blowing Rock is 855 miles. It takes approximately 14h 27m to drive from Madison to Blowing Rock.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Madison Airport to Tri-Cities Regional Airport.

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There are 176+ hotels available in Blowing Rock. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Madison to Blowing Rock.
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  • Distance: 634.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 56m

What companies run services between Madison, WI, USA and Blowing Rock, NC, USA?

You can take a bus from Madison to Blowing Rock via Chicago, IL - Amtrak, Chicago, IL, Columbus, OH, Columbus, Oh, Winston Salem, Nc, Winston-Salem, and Boone in around 28h 24m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Madison to Tri-Cities Regional via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Madison to Tri-Cities Regional via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Madison to Tri-Cities Regional via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 21m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Madison to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Madison to Asheville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Madison to Asheville via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Asheville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Madison to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Madison to Charlotte via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Madison to Charlotte via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlotte via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Charlotte via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Charlotte via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Charlotte via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Madison to Tri-Cities Regional via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Madison to Tri-Cities Regional via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Madison to Tri-Cities Regional via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Madison to Asheville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Madison to Asheville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Madison to Asheville via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Asheville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Madison to Charlotte via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Madison to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlotte via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Madison to Asheville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Asheville
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Madison to Charlotte via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlotte via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlotte via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlotte via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $500
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Premium
$300 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $250
Business Seat
$180 - $260
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
Bus operators
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & N Park to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St to Chicago, IL - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
Hickory Hop
Website
hickoryhop.com
Bus from Charlotte Airport to Hickory Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Schedules at
hickoryhop.com
Bus from Hickory Airport to Blowing Rock
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
hickoryhop.com
Badger Bus
Website
badgerbus.com
Bus from UW Madison Langdon St to Milwaukee Mitchell Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
badgerbus.com
Book at
badgerbus.com
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Madison to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
golamers.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 Columbus, Oh to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $110
Bus from Chicago, Il to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $80
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $85
Flexible
$90 - $140
Sunway Charters
Phone
+1 704-348-1200
Email
info@sunwaycharters.com
Website
sunwaycharters.com
Bus from Winston-Salem to Boone
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
sunwaycharters.com
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Boone
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
sunwaycharters.com

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