There are 9 ways to get from Milwaukee to North Carolina by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Milwaukee to Charlotte  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Charlotte (CLT) MKE - CLT

$143 - $604

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Bus via Columbus, Oh  •  23 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Columbus, OH
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Charlotte, Nc

$96 - $268

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Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Charlotte  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Charlotte (CLT) ORD - CLT

$152 - $385

Fly Milwaukee to Raleigh/Durham, line 300 bus  •  5 h 45 min

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

$136 - $398

Bus to Madison, fly to Charlotte  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Madison
  2. Fly from Madison (MSN) to Charlotte (CLT) MSN - CLT

$196 - $886

Train, bus  •  21 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Toledo Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Charlotte, Nc

$133 - $339

Bus  •  22 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Toledo, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Charlotte, Nc

$104 - $264

Train  •  29 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak

$190 - $518

Drive  •  14 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Milwaukee to Charlotte 844.8 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Milwaukee to North Carolina is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 14 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milwaukee to North Carolina is to fly which costs $140 - $650 and takes 4 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milwaukee to North Carolina. However, there are services departing from Milwaukee, Wi and arriving at Charlotte, Nc via Chicago, Il and Toledo, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 32 min.

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The distance between Milwaukee and North Carolina is 699 miles. The road distance is 844.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to North Carolina without a car is to train and bus which takes 21 h 30 min and costs $130 - $340.

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It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from Milwaukee to North Carolina, including transfers.

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Milwaukee to North Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Milwaukee, Wi station.

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The best way to get from Milwaukee to North Carolina is to fly which takes 4 h 12 min and costs $140 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $270 and takes 22 h 32 min, you could also train, which costs $190 - $550 and takes 29 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Milwaukee Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 8 min.

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

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  • Distance: 698.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 12 min

What companies run services between Milwaukee, WI, USA and North Carolina, USA?

American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Milwaukee to Charlotte hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milwaukee to Charlotte via Chicago, Il and Toledo, Oh in around 22 h 32 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlotte via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Milwaukee to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Milwaukee to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Madison to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Madison to Charlotte via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlotte via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Milwaukee to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Madison to Charlotte via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlotte via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Milwaukee to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Madison to Charlotte via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Madison to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Charlotte via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Milwaukee to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Milwaukee to Raleigh/Durham via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Milwaukee to Raleigh/Durham via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Milwaukee to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
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 Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
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
Coach USA
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
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Madison
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Badger Bus
Website
badgerbus.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI to Madison, WI - Chazen UW Madison
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
badgerbus.com
Book at
badgerbus.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 Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Chicago, Il to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
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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North Carolina is 1 h ahead of Milwaukee. It is currently 5:57 AM in Milwaukee and 6:57 AM in North Carolina.

Yes, the driving distance between Milwaukee to North Carolina is 845 miles. It takes approximately 14 h 27 min to drive from Milwaukee to North Carolina.

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

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Book your Milwaukee to North Carolina bus tickets online with Greyhound, 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 Milwaukee to Milwaukee Airport is to bus which takes 29 min and costs $3.

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