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There are 10 ways to get from Minnesota to North Carolina by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Minneapolis to Charlotte  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Charlotte (CLT) MSP - CLT

$177 - $609

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Bus Megabus  •  29 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Chicago
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Charlotte, Nc

$127 - $215

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Fly Minneapolis to Fayetteville Municipal  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Fayetteville Municipal (FAY) MSP - FAY

$229 - $975

Fly Minneapolis to Raleigh/Durham  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) MSP - RDU

$158 - $422

Fly Rochester to Raleigh/Durham  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (RST) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) RST - RDU

$231 - $1,016

Fly Rochester to Greensboro/High Point  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (RST) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) RST - GSO

$303 - $1,316

Fly Minneapolis to Greensboro/High Point  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) MSP - GSO

$200 - $762

Bus  •  33 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago Amtrak, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to Toledo, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Charlotte, Nc

$136 - $353

Train  •  37 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Charlotte Amtrak Station

$225 - $636

Drive  •  19 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Charlotte 1163.6 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Minnesota to North Carolina is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Minnesota to North Carolina is to fly which costs $170 - $650 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Minnesota to North Carolina. However, there are services departing from Minneapolis, MN and arriving at Charlotte, Nc via Chicago, Peachtree St Ne @ Ivan Allen Jr Blvd and Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 24 min.

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The distance between Minnesota and North Carolina is 1085 miles. The road distance is 1163.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Minnesota to North Carolina without a car is to bus which takes 29 h 24 min and costs $120 - $220.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Minnesota to North Carolina, including transfers.

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Minnesota to North Carolina bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Minneapolis, MN station.

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The best way to get from Minnesota to North Carolina is to fly which takes 4 h 39 min and costs $170 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $120 - $220 and takes 29 h 24 min, you could also train, which costs $220 - $650 and takes 37 h 52 min.

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The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 32 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Minnesota to North Carolina.
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  • Distance: 1084.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

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

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Bloomington to Charlotte hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Charlotte via Chicago, Marta Civic Center Station - Nb, Peachtree St Ne @ Ivan Allen Jr Blvd, Peachtree St @ Alabama St, and Atlanta, Ga in around 29 h 24 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Charlotte via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Fayetteville Municipal via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Fayetteville Municipal via Rochester, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Fayetteville Municipal via Nashville, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Raleigh/Durham via Columbus
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Rochester to Raleigh/Durham via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to Greensboro/High Point via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Rochester to Greensboro/High Point via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Minneapolis to Greensboro/High Point via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Greensboro/High Point via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Greensboro/High Point via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Fayetteville Municipal via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Fayetteville Municipal via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Fayetteville Municipal via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Rochester to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Rochester to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Rochester to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago O'Hare, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Rochester to Greensboro/High Point via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Rochester to Greensboro/High Point via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Rochester to Greensboro/High Point via Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Minneapolis to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Greensboro/High Point via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Greensboro/High Point via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Greensboro/High Point via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Greensboro/High Point via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Charlotte via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Fayetteville Municipal via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Fayetteville Municipal via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Rochester to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to Greensboro/High Point via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Rochester to Greensboro/High Point via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Rochester to Greensboro/High Point via Chicago O'Hare, Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Minneapolis to Greensboro/High Point via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Greensboro/High Point via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Charlotte via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,700
Flights from Minneapolis to Raleigh/Durham via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from Minneapolis to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from Minneapolis to Raleigh/Durham via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from Minneapolis to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Greensboro/High Point via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
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 St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Train from Chicago Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
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 Station to Charlotte Amtrak Station
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Chicago
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Book at
megabus.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 Atlanta, Ga to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago Amtrak, Il
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $160

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North Carolina is 1 h ahead of Minnesota. It is currently 11:28 AM in Minnesota and 12:28 PM in North Carolina.

Yes, the driving distance between Minnesota to North Carolina is 1164 miles. It takes approximately 19 h 44 min to drive from Minnesota to North Carolina.

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American Airlines, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from Minneapolis 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 Minnesota to Rochester Airport is to shuttle which takes 15 min and costs $7 - $11.

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