There are 5 ways to get from New York to Morehead City by plane, bus, taxi, train or car

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Fly, bus, taxi  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Wilmington (ILM) LGA - ILM
  2. Take the bus from Wilmington, Nc to Jacksonville
  3. Take a taxi from Jacksonville to Morehead City

$333 - $1,017

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Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Wilson Amtrak Carolinian / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to Morehead City, NC 6089

Bus Starline Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  13 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. to Wilson, NC - Kangaroo Exp Star Line Express
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to Morehead City, NC 6089

Bus Greyhound USA, Amtrak Thruway  •  19 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Norfolk, Va 903 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Norfolk, Va to Wilson, Nc 391
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wilson, NC to Morehead City, NC

Drive  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Drive from New York to Morehead City 587.4 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Morehead City. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Morehead City, NC via Norfolk, Va and Wilson, NC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 15 min.

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The distance between New York and Morehead City is 444 miles. The road distance is 587.4 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Morehead City without a car is to train and Amtrak Thruway which takes 12 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from New York to Morehead City, including transfers.

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New York to Morehead City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Wilmington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 46 min.

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New York to Morehead City bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Morehead City, NC station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Morehead City is 587 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 23 min to drive from New York to Morehead City.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Wilmington Airport.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Morehead City. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to Morehead City.
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  • Distance: 443.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 12 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Morehead City, NC, USA?

You can take a bus from New York to Morehead City via Wilson, NC - Kangaroo Exp and Wilson, NC in around 13 h 19 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Wilmington
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Wilmington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Wilmington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
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 New York Penn Station to Wilson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
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 Wilmington, Nc to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from New York, Ny to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Norfolk, Va to Wilson, Nc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wilson, NC to Morehead City, NC
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Starline Bus
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. to Wilson, NC - Kangaroo Exp
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
starlinebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Jacksonville to Morehead City
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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