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There are 9 ways to get from New York to Shelby by plane, taxi, car, bus or train

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Fly Newark to Charlotte, taxi

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Charlotte (CLT)
  2. Take a taxi from Charlotte to Shelby

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Bus via Raleigh

  1. Take the bus from New York to Raleigh
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh to Shelby

Fly New York La Guardia to Charlotte, taxi

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Charlotte (CLT)
  2. Take a taxi from Charlotte to Shelby

Fly New York JFK to Charlotte, taxi

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Charlotte (CLT)
  2. Take a taxi from Charlotte to Shelby

Fly New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg, drive

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP)
  2. Drive from Greenville/Spartanburg to Shelby

Fly White Plains to Charlotte, taxi

  1. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Charlotte (CLT)
  2. Take a taxi from Charlotte to Shelby

Bus

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Gastonia, NC - Chester St.

Train

  1. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Gastonia Amtrak Station

Drive

  1. Drive from New York to Shelby

New York to Shelby by bus

The bus journey time between New York and Shelby is around 18h 20m and covers a distance of around 708 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 30m. The fastest bus normally takes 18h 20m. Services are operated by Greyhound USA. Typically six buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
16h 50m
Layover time:
1h 30m
Total time:
18h 20m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
18h 20m
Bus distance:
708 miles
Buses per week:
6
Cheapest price:
$80
Carbon emissions:
141 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
21:45
Last bus departs at:
21:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to Shelby bus schedules

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Rules to follow in United States

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Travel within United States

Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

COVID-19 help in United States

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 800-232-4636

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Shelby is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Shelby is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Shelby is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 14 Sep 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from New York to Shelby is to drive, which costs $65 - $95 and takes 11h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Shelby is to fly and taxi which costs $210 - $390 and takes 4h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Shelby. However, there are services departing from New York and arriving at Shelby via Raleigh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 50m.

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The distance between New York and Shelby is 559 miles. The road distance is 668.2 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Shelby without a car is to bus which takes 12h 26m and costs $110 - $150.

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It takes approximately 4h 8m to get from New York to Shelby, including transfers.

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New York to Shelby bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York station.

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The best way to get from New York to Shelby is to bus which takes 12h 26m and costs $110 - $150. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $140 - $190 and takes 13h 37m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 53m.

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New York to Shelby bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Shelby station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Shelby.
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  • Distance: 559.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 8m

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

Wanda Coach operates a bus from New York, NY to Gastonia, NC - Chester St. 3 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 12h. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Gastonia Amtrak Station twice daily. Tickets cost $70 - $100 and the journey takes 13h 7m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlotte via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $390
Flights from New York JFK to Charlotte via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $390
Flights from New York JFK to Charlotte via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$160 - $390
Flights from New York JFK to Charlotte via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $390
Flights from New York JFK to Charlotte via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $390
Flights from New York JFK to Charlotte via Columbus
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $390
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Flights from White Plains to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $380
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $360
Flights from New York JFK to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $340
Flights from New York JFK to Charlotte via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $400
Flights from New York JFK to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $390
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $440
Flights from White Plains to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Flights from Newark to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greenville/Spartanburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
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 Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Gastonia Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
13h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Premium
$270 - $370
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Seat
$140 - $210
Bus operators
Wanda Coach
Phone
646-630-7186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Gastonia, NC - Chester St.
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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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 New York to Raleigh
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $75
Flexible
$80 - $120
Bus from Raleigh to Shelby
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $70
Other operators
Taxi from Charlotte to Shelby
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Yellow Cab of Charlotte
Phone
+1 704-444-4444
Website
yellowcabofcharlotte.net
Crown Cab Charlotte
Phone
+1 704-334-6666
Website
crowncabinc.com

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Shelby is 668 miles. It takes approximately 11h 30m to drive from New York to Shelby.

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

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