Travel from North-Carolina to California

Train, bus or fly from North Carolina to California?

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Charlotte to San Diego hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlotte to Los Angeles via Atlanta, GA, Dallas, TX, and 7th / Decatur in around 2 days 7 h.

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How to get from North Carolina to California

ModeDurationPrice
From Charlotte Transportation Center line 5 bus to Charlotte airport, fly to San Diego airport, then line 992 bus to San Diego.6 h 57 min$234
From Charlotte Transportation Center line 5 bus to Charlotte airport, fly to San Jose airport, line 10 bus to Metroairport Station, then line 901 tram to San Jose.7 h 33 min$266
From Charlotte Transportation Center line 5 bus to Charlotte airport, fly to San Francisco airport, then BART to San Francisco.7 h 45 min$219
From Charlotte Transportation Center line 5 bus to Charlotte airport, fly to Los Angeles airport, then bus to Los Angeles.7 h 59 min$242
From N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St line 300 bus to Regional Transit Center, line 100 bus to Raleigh/Durham airport, fly to Los Angeles airport, then bus to Los Angeles.8 h 20 min$266
From N Harrison Ave at W Johnson St line 300 bus to Regional Transit Center, line 100 bus to Raleigh/Durham airport, fly to San Francisco airport, then BART to San Francisco.8 h 20 min$253
From Charlotte Transportation Center line 5 bus to Charlotte airport, fly to Sacramento airport, then night bus to Sacramento.8 h 24 min$404
From Charlotte, NC bus to Atlanta, GA, bus to Dallas, TX, bus to 7th / Decatur, then line 18 bus to 5th / San Pedro.2 days 7 h$260
From Charlotte taxi to Charlotte Amtrak, train to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak, then train to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak.2 days 17 h$778
From Charlotte bus to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb, Megabus to Cbd East Tc, line 722 bus to Dallas Union Station Amtrak, then train to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak.2 days 21 h$570
From Charlotte drive to Los Angeles.38 h 20 min$291

How long does it take to get from North Carolina to California?

It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from North Carolina to California, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between North Carolina and California?

No, there is no direct bus from North Carolina to California. However, there are services departing from Charlotte, NC and arriving at 5th / San Pedro via Atlanta, GA, Dallas, TX and 7th / Decatur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 7 h.

Operators from North Carolina to California

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Charlotte Area TransitCharlotte Area Transit
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
DeltaDelta
Southwest AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
San Diego Metro TransitSan Diego Metro Transit
Frontier AirlinesFrontier Airlines
Santa Clara VTASanta Clara VTA
BARTBART
LAX FlyAwayLAX FlyAway
Go TriangleGo Triangle
Virgin AmericaVirgin America
Alaska Airlines, Inc.Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Yolobus+1 530-666-2877Yolobus
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
Metro Los AngelesMetro Los Angeles
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
Megabus877-462-6342Megabus
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)