There are 11 ways to get from North Carolina to Maine by plane, car, bus or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Charlotte to Bangor  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Bangor (BGR) CLT - BGR

$263 - $1,304

Cheapest option

Bus Wanda Coach  •  18 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, NC to New York, NY Charlotte
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Portland, ME New York

$74 - $123

9 alternative options

Fly Raleigh/Durham to Portland  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Portland (PWM) RDU - PWM

$115 - $489

Fly Charlotte to Portland  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Portland (PWM) CLT - PWM

$152 - $655

Fly Charlotte to Manchester, drive  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Manchester (MHT) CLT - MHT
  2. Drive from Manchester to Sanford

$117 - $561

Fly Raleigh/Durham to Boston, bus  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Boston (BOS) RDU - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Wells

$160 - $482

Fly Charlotte to Boston, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Boston (BOS) CLT - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Wells

$142 - $518

Bus Greyhound USA  •  21 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to New York, Ny
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma Ny
  3. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me

$100 - $260

Train, bus  •  21 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me

$147 - $453

Train  •  21 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Boston North Station Amtrak to Portland Transportation Center Amtrak

$201 - $445

Drive  •  16 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Portland 941.6 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from North Carolina to Maine is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 16 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from North Carolina to Maine is to fly which costs $150 - $700 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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The distance between North Carolina and Maine is 878 miles. The road distance is 941.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from North Carolina to Maine, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from North Carolina to Maine. However, there are services departing from Charlotte, Nc and arriving at Congress St + Hampshire St via New York, Ny, Boston, Ma and Congress St + Valley St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 7 min.

More details

The nearest airport to Maine is Bangor (BGR) Airport which is 62.7 miles away. Other nearby airports include Fredericton (YFC) (113.4 miles), Quebec (YQB) (142.8 miles), St John (YSJ) (146.9 miles) and Portland (PWM) (160.2 miles).

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Map of how to get from North Carolina to Maine.
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  • Distance: 878.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

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

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Charlotte to Bangor hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlotte to Portland via Charlotte, NC, New York, NY, Portland, ME, and Thompsons Point Rd + 100 Thompsons Point Rd in around 18 h 43 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Bangor
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Charlotte to Bangor via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Charlotte to Bangor via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Charlotte to Bangor via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Portland via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Portland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Charlotte to Portland via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Charlotte to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Manchester via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Flights from Charlotte to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Portland via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Portland via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Manchester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlotte to Bangor via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Charlotte to Bangor via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Portland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Portland via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Portland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Charlotte to Manchester via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Charlotte to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlotte to Bangor via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Charlotte to Portland via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Charlotte to Manchester via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Portland via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Charlotte to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlotte Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$360 - $500
Train from Charlotte Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Boston North Station Amtrak to Portland Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$45 - $160
Business Class
$85 - $200
First Class
$200 - $300
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lynchburg Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$190 - $250
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Wells
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Charlotte, Nc to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $160
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Charlotte, NC to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Concord Coach Lines
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

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