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

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

$263 - $1,304

Cheapest option

Megabus, bus  •  25 h 39 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Charlotte NC to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA
  3. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME

$96 - $164

9 alternative options

Fly Charlotte to Portland  •  4 h 27 min

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

$152 - $655

Fly Raleigh/Durham to Portland  •  5 h 57 min

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

$115 - $489

Fly Charlotte to Manchester, drive  •  4 h 55 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 22 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 28 min

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

$142 - $518

Bus  •  21 h 8 min

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

$100 - $260

Train  •  21 h 47 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

Train, bus  •  22 h 52 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

$232 - $663

Drive  •  16 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Portland 941.6 miles

$90 - $140

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

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Charlotte to Bangor every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlotte to Portland via New York, Ny, Boston, Ma, Portland, Me, and Congress St + Valley St in around 21 h 8 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Bangor
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Charlotte to Bangor via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Charlotte to Bangor via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
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 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Charlotte to Portland via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Charlotte to Portland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Portland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Portland via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Portland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Manchester via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Manchester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 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 Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Charlotte to Portland via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Portland via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Manchester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlotte to Bangor via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Charlotte to Bangor via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Portland via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Portland via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Manchester via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Manchester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlotte to Bangor via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Charlotte to Portland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Charlotte to Portland via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Portland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Portland via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Manchester via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Charlotte to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Charlotte to Portland via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Portland via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Charlotte to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Train from Charlotte Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $280
Room
$400 - $600
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$190 - $250
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Charlotte NC to New York
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between North Carolina and Maine is 1405 km. The road distance is 1507 km.

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

The quickest way to get from North Carolina to Maine is to fly which takes 4 h 27 min and costs $150 - $700.

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 8 min.

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