There are 8 ways to get from North Carolina to Pennsylvania State University by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Charlotte to State College  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to State College (SCE) CLT - SCE

$233 - $1,118

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Bus Megabus  •  16 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, NC to Washington
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa 704

$70 - $138

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Fly Raleigh/Durham to State College  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to State College (SCE) RDU - SCE

$196 - $972

Fly Charlotte to Harrisburg, bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Harrisburg (MDT) CLT - MDT
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa

$157 - $515

Bus via Richmond, Va  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
  3. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
  4. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa 704

$83 - $200

Train, bus  •  16 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Harrisburg Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa 704

$127 - $324

Train, bus via Washington Union Station  •  16 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa 704

$94 - $252

Drive  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Pennsylvania State University 524.7 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from North Carolina to Pennsylvania State University. However, there are services departing from Charlotte, Nc and arriving at Curtin Rd at McCoy Natatorium via Richmond, Va, Washington, Dc, Harrisburg, Pa and N Atherton St at Walker Building. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 40 min.

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The distance between North Carolina and Pennsylvania State University is 362 miles. The road distance is 524.7 miles.

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The best way to get from North Carolina to Pennsylvania State University without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from North Carolina to Pennsylvania State University, including transfers.

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North Carolina to Pennsylvania State University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Charlotte, Nc station.

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The best way to get from North Carolina to Pennsylvania State University is to fly which takes 4 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 40 min.

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There is no direct flight from Charlotte Airport to State College Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 18 min and has one stopover.

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North Carolina to Pennsylvania State University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at State College, Pa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between North Carolina to Pennsylvania State University is 525 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 9 min to drive from North Carolina to Pennsylvania State University.

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

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Map of how to get from North Carolina to Pennsylvania State University.
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  • Distance: 362.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 54 min

What companies run services between North Carolina, USA and Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Charlotte to Pennsylvania State University hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlotte to Pennsylvania State University via Richmond, Va, Washington, Dc, Harrisburg, Pa, State College, Pa, N Atherton St at Walker Building, and Curtin Rd at McCoy Natatorium in around 14 h 40 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to State College via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to State College via Columbia, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to State College via Richmond, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to State College via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to State College via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to State College via New York La Guardia, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlotte to State College via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to State College via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to State College via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to State College via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to Harrisburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlotte to State College via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to State College via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to State College via Covington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to State College via Reagan Washington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $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 Charlotte Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Charlotte Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
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 Harrisburg, Pa to State College, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Charlotte, Nc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Washington, Dc to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Harrisburg to State College, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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